Many of our teams spent Memorial Saturday and Sunday, during fleet week, on the Intrepid with the Red Cross. It was a wonderful venue, one that our teams will not soon forget. We asked those teams that visited for their impressions of their day. As you can see, from their comments, they had a great time and felt that they had an impact on those also visiting that day. Some of their comments are below: Lulu and I had a great time as usual on the Intrepid over Memorial Day weekend. We became creative by using Ivy Grace and Jake's water bowl to collect donations for our
A thank you is always appreciated, but when the kids take time to write them, it always makes it more special. These were from a group of 7th graders at Scofield Magnet Middle School in Stamford, CT. It was a Career Day and we were invited to participate to talk about careers with animals! It […]
April 28, 9:00 am – National September 11 Memorial and Museum Community Day This past weekend Hudson Valley Paws for a Cause kissed April showers goodbye with a fun filled morning and afternoon at the National September 11, Memorial and Museum Community Day in New York City. For the last few years, The Tails of […]
On April 17, 2019, the Hudson Valley Paws for a Cause Pet Therapy Group received the highest presidential honor for Volunteer Service. The Hudson Valley Paws for a Cause Pet Therapy Group has been part of the West Point Community for over 10 years. The dogs and their handlers work at West Point in different […]
On Sunday, April 7, several of the therapy dog teams from Hudson Valley Paws for a Cause, and in collaboration with the American Red Cross, spent the day at the Newburgh Army Base with our service men, women, and their families preparing for deployment. They will be deployed anywhere from six months to two years. […]
Have you heard about the volunteer dogs in the American Red Cross GNY Region? If you haven’t heard about the program within the GNY region it might be of interest for you to become familiar with our four- footed friends who help at many of the venues we take part in with the Red Cross […]
Do you like canines? Do you like cars? Do you like yummy cuisine? If you answered yes then you need to attend our fundraiser on February 10th from 3:30 to 6:00pm at Come to Happiness 1067 North St, Greenwich, and then you get to tour the Pray Achievement Center. There will be plenty of puppy […]
DeStressing Cadets at Ike Hall at the Blood Drive at West Point made everyone relaxed. No one can be stressed with these sweet pups around.
Raine visited with ladies at the Regan Residence, making everyone smile and laugh.
Ivy Grace and George made a Christmas visit to Sapphire Nursing home this morning. Spreading the joy of this beautiful day. Merry Christmas to all who celebrate.
What an honor to march with veterans in the NYC Veterans Day Parade! Thousands attended to honor all who served our wonderful country. Thank you to all our veterans for your service!
Once again, we were invited back to Indeed offices located in Stamford, CT. It is always fun to surprise the employees for some stress relief with our dogs! And we appreciate their generous donations! Thank you Indeed!
HVPAWS was invited to attend the first Veterans Retreat in Otisville, NY! So many vendors, lots of wonderful food and very special veterans attended this event. Zoe, Hunter, Douglas, and Lulu were welcomed with open arms!