Pet-Assisted Speech Therapy

Friendship Needs No Words: The Rewards of Pet-Assisted Speech Therapy

  • Posted on: 29 January 2014
  • By: Tina McCoy

Can Special Ed come to my birthday party? What kinds of stories does Truffle like to read? Is Lily due for a check-up? Can Surprise run fast? These well-formed questions are music to any speech pathologist’s ears but who are Special Ed, Truffle, Lily and Surprise? They are registered Pet Partners® who accompany me to work as a speech pathologist. CommuniK-9, Inc. is a speech therapy practice that incorporates specially trained Pet Partners®.