Therapy Dogs - Dog Breeds

Therapy dogs are trained to show and affection to people in hospitals, retirement homes, and other places they are needed. They are sometimes even used in disaster areas to help ease the burden of sufferers. Many people enjoy being able to hug of pet the dog and can help them cope with their situation. We have compiled a list of the most popular breeds used as therapy dogs. Whether you are looking for a dog to use for therapy, or just need a good family pet, you are sure to find one in this category. We have included detailed breed information and pictures.