Visit nursing home?

asked 2021-11-06 11:24:28 -0600

I was wondering if any sitters have personal animals that I could hire to visit my mom once a week in the nursing home. The only requirement the home has is that the dog/cat have proof of shots. We live in Lakeland, FL.

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answered 2021-11-06 14:17:29 -0600

Therapy dogs regularly visit nursing homes and retirement communities. Why don't you talk to the administrators of your mother's facility about establishing such a program. I did find one such organization in your area which can be start:


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answered 2021-11-14 22:47:12 -0600

I think the girl scouts also come to visit earning a badge for it. You might check that out also.

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