2020 News & Events
MEIJER DONATES $1000 FOR PET FOOD DONATIONS!
Conroy Funeral Home Make a Donation to Best Friends
On February 17, Kyle Conroy, of Conroy Funeral Home in Springfield, OH, is presented a donation check to Best Friends Pet Assisted Therapy. Conroy Funeral Home donated funds to local groups to help celebrate their 100 years of service to the community. Thank you Conroy Funeral Home in Springfield, OH!
Best Friends help in the study to see the benefits of pet therapy
Miami Valley Career Technology Center nursing class had Best Friends Pet Assisted Therapy to class to help the students study decreased blood pressure and better EKGs due to petting and visiting with a pet therapy dog. Clarence and Ruby visited with the students.
Youth at Stillwater Church's 30 hour Famine get a special visit
Best Friends Pet Assisted Therapy went to Stillwater Church in Dayton on Jan 25. They were having a 30 hour famine lock-in for world hunger. The pet therapy teams helped the youth get through some of the last hours of their fasting.
Best Friends supports Blood Drive
For the first time, Best Friends Pet Assisted Therapy went to Yellow Springs High School in Yellow Springs, OH, to support the blood drive held at the school. Many pet therapy teams went to visit with the students at the school to help calm first time donors and bring a smile to everyone's face. One team member even donated blood there. The students enjoyed having the kids at the school.￼. Looks like the dogs are happy, too.
Elroy and Sallie are grateful they can make a difference
Elroy and Sallie Wilson Luther went to Dayton Children’s Hospital feeling grateful and humbled by the lives he’s touching.
Amelia visits at Butler County Juvenile Justice Center
Amelia went to the Butler County Juvenile Justice Center today to visit with the kids.￼