Welcome To Pet Therapy Of The Ozarks

Pet Therapy of the Ozarks, Inc. is a not-for profit Missouri Corporation organized to provide emotional therapy visits to nursing homes, hospitals, schools and other facilities. We are based in Springfield, Missouri and serve institutions within a 50 mile radius. As a strictly volunteer group, our pet therapy association is funded through membership dues and donor support.  We certify Pet Therapy dogs with prior Canine Good Citizenship certificates twice a year.  We are not equipped to train Service Dogs nor Emotional Support Animals.

Upcoming Events

Jun
24
Thu
2021
6:00 pm Semi-Annual Membership Dinner @ Lake Springfield Boathouse - Northwoods Pavilion
Semi-Annual Membership Dinner @ Lake Springfield Boathouse - Northwoods Pavilion
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This is our semi-annual business meeting, plus the induction of our newest class of members and their dogs. It will be different this time around also – we’ll be outside, dogs will be permitted, food & drink will not[...]
Aug
21
Sat
2021
12:30 pm PTO Workshop @ Springfield Missouri Dog Training Club (SMDTC)
PTO Workshop @ Springfield Missouri Dog Training Club (SMDTC)
Aug 21 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Sep
18
Sat
2021
12:30 pm PTO Evaluations @ Springfield Missouri Dog Training Club (SMDTC)
PTO Evaluations @ Springfield Missouri Dog Training Club (SMDTC)
Sep 18 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm