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

June 4 - Therapy Team Evaluations for the Class and 2nd Quarter Renewals
June 14 - Board of Directors meeting, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
June 16 - In-service, topic tba, 7:00 p.m.

2016 calendar


May 21, 2016 - Meet the Teams - Our featured teams for May are Pat Durcan (Fancy), Marilyn Mitton (Ace), and Liz Shively (Faith). Clicking on each animal's name will take you to their team page. Have fun reading some interesting things about our teams! more...

April 22, 2016 - Vice-president Steve Fontenot and three of our teams appeared on Fox 29's Daytime at Nine this morning.