Therapy Animals of San Antonio

Bringing People and Animals Together for Healing

Who We Are

Therapy Animals of San Antonio is an all volunteer non-profit 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization, an affiliate member of the International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO), and a GuideStar Exchange Gold Participant. We are led by a Board of Directors and publish an Annual Report. Our mission since 1989 has been bringing people and animals together for healing. more...

Thank You for a Great Fiesta® Pooch Parade

We would like to thank our sponsors, participants, and volunteers for a great Fiesta® Pooch Parade. Special thanks go to our Best in Show sponsor - North Park Subaru; and to our Top Dog sponsors - Grande Communications, H-E-B, Natures Goodness, Petco, Petco Foundation, Purina, and Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming. Congratulations to our costume contest winners. They are Best in Show - Teena Larson, Top Dog -  Irene Cedar, Most Creative - Megan Maturo, Most Patriotic - Hilary Debow, Best Fiesta Flair - Amada Guillen, and Best Matched Human and Dog - Elsa Zepeda. We look forward to seeing you next year at the 19th Annual Fiesta® Pooch Parade on April 29, 2017!North Park Subaru logo

Upcoming Events

November 13 - Annual Meeting and Blessing of the Animals, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., Morgan's Wonderland, map

2016 calendar

2017 calendar


October 19, 2016 - Congratulations to our new and renewing teams from the October 8 evaluations. They are Melissa Allen-Jones and Mylie, Graham Bishop and Victoria, Phyllis Blair and Curby, Michelle DeAtley and Latte, Brenda Leiser and Fred, and Marilyn Mitton and Ace. more...

October 4, 2016 - Four of our six Ronald McDonald House teams attended the ribbon cutting event for the house at the Children's Hospital of San Antonio.  Pictured below are Neven Jones and Lisa, Ginny Flanders and Emma, Donna Schweitzer and Bailey, and Dan Lindahl and Moose.

RMH group