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TV News Features Scripps Pet Therapy Teams During National Volunteer Week

Therapy dogs visit patients at Scripps hospitals throughout the year

Scripps Health Recognizes Pet Therapy Teams

Local TV news covered the annual volunteer recognition of Scripps’ pet therapy teams at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, where more than a dozen therapy dogs and their handlers gathered for a hot dog party. CBS8 News followed Bon Bon, a French Bulldog therapy dog, as she rounded the hospital with her handler and captured her cuddling with one grateful patient.


View the coverage on CBS8 News: Therapy Dogs Are Just What the Doctor Ordered


KUSI and KBNT also covered the event but video clips are not available.

Media Contact

Leonel Sanchez
858-678-6508