Touched by an Angel

Touched by an Angel Community Program

Eleanor, an English Cream Golden Retriever, travels with her owner, Carolyn, to 3 senior centers in New Hampshire as a therapy dog. In total, up to 97 seniors participate in weekly meetings with Eleanor and Carolyn. The duo started their visits in April 2022.

Eleanor was born at Honor Therapy & Service Dogs-Charlotte, NC and was trained at Giving Retriever, LLC to be a Service Dog/Therapy Dog. 

Eleanor celebrating her 8th birthday at Mount Washington Valley Adult Day Center!

Source of “Benefits of working with Therapy Dogs:” Revised Edition – “Wanted! Animal Volunteers” by Mary R. Burch