Wags for Hope Programs

Our volunteer activities include:

Nursing Homes and Assisted LivingNursing Homes and Assisted Living Visits

Offering a smile and a wet nose to brighten up the days of the residents.


Reading Education Assistance Dogs (READ)Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.®)

Helping to improve the literacy skills of children by having them read to our animals.

More about the R.E.A.D.® Program.


Hospice of Frederick CountyHospice of Frederick County*

Bringing our pets to visit hospice patients.


Frederick County Public SchoolsRock Creek School*

Visiting children with autism and other disabilities.


Frederick Memorial HospitalFrederick Memorial Hospital*

Visiting on many floors to cheer up and help patients get well soon.

* Requires Pet Partners certification to participate.