PAC Therapy Animals

Abby - PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Abby

Handler’s Name:  Jen
Dog’s name:  Abby
Breed:  Maltese
Therapy Animal Since:  2021
Favorite Toy:  Unicorn stuff animal
Favorite Activity:  Eating and sleeping
Favorite Treat:  Ice cream
Greatest Accomplishment:  Becoming a therapy dog

Bart

Bart

Handler’s Name: Jeanelle
Dog's name: Bart
Breed: Brussels Griffon
Therapy Animal Since: 2019
Favorite Toy: Squeaky taco
Favorite Activity: Going to brunch
Favorite Treat: Bananas
Greatest Accomplishment: Becoming a PAC therapy dog

Beau - PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Beau

Handler’s Name:  Dotan Saguy
Dog’s name:  Beau 
Breed:  Goldendoodle
Therapy Animal Since:  2022
Favorite Toy:  Plush toys he can destroy in 5 minutes and  squeaky rubber balls
Favorite Activity:  Swimming
Favorite Treat:  Apples
Greatest Accomplishment:  Becoming a therapy dog

Birdie PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Birdie

Handler’s Name:  Erin
Dog’s name:  Birdie
Breed:  Akbash/Great Pyrenees
Therapy Animal Since:  2020
Favorite Toy:  Shoes
Favorite Activity:  Hikes and beach walks
Favorite Treat:  Ice cream
Greatest Accomplishment:  Becoming a therapy dog

Blue Moon - Miniature Horse

Blue Moon

Handler’s Name: Victoria
Breed: Miniature Horse, Black and White Pinto
PAC Starting Year: Since 2017
Favorite Toy: Her keyboard
Favorite Activity: Getting cuddled by kids!
Favorite Treat: Carrots
Greatest Accomplishment: Leading her 6 other miniature horse sisters in the Tournament of Roses Parade

BobDylan - Maremma Sheepdog

BobDylan

Handler’s Name: Adam Goldworm
Breed: Maremma Sheepdog
PAC Starting Year: 2017
Favorite Toy: Squirrels
Favorite Activity: Running on the beach in Malibu
Favorite Treat: Belly rubs
Greatest Accomplishment: Starred in a Hollywood movie

Bondi PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Bondi

Handler’s Name:  Karen
Dog’s name:  Bondi
Breed:  French Bulldog
Therapy Animal Since:  2022
Favorite Toy:  French Bulldog stuffed toy
Favorite Activity:  Chasing a ball and swimming
Favorite Treat: Blueberry baked treats
Greatest Accomplishment:  Learning to swim

Bubbles - Black Labrador

Bubbles

Handler’s Name: Jane Tomlinson
Dogs Name: Bubbles
Gender: Female
PAC Starting Year: Since 2014
Favorite Toy: Pink Pig
Favorite Activity: Socializing
Favorite Treat: In & Out Burger
Greatest Accomplishment: Being accepted into the PAC program at 14 months

Clara PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Clara

Handler’s Name:  Roxanne
Dog’s name:  Clara
Breed:  Yellow Labrador
Therapy Animal Since:  2018
Favorite Toy:  A furry sloth that squeaks
Favorite Activity:  Going to the beach
Favorite Treat: Bananas
Greatest Accomplishment:  Making a patient’s day

Dickens PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Dickens

Handler’s Name:  Jane Tomlinson
Dog’s name:  Dickens
Breed:  Yellow Labrador
Therapy Animal Since:  2020
Favorite Toy:  French Woody Woodpecker
Favorite Activity:  Walking, running and socializing
Favorite Treat: In-N-Out Burger
Greatest Accomplishment:  Getting in the PAC Program at 1 year old

Georgia PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Georgia

Handler’s Name:  Paula
Dog’s name:  Georgia
Breed:  Labrador Retriever
Therapy Animal Since:  2019
Favorite Toy:  Soft blue fuzzy bone
Favorite Activity:  Being petted
Favorite Treat: Vanilla ice cream
Greatest Accomplishment: Becoming a PAC dog

Gus PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Gus

Handler’s Name:  Ellen
Dog’s name:  Gus
Breed:  Teddy Bear Doodle
Therapy Animal Since:  2015
Favorite Toy:  Stuffed animals
Favorite Activity:  Playing with his “brothers”
Favorite Treat: Cheese
Greatest Accomplishment: Passing therapy dog test with a perfect score, and becoming the second youngest dog in the PAC Program

Izzy PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Izzy

Handler’s Name:  Melissa
Dog’s name:  Izzy
Breed:  Husky
Therapy Animal Since:  2016
Favorite Toy:  Squeaky tennis ball
Favorite Activity:  Loves volunteering and going on walks
Favorite Treat: Cucumbers and carrots
Greatest Accomplishment: Always smiling, loving and cuddling

