FREE! For those interested in Animal Assisted Interactions, you can watch Suzanne Clothier's keynote and closing presentations at the SPEAK! conference hosted by the University of Minnesota. 

Dr. Kirby Wycoff & Dr. Temple Grandin at the 2014 International Veterinary Social Work Summit hosted by U of TNContinuing the dialogue about the many considerations involving Animal Assisted Therapy, our colleague Dr. Kirby Wycoff is a featured guest on the NPR program, Dog Talk. Dr. Wycoff's continuing work in this field offers everyone involved in AAT food for thought.

Here's a powerful thought from Edith Windsor:

"If you really care about the quality of somebody’s life as much as you care about the quality of your own, you have it made."

Before I began teaching in British Columbia in mid-June, I had a day to be a tourist. I used the opportunity to visit The Raptors in Duncan, BC thanks to a tip from Carole Orr. My friend Suzanne Webb and I set off to spend the day with hawks, owls, falcons & eagles under the guidance of falconer & The Raptors' center staff member Devon Casagrande.