December 10, 2018 - We would like to recognize and congratulate the following members who received awards at our Annual Meeting on November 4. In Recognition of Community Service Award - Pat Storlie (QT); Board Member "Thank You" Award - Phyllis Blair (Curby) 2016-2018; Priscilla Williams 2016-2018 and Charlotte Wenger (Luka) 2014-2018; Board Officer "Thank You" Award - Lynda Melendez (Pax, Meg and Gabe) 2014-2018; Recognition Award - Chris Manley (Cash) and Mary Lou Wilson; Making a Difference Award - Diane Hook (Jonah) and Diane Goldsmith (Karlee and Krystal); Ongoing Dedication and Support Award - Bev Oakes (Tessa and Zane); Contribution to the Field Photo Award - Bellin (Kassia and Steve Fontenot).
November 5, 2018 - Congratulations to Shanti, Norma Brooks therapy dog, who has been selected to be King Anbarkio XII, our official Fiesta® representative.
November 5, 2018 - Congratulations to our new and renewing teams from the October 27 evaluations. They are Melissa Allen Jones and Mylie, Phyllis Blair and Curby, Nancy-Jo Carr and Buddy, Nychole Krause and Kingston, Brenda Leiser and Fred, Jackie Redding and Kingston, and Mindie Stewart and Juke.
September 11, 2018 - Meet the Teams - Our featured teams for September are Jeanne Melendez (Caroline), Bev Oakes (Zane Grey), Kaitlin Pruskowski (Sammy), Wayne Stacey (Beaux), and Allie Staves (Freya). Clicking on each animal's name will take you to their team page. Have fun reading some interesting things about our teams!
August 28, 2018 - Congratulations to our new and renewing teams from the August 18 evaluations. They are Beverly Hebert and Nikki, Susana Holland and Frida, Robin Jones and Pepper, Christi Morrison and Maggie, and Dorothy Reidy and Sienna.
August 15, 2018 - Mary Cosper and her partner Buddy were featured on a KENS5 TV report on August 2.
July 14, 2018 - Meet the Teams - Our featured teams for July are K'Lynn Ball (Darcy Lynn), Christin Cogley (Pippin), Jason George (Soluna), Walter Macias (Hans), SuEarl McReynolds (Roscoe), Pat Smutz (Kira), and Suki Smutz (Kira). Clicking on each animal's name will take you to their team page. Have fun reading some interesting things about our teams!
June 22, 2018 - Congratulations to our new and renewing teams from the June 16 evaluations. They are Audrey Charlton and Indigo, Brianne Davis and Jax, Kathi France and Zac, Donna Schweitzer and Bailey, Sherry Smith and Bayleigh, and Mary Kay Stewart and Dooley.
June 2, 2018 - Congratulations to the following new and renewing teams from the May 19 evaluations. They are Diana Andrus and Roxy, Gerald Dubinski and Bonnie, Lynda Melendez and Meg, Jennifer Ochoa and Eeko, Sandra Mayes and Stripe, and Tamara Yates and Yogini.
May 12, 2018 - Congratulations to the winners in the Fiesta® Pooch Parade costume contest. They are Best in Show - Roxane Deluna, Top Dog - Nikole Hampton, Most Creative - Audrey Deering, Most Patriotic - Pam And Jason Colbert, Best Fiesta Flair - Nina De La Rosa, and Best Matched Human and Animal - Irene Cedar. Photos by Doug Fletcher.
April 20, 2018 - Therapy Animals of San Antonio is honored to have been chosen by Sedgwick to receive a $10,000 donation at the Risk Management Society Annual Conference held in San Antonio recently. We are grateful for their support of our mission of bringing people and animals together for healing. You can read about our participation at the conference on the Sedgwick blog.
March 15, 2018 - Congratulations to the following new and renewing teams from the March 10 evaluations. They are Keith Caldwell and Kracker, Mary Cosper and Buddy, Barbara Shirley and Miles, and Stacy Wallace and Kracker.
March 10, 2018 - Meet the Teams - Our featured teams for March are Tom Ball (Thomas), Diane Goldsmith (Karlee), Neven Jones (Lisa), Marilyn Kruse (Samson), Eileen Loflin (Blue), Chris Manley (Cash), and Patti Zapata (Blue). Clicking on each animal's name will take you to their team page. Have fun reading some interesting things about our teams!
February 18, 2018 - Congratulations to our new and renewing teams from the February 10 evaluations. They are Diane Goldsmith and Krystal, Neven Jones and Lisa, Sam Perrow and George, Darby Stacey and Bisca, Murray Warner and Tuppy, and Charlotte Wenger and Luka.
February 17, 2018 - Our Fiesta® Pooch Parade medal has arrived! They are $10.00 each. Members may purchase them at Board meetings or at the Animal Crackers Picnic. They are available while supplies last to the public now at the Fiesta® Store, on April 19 at Pin Pandemonium during Fiesta® Fiesta at Hemisfair Park, and on April 28 at the Fiesta® Pooch Parade.