Kelda PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Kelda

Handler’s Name:  Constance Howell
Dog’s name:  Kelda
Breed:  Lab/Golden mix
Therapy Animal Since:  2014
Favorite Toy:  A stick
Favorite Activity:  Running around with a stick
Favorite Treat: Whatever is closest
Greatest Accomplishment: Becoming a PAC therapy dog

Kennedy PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Kennedy

Handler’s Name:  Laura Botfeld
Dog’s name:  Kennedy
Breed:  Standard Poodle
Therapy Animal Since:  2019
Favorite Toy:  Basketball
Favorite Activity:  Sneaking snacks at night
Favorite Treat: Butter
Greatest Accomplishment: Flying from Alabama to Los Angeles

Lola PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Lola

Handler’s Name:  Bobbie Blake
Dog’s name:  Lola
Breed:  Yellow Labrador Retriever
Therapy Animal Since:  2022
Favorite Toy:  Balls
Favorite Activity:  Retrieving her ball toys
Favorite Treat: All food
Greatest Accomplishment: Losing 47 lbs., earning her CGC and CGCA, and becoming a therapy dog at UCLA Health

Lola-18 PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Lola

Handler’s Name:  Abbey
Dog’s name:  Lola
Breed:  Miniature Poodle
Therapy Animal Since:  2018
Favorite Toy:  A pink dog named “Baby”
Favorite Activity:  Cuddling
Favorite Treat: Peanut butter treats
Greatest Accomplishment: Being rescued and becoming a therapy dog

Norse PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Norse

Handler’s Name:  Dave Stevenson
Dog’s name:  Norse
Breed:  Golden Retriever/Yellow Lab
Therapy Animal Since:  2018
Favorite Toy:  Squeaking hedge hog
Favorite Activity:  Swimming
Favorite Treat: Peanut butter
Greatest Accomplishment: Promoting the 2028 Los Angeles Olympic Games

Penelope PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Penelope

Handler’s Name:  Victoria
Dog’s name:  Penelope 
Breed:  Miniature horse
Therapy Animal Since:  2021
Favorite Toy:  Rubber chicken
Favorite Activity:  Running on the beach
Favorite Treat: Fruit popsicles
Greatest Accomplishment: Walking in the Rose Parade

Pitzel PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Pitzel Ritz

Handler’s Name:  Judy
Dog’s name:  Pitzel Ritz
Breed:  Brussels Griffon
Therapy Animal Since:  2019
Favorite Toy:  Human beings
Favorite Activity:  Agility and meeting new people
Favorite Treat: Apples, veggies and snacks
Greatest Accomplishment: Becoming a PAC dog, a professional model and Presidog of the Lambchop Lovers Club

Queen Victoria PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Queen Victoria

Handler’s Name: Jennifer
Dog’s name:  Queen Victoria
Breed:  Bernedoodle
Therapy Animal Since:  2022
Favorite Toy:  Stuffed Kermit the Frog
Favorite Activity:  Chasing bubbles
Favorite Treat: Pizza
Greatest Accomplishment: Becoming a UCLA Health therapy dog

Samar PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Samar Sattar

Handler’s Name: Khatija Ahmad Moosa
Dog’s name:  Samar Sattar
Breed:  Golden Retriever
Therapy Animal Since:  2017
Favorite Toy:  Squeaky balls
Favorite Activity:  Swimming with fur friends
Favorite Treat: Beef jerky
Greatest Accomplishment: AACR Volunteer

Thor PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Thor

Handler’s Name: Stella Behrens
Dog’s name:  Thor
Breed:  Siberian Husky
Therapy Animal Since:  2018
Favorite Toy:  Spiky squeaky balls
Favorite Activity:  Aqua mushing
Favorite Treat: Chicken anything
Greatest Accomplishment: Living life to the fullest with only three canines

Toby PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Toby

Handler’s Name: Chrisann
Dog’s name:  Toby
Breed:  Bernedoodle
Therapy Animal Since:  2022
Favorite Toy:  Pineapple Kong
Favorite Activity:  Loving everyone in sight
Favorite Treat: Bone
Greatest Accomplishment: Being a therapy dog

Waylon PAC Therapy Animal (People-Animal Connection)

Waylon

Handler’s Name: Shane Salley
Dog’s name:  Waylon
Breed:  English Springer Spaniel
Therapy Animal Since:  2020
Favorite Toy:  Giraffey and squeaky acorn
Favorite Activity:  Hiking Temescal Canyon
Favorite Treat: Anything BBQ
Greatest Accomplishment: Becoming a UCLA Health therapy dog

Willow People-Animal Connection (PAC)

Willow Blue

Handler’s Name: Victoria
Dog’s name:  Willow Blue
Breed:  Miniature horse
Therapy Animal Since:  2013
Favorite Toy:  Rubber ball
Favorite Activity:  Running in the neighbor’s corral
Favorite Treat: Carrots
Greatest Accomplishment: Walking alongside children in their wheelchairs