Our Mission

To empower people to live more fulfilling
lives through the human-animal bond.

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Explore Our Programs

Learn how our teams are
making a difference in our


Meet Our Therapy Dogs

Get to know our four-legged volunteers.


“We love the therapy dog program! Bringing therapy dogs into our third-grade classroom for mindfulness sessions has been incredibly beneficial to my students.” – Kara Weatherhead, Aliso School

“It’s amazing how much love and laughter our therapy dogs bring into the lives of the young and young-at-heart in our community. With soft gazes and gentle tail wags, they help bring out the best in everyone and inspire us to become kinder and more connected to one another.” – Karen Lee Stevens, Founder

“Our partnership with Therapy Dogs of SB has greatly benefitted Storyteller students, staff, and volunteers. The joy and excitement felt on campus during their visits are invaluable, and the engagement of our students dramatically increases.” – Haileigh Ortiz , Storyteller Children’s Center