About TPOC

Therapeutic Paws of Canada is a non-profit organization of volunteers providing animal resources for human needs (physical, mental, educational, motivational, socialization) through regular visits to hospitals, residences, schools, etc.  Watch this short video to learn more about Therapeutic Paws of Canada! Overview


Join in to watch our new virtual TPOC Storytime on Youtube as our teams from across Canada read you a story or short poem or passage.  Enjoy seeing familiar faces and some new ones too!  Watch the funny antics of our cats and dogs at home.  Follow this link to our Youtube channel and be sure to subscribe to the TPOC Storytime playlist to see all the new videos when they get posted!  TPOC Storytime 

PetSmart Charities of Canada Supports TPOC, read the full Press Release here - Thank you PetSmart!


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News & Events

  1. Taking Niagara by Storm

    Our new Niagara Team is taking their region by storm! See the full interview here www.youtube.com/watch?v=eZ1eQm-Xuf0

  2. Paws to Read brings a unique experience to Mitchell Woods Public School

    Each week in a one-on-one setting, students take 15 minutes to read aloud to Mac in the library. For the full story visit: https://www.ugdsb.ca/blog/paws-to-read-brings-a-unique-reading-experience-to-mitchell-woods-ps/

  3. Temba Lights Up IWK Health Centre in Halifax

    Temba, the Tibetan Terrier spends his Tuesday’s doing something very special.  For the full story visit https://globalnews.ca/news/4197181/temba-dog-sick-kids-iwk/

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