R.E.A.D. Reading Education Assistance Dogs build reading skills and confidence without judgement. Our main focus is respect, responsibility and safety for all. These dogs are welcome in many schools and libraries to be the catalysts for social interaction between teachers and students of all ages.
Zoe, Jake, Daisy and Lulu joined in the fun at the Cadet BBQ at USMA West Point! Our dogs are always a welcome reprieve from the hard work that is done every day. Thanks to our teams for helping make this another fab event!
Paws of War hosted the 9th annual fundraiser by Flannery Animal Hospital in New Windsor, NY. We were honored to participate in raising funds to train rescued dogs for emotional support and service dogs for those who served in the military. Guests were also made aware of the Pet Disaster Relief Van.
Over 1000 military personnel attended the Yellow Ribbon pre and post deployment event in Tarrytown, NY. It was wonderful to meet the families of Service men and women who are protecting our country. Valentino, Daisy, Lexi, Monty and Lulu put smiles on everyone’s faces to thank them for their service.
HV PAWS TEAMS participated in the annual Fleet Week NY celebration on the Intrepid. We are so honored to be a part of this very special Memorial Day Tribute in support of our Servicemen and women.
Dakota visited his friends at the TALLWOODS NURSING and REHAB facility in Bayville where the patients and staff love having him coax the patients along with their therapy. Two of Dakota’s favorites are a 107 year old lady and a 103 year old gentleman.
The returning servicemen and women appreciate the special love and comfort only a therapy dog can give. HV Paws is honored to be invited to these Yellow Ribbon events to support our soldiers in all their efforts.
Truffles, Jake and Ivy Grace provided a break for Mount Saint Mary College students and faculty. “The dogs are comforting for the students during this stressful time of year,” explained Orin Strauchler, assistant dean of Student Support Services and Director of Counseling. “Wagging Tails Stress Relief ” was co-sponsored by the Kaplan Family Library, Learning […]
Our Therapy Dogs were the real troopers today in the 90 degree weather. Our”HOT DOGS” helped decompress Cadets, Officers and Lawyers at West Point Military Academy.
Cooper, Tia and Meeka shared a beautiful morning De-Stressing with the students at St Dominic College.
Seamus, Jake, and Ivy Grace worked their magic at SUNY New Paltz yesterday. The students were grateful to get much-needed stress-relief from our furry friends.
Thrilled to be invited to an awesome day of stress-relieving fun with West Point cadets. Seamus met many happy graduating seniors moving on to be our country’s future leaders.
We were honored and proud to participate in the 911 Memorial Family Fun Walk. Thank you to the Tails of Hope Foundation for inviting us to join them on this special day to honor and recognize all who served, keep those injured in our prayers and pay tribute to the fallen of the 911 attacks.
Today we were presented with the first West Point Certificate of Appreciation from the Directorate of Cadet Activities! Thank you to all our wonderful teams and to the United States Corp of Cadets to help make this happen!
Lulu and Sammi were the guest stars at the UCONN “Fresh Check Day- Fun and Free Mental Health and Wellness Event” for all the students.