New England Pet Partners, Inc. P.O. Box 534 Pelham, NH 03076 © All Rights Reserved 2011
Training and Registration
Pet Assisted Therapy Foundational Training is integrated into group classes at Dog Talk Training and Wellness.
We encourage you to choose trainers/coaches who are aware of the needs of becoming a successful pet therapy team. Awareness Centered Training -
The relationship with our dogs matters, especially in stressful situations. ACT is about balance, relationship, education enrichment, well-
If you need additional mentoring to increase confidence or practice before a team evaluation, call 603-
Pets considered for a therapy program must enjoy interactions with people and be manageable in stressful situations. Owners/handlers will be engaging with staff, patients, family members, parents, and oftentimes, disenchanted people who don’t get “why a pet is in the facility.” Learning to carefully defuse stressful situations is a skill that bodes well if you are interested in pet assisted therapy. Dogs rely on us to guide them in situations where you may need to calm the chaos, redirect, or manage interactions. Then again, walking our dogs in public requires the same connection.
Becoming a Registered Pet Partner Team is a journey is about relationship and process, one that is well worth the effort, if your intention is to share your pet with others and enjoy your dog’s company for a lifetime.
Feel free to call Pet Partners any time for help in clarifying how to register, set up your profile, and renew at
When you are ready to become a team, and book a Team Evaluation with New England Pet Partners, journey below for a summary of steps. Please read:
Please read How to become a Registered Pet Partner
Refer to the Online Pet Partner’s Team Handler’s Course
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 603-
For puppy / dog training class start dates journey to Dog Talk Events
Sign up for NEPP CONNECTS for our updates / events.
Team Evaluations are updated regularly at Pet Partners.
Team Evaluations De-
Licensed Team Evaluators
To become a Registered Pet Partner Team you and your dog (pet) must:
If you choose to fax, scan or mail, we strongly suggest Priority Mail and let Pet Partner’s know.
Team Evaluations are scheduled nationally.
To find a regional location visit Pet Partners or
New England Pet Partners, Community Pet Partners #46489 (New Hampshire).
Visit Events at this website for our Registration Form and Event Dates.
New England Pet Partners offers Team Practicums by Licensed Team Instructors Gary and Maureen Ross.
For prerequisites, training and practicums to become a Licensed Team Evaluator or Instructor please visit
Email email@example.com for information about NEPP’s practicums.