Akron Children's Doggie Brigade™

Doggie Brigade

Akron Children's has a Doggie Brigade™ program at its Akron campus and Beeghly campus in Boardman. We accept applications for new teams, and screenings are done once a year in the spring. All dogs must pass a thorough veterinary exam and behavioral screening process to be accepted into the program. 

Once accepted into the Brigade, the dogs and their owners earn volunteer credit for their weekly or biweekly visits to the hospital. Akron Children's has offered a Doggie Brigade program since 1992. Doggie Brigade members are registered by the Pet Partners Program.

Does your dog have what it takes to become a Doggie Brigade member?  Find out here

Screening information
Aptitude and Skills Exercises

Learn more about our Doggie Brigade through our blog and on Pinterest.



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