Partners and

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Canine Assisted Therapy, Inc. is funded by generous contributions from individuals, businesses, and community organizations, and grants. C.A.T. also receives support from ongoing fundraisers such as special events and online activities.

We would like to acknowledge and thank our current partners and supporters:

Best in Show:


Community Foundation of Broward: Support has been provided by the following Funds at the Community Foundation of Broward:

Mary Lucile Charlton Fund
LaVere G. and Mabel R. White Fund
Edward and Lola Marshman Fund
Frank D. and Anita M. Butler Endowment Fund

United Way of Broward County: This grant was made possible by the Dignity in Aging Funders Collaborative:

United Way of Broward County
Jewish Federation of Broward County
The Frederick A. DeLuca Foundation
Support has been provided by the Mary and Alex Mackenzie Community Impact Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward

Top Dog:


  • Sally and Frank Atlass Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward
  • The Batchelor Foundation, Inc.
  • Norman Braman Philanthropic Fund
  • The Burnap Foundation
  • City of Oakland Park
  • Fritch Foundation, Inc.
  • Josephine S. Leiser Foundation, Inc.
  • The Edward and Gale McBride Foundation, Inc.
  • Tony Stewart Foundation

Man’s Best Friend:


  • Wayne Berger Family Foundation
  • Folke Peterson Animal Welfare Foundation
  • City of Pompano Beach
  • Chris Ellis
  • Ernst and Young
  • Bruce & Barbara Whitely
  • Support has been provided by the Scott Family Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward

Head Hound:



  • Rick Bale
  • Bloomingdales
  • Broward Health
  • Brown and Brown Insurance
  • Central Bark, Fort Lauderdale
  • Dan and Deborah Cummings
  • Raymond George and Ruth Bitner Fisher Foundation
  • Florida Panthers Foundation
  • Bruce and Patricia Freund
  • Alan and Joni Goldberg
  • Great Danes N Great Deeds
  • Bryan and Sara Hamm
  • Jones Family Foundation
  • Jon Kruljac
  • Paul O'Connell
  • Claudia Perry
  • Petco Love
  • Randy Singer
  • Software Resources
  • Mitch and Anna Sokoloff
  • Celeste Locante-Thorson in Loving Memory of John Thorson
  • Erwin M. Vasquez, M.D. and Elaine Vasquez Family Foundation Fund in honor of Doctors Natalie A. and Oscar Nadeau of the Community Foundation of Broward
  • Walmart
  • Elizabeth Whittome
  • Margaret & R. Parks Williams Charitable Foundation
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Dan and Carol Wobby Fund

Chief Canine:



  • Animal Eye Guys
  • Laura Beck
  • Wendy Broccoli
  • Vanessa Carosella
  • Coconut Grove Masonic Lodge
  • Barbara Curtis
  • Cutler Rader, PL
  • Dynamite Dog Training
  • Willy and Lauren Esteban
  • Lee Hillier
  • Michael Hunter
  • International Data Depository Inc.
  • Leon and Evelyn Legot
  • Nicole Morton-Holmes
  • Perry Mattern
  • Michelle Maus
  • Michael Meisel
  • Bonnie Muxo
  • Norman and Jane Tripp
  • Tripp Scott Attorneys at Law
  • Philip Verde
  • Aleida Waldman

Generous Community Partners:

Share a Smile Monthly Giving:



  • Vanessa Carosella
  • Elizabeth Diaz
  • Bryan and Sara Hamm
  • Mary Monahan
  • Justine Morgan
  • Bonnie Muxo
  • Claudia Perry
  • Elise Samet
  • Simone Spade
  • Courtney Trzcinski
  • Monica Wesolowski
  • Catherine Wolfe

For more information about the many ways to support
Canine Assisted Therapy, Inc., please contact us.