News & Updates

15 Apr
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From “Throw Away” to Titled Therapy Pet, Rusty the Brave Leads the Way

If you’ve been to a parade, you may have met Rusty. But you probably don’t know all of his story. As part of our celebration of 35 years of licking loneliness, we’ve invited our volunteers to share their stories with ...

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31 Mar
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CityDog Magazine Article

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31 Mar
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Therapy Dogs Take Front Seat in Health Care

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28 Jan
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2017 Bullroast Tickets

2017 Bullroast Ticket Form (.pdf) 2017 Bullroast Ticket Form (.docx)

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28 Jan
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2017 Bullroast Donation Information

Donation Letter 2017 Bullroast Donation Letter (.pdf) 2017 Bullroast Donation Letter (.docx) Donation Form 2017 Bullroast Donation Form (.pdf) 2017 Bullroast Donation Form (.docx)

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17 Nov
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Pets on Wheels event a ‘rollicking good time’

It was a beautiful fall day for the First Annual Wheel to Heal event sponsored by the Hunt Valley Rotary on Oct. 29. Participants came with wagons, skateboards, bikes and strollers to tackle a 3-mile loop on the Torrey C. ...

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16 Nov
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Adult day care helps keep senior citizens active

Ninety-something-year-old Bill Herr typically needs two people to help him walk – with a walker, but he was cutting up a rug last week during Zumba class – a seated Zumba class – dancing across the room. Theresa DiVenti and ...

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16 Nov
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A pack of smiles: Local barn animal delivers joy to assisted living center

Everlast’s mop of curly hair and long neck make him the perfect height for looking people in the eye. He is smaller than an average alpaca, but as a therapy animal, he is just right. Lynn Cherish, the owner and ...

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30 Oct
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Judith Fishman and her Golden Helpers Bring Joy in Difficult Times

By Harry Bosk Like most Pets on Wheels (PoW) volunteers, Judith Fishman loves dogs and helping others. She regularly visits FutureCare in Reisterstown or Gilchrest Hospice and brings one of her Golden Retrievers with her. Initially, Judith didn’t think she ...

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19 Oct
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The Lesser Team, Volunteers Extraordinaire!

By Philip Hosmer The first time Steve Lesser volunteered for Pets on Wheels, he was discouraged and thought he was not a good fit for the program. He and his wife Eileen had taken their golden retriever Sandy to Arden ...

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