Therapy Dog Prep School has returned to our Training Center!

First, About our Goal-Directed Therapy Programs

View or download the PDF file below to learn about our dog therapy programs all around San Diego County.

Goal Directed Therapy Programs

Therapy Dog Program Volunteer Application

IMPORTANT NOTE: Certification with Pawsitive Teams’ Therapy Dog Programs only pertains to your volunteer work during Pawsitive Teams-sponsored activities. Our liability insurance will not cover you during any other therapy-related programs or activities.

The person who accompanies the dog on Pawsitive Teams therapy visits must complete this form. If you’re not the owner, you must provide written proof of permission to handle this dog.

After completing the entire form, don’t forget to click on the SEND button at the end.

Preliminary Information

I understand that liability insurance related to Pawsitive Teams' certified therapy dog teams only covers sponsored activities of this organization.

I'm interested in working with health care or educational professionals in a goal-directed setting.

Applicant Information

References: Please give us the names of two personal or business contacts who can act as references on your behalf (no family members). Include person's name, daytime number and relationship.

Do you belong to any clubs or organizations?

Do you train with Operant Conditioning methods (i.e. positive reinforcement & clicker training)?

Are you and your dog certified with any therapy dog organizations?

Dog Information


Spayed or Neutered?

Dog’s City License Current?

Behavioral Information

Has your dog ever bitten another dog?

Does your dog sleep inside at night?

Is your dog housebroken?

Does your dog signal to go outside?

Does your dog toilet on command?

Does your dog behave while being bathed?

Is your dog allowed on the furniture at home?

Is your dog currently working as a therapy dog?

Thank You for your interest in our program!

DECLARATION: To the best of my knowledge and belief, all the statements made above are true and complete. I understand that submitting this form will serve as my electronic signature.

After completing the entire form, click on the SEND button below. We'll contact you in a timely manner. You can contact us at [email protected] or by phone at 858-558-7297