Pet Therapy

Broward Children’s Center’s Pet Therapy Program – Pawsitive Friends – is considered a Complementary Alternative
Medicine (CAM) intervention, and is known to have the following positive effects on the infants, children, and
young adults we serve:

  • Decrease anxieties and pain
  • Increase self-esteem
  • Increase self-awareness
  • Increase socialization

Meet our therapy dogs:

big dog

Callie

 

small dog

Houdini

 

For additional information regarding Pet Therapy,
please contact 954.416.2444 Ext. 108, to speak with our Therapy Coordinator.