Kathy and Winnie
Following a career in nursing, Kathy McNaught and her dog Winnie began volunteering with HABIC in 2017 to support individuals and families in their local community.
Brian and Robin and Kiko
A rescue cat with a special personality and the love of his new family offers support as a therapy animal for Colorado communities.
Theresa and Summer
Summer, a Golden Retriever, loves to give comfort to others and immediately encourages people to pet her when she’s working as a therapy dog.
Wayne and Rex & Lacy
“HABIC is a worthwhile program which allows one to give back to the community and improve the lives of others,” said Boyles.
Jackie and Sophie
Jacqueline Rusho and her rescued Great Pyrenees dog Sophie developed a special bond with senior residents of long-term care facilities.
Susie and Gracie
It takes a very special HABIC team to volunteer to work in a hospice setting. One such team is Susie Davis and her Golden Retriever, Gracie.
Kathleen and Jimmy
Kathleen Huggins and her dog Jimmy volunteer at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Denver Hospice. Jimmy is a rescue from Denver Dumb Friends League who now excels in his two jobs as a therapy dog.
Anndevoy and Fingal
Anndevoy Ryan and her dog Fingal received their HABIC certification and began working at Green House Homes at Mirasol, a skilled nursing care facility, in Loveland, Colorado.
Emily and Jackson
CSU student Emily Oltmanns and her service-trained dog Jackson volunteer with HABIC. Life as a therapy dog is the perfect job for Jackson.