Heeling Friends in Steamboat seeks volunteers
Spring recruitment for pet therapy program starts at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday
March 19, 2010
Heeling Friends spring recruitment schedule
■ 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday: Informational meeting at Strawberry Park Elementary School (pet handlers only)
■ 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday: Training at Strawberry Park Elementary (pet handlers and pets)
■ April 11: Daylong workshop for pet handlers
■ April 18: Pet handler and pet evaluation
Heeling Friends pets need to be at least 1 year old and know basic obedience commands. Heeling Friends teams are required to make a two-year commitment to volunteer at least twice a month.
Anyone interested in participating in the spring recruitment must register with Heeling Friends Executive Director Lynette Weaver by Saturday. Call 871-0021 to register. Learn more about the program at this site.