Rosie

Certified with AIR in July 2020. Birthday: February 23, 2013 Favorite treat – cheese Favorite visit – Stony Brook Elementary Elementary School

Bruno Mars

Certified with AIR in July 2020. Birthday: July 15, 2016 Favorite treat – pig ears Favorite visit – HVRSD Office of Curriculum and Instruction “From the very beginning, Bruno exhibited such a gentleness and sweet disposition. He