New England Pet Partners, Inc. 501c.3 Community Pet Partner #46489

Sharing our pets to enhance well-being and education


A few moments of joy ...

The benefits of A.A.A. & AAT

Let’s make a difference ...

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Can you imagine never being able to touch or see a pet again? It happens and you can make a difference!.

Do you have a calm, friendly dog or cat? Are you interested in visiting local hospitals, care facilities, schools, libraries or other venues?

New England Pet Partners evolved in 2007 as a non-profit 501c.3 organization dedicated to raising awareness about the benefits that pets can have on human health and well-being.

As a Community Pet Partner®, we expanded the therapeutic role with training by offering licensed team evaluations to potential Registered Pet Partner® potential Therapy Teams.

Registered teams participate in private practice, physical and occupational therapy, mental health/wellness, hospitals, schools, universities and more ...

Teams help children improve their reading skills  with Read with Me.  

There are two distinct programs that NEPP offers: Animal assisted Activities and Animal Assisted Therapy.

Animal Assisted Activities provides opportunities for motivational and recreational benefits to enhance a person’s well-being. People who enjoy pets get to enjoy the connection.  

Animal Assisted Therapy is a directed intervention using pets to meet specific therapeutic goals in collaboration with attending primary care staff.  

Reading with Me and canine-assisted learning teams deliver interactions that can enhance existing programs in schools and libraries.  To learn more ...

Animal-Assisted Therapy

Pet-Assisted Activities

How you can:      Volunteer     Become a Pet Assisted Therapy Team     NEPP Brochure        Donate - PayPal

Registered Visiting Teams

Training and Registration

Registered Pet Partner Teams are known for their integrity, training, professionalism and continuing education.

Join NEPP Connects to help connect teams and facilities, and catch up on the latest team news.

NEPP Donation Form

Thank you for making a difference


Learn More - Benefits

a Smile, a Word, a Laugh, a Deep Breath, a Hand Reaching,

a Trust, a Step Forward,a Sense of Well-Being,

a Small Change Makes a Big Difference...