Latest Past Events

40th Anniversary Celebration

Burnaby, BC

Pets and Friends is excited to be celebrating our 40th Anniversary! Our pet therapy program has been sharing the love through pet therapy visitations in the lower mainland with residents, patients, and students in seniors facilities, hospitals, hospices, cancer treatment centres, colleges and more for 4 decades. If you are a current pet therapy volunteer […]


Information Session

Virtual British Columbia

If you are interested in volunteering with your dog in your community, join us to learn more about becoming a pet therapy team today! Find out more about the pet therapy program including requirements, expectations, ongoing commitment, steps to become a pet therapy team, how to apply, available opportunities as well as ask any questions […]


Pet Screening

Vancouver, BC Vancouver

All prospective therapy pets must be evaluated for suitability and temperament for therapy visitations. Only those pets who are successful in their evaluation will be invited to join the pet therapy program. The evaluation takes 30 minutes per pet. Please review Become a Pet Therapy Team for more information or to request an application package.