Pet Assisted Therapy
Dorothy E. Schneider Cancer Center at Mills-Peninsula Medical Center - San Mateo Campus
The Pet Assisted Therapy program at the Dorothy E. Schneider Cancer Center is provided in partnership with the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA. Visits by specially certified pet therapy dogs and their trainers help decrease stress and relieve anxiety, favorably affect various physiological functions, and provide an overall improved sense of well being to patients and their families. For more information on this program, please call (650) 656-4509.