Mile High Magazine 1/01/2023 Canine Partners of the Rockies with Children’s Hospital

Guest:  Bridget Domenighini Director of Development & Communications Canine Partners of the Rockies and Allie Butler, Child Life Specialist Colorado Children’s Hospital Canine Partners of the Rockies raises, trains and places service dogs.  They stay in contact with the placement for their lifetime.  They continue to train the dog with their partners.  They only place in Colorado so they can maintain those relationships.  Canine Partners of the Rockies had partnered with Children’s hospital, they were matched with a dog named Kit.  Kit is the hospitals first full time dog dedicated to the pediatric mental health unit.  Kit helps create normalcy, provides a calm and comfort motivation for the kids to get up each day.  Kit has made such an impact with the Kit, they get so excited to see her.     https://www.caninepartnersoftherockies.org/

Published: Monday, January 02, 2023   |   Runtime: 14:37