Our mission is to bring comfort to children, to enhance the experience of learning, and to enrich the lives of our canine and human volunteers.

Taco is at the Hospital

Taco is a welcome addition to Doylestown Hospital’s animal assisted activity program. His handler, Coline Ebling, reports that her Pomeranian mix rescue dog was named Taco by her sons who said he looked “like a messy Taco.” Hmm. Taco is a well-groomed perfect gentleman who is already charming patients, visitors and staff. Coline demonstrated a… Continue Reading

Roxy Reporter – 2017 Year in Review

We are immeasurably grateful for the backing that we continue to receive from our incredibly generous supporters, teachers, parents and donors, and as always, a group of amazing volunteers. Without your support, countless children would not be able to find a calm, caring, trusting environment at school, at the courthouse or in the hospital.  … Continue Reading

Therapy Dogs Make Reading Fun by Maddi Fleck

Roxy Therapy Dogs have been comforting children in Central Bucks School District’s elementary schools for the past 12 years, as part of their Literacy for All program. This program pairs a certified therapy team with a class to give children an opportunity to practice their fluency by reading to “their” dog each week. The therapy… Continue Reading

Roxy Reading Therapy Dogs Changes Name

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6/22/17   CONTACT: Sharon Fleck, President PHONE: 609.558.8721 EMAIL: RoxyReadingtdoffice@yahoo.com   Local Non-profit Changes Name as Services to Community Expand The well-known provider of therapy dog services to children in central Bucks County has a new name, Roxy Therapy Dogs, announced Sharon Fleck, the non-profit’s President. “Roxy was founded on our childhood… Continue Reading