Category: Therapy Dogs

Books & Woofs

by Martha Michael There is a group of Santa Clarita residents who believe reading is fundogmental. Several times a month, local children and their parents line up at a designated library to take a turn reading to friendly canines who are Reading Education Assistance Dogs. Known as R.E.A.D., the goal of the program is to […] Read more

Therapy Dogs

By Martha Michael >>> Tracy Grant has a dog that spends a lot of time in hospitals. No, he’s not being treated for any medical conditions; in fact, it’s the other way around. Her 10-year-old Maltipoo, “Cosmo,” is the one actually offering the treatment to patients there. “Cosmo is my therapy dog,” Grant said. “He […] Read more