Location: Stollery Children's Hospital
Pet therapy is a referral based program in which trained therapy dogs are integrated into a pediatric patient's psychosocial treatment process. It is a goal directed intervention delivered by a health care professional.Pet Therapy is utilized to:
increase participation in therapies such as physical, occupational, speech or psychological treatments
help in coping or compliance with tests or procedures
help improve mood, decrease anxiety and/or fear of hospitalizatoin or illness
Pet Therapy is utilized to:
Stollery Children's Hospital
Parking and Public transportation available.
Monday7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Call for information.
An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.