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CAAP Program

Make A Difference

Our CAAP goal is to provide everyone with a safe and enjoyable experience. If you have any questions and/or concerns, please feel free to contact us.


  • 18 years of age or older
  • Pets must be in good health and current on all vaccinations. Proof of vaccinations from your veterinarian is required at time of CAAP certification
  • Commit to at least six months with a minimum of one visit per month

The Process

  1. Acquire Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Certification
    • Click here to see what the test entails and to find local testers. You can also contact us for information on local testers.
  2. Acquire CAAP Certification
    • This test sees how the animals react to situations that may come about in a nursing facility or hospital. The test items will be mailed to you upon completion of the CGC certification and scheduling of the CAAP Test. Plase contact us to schedule an appointment.

CAAP pets and handlers will receive a bandana and name tag to be worn while participating. We would love to have you and your companion animal as a part of our program!

Contact Shana Bockelman at (include "CAAP Program" in the subject line), or call her at (513) 607-9755.