Thank you for your interest in Creature Comfort Pet Therapy. We have an amazing group of volunteer members and would love to have you join us! Please review the information below prior to applying to test with Creature Comfort.
The therapy animal test is about 30 minutes long.
Pet Therapy Test For Dogs: Click here
Pet Therapy Test for Other Animals (rabbits, cats, etc): Click here
Not ready to test yet? Please reach out to our partner training facilities for guidance. You can find a list here.
I am ready, how do I start the process?
Below are some details on our membership process. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.
STEP 2: Intake Call
This is an opportunity for you to ask questions regarding our test or organization and for the Creature Comfort staff to get to know you a bit. We will review your goals for pet therapy and your availability so we can ensure we have visits to fit your desires, schedule
STEP 3: Pet Therapy Test
The pet therapy test is a combination of obedience and pet temperament. If you wish to visit with two or more dogs, you must pass the test with each dog separately. If more than one person in the family wishes to do visits, they must each pass the test with the animal.
STEP 4: Orientation
This online live Orientation will cover visiting techniques, safe handling practices and a review of our policies. This is also a fantastic time for you to ask any questions you may have regarding visits.
STEP 5: Training Visit
On your first therapy visit, you will be accompanied by an experienced therapy team who will help you along. Our staff will continue to provide ongoing guidance during your first months of visitation.
STEP 6: Scheduling Call
We know scheduling your first few visits can be overwhelming. Our Scheduling Coordinator will assist you in using our dynamic online calendar and getting started on visits.
APPLICATION FEE - $100.00 ($60 Testing and Onboarding and $40 Membership Dues)
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TEST RESCHEDULING FEE - $50.00
There is a $50 fee for rescheduling within two weeks of your scheduled test date.
You will receive a full refund if you cancel more than two weeks before your scheduled pet therapy test date. No refunds will be given for cancellations within two weeks of your scheduled test.
If you do not pass your pet therapy test, you will receive a $25 refund or you may apply it towards a retest.
Creature Comfort Pet Therapy performs visits within the area indicated on this map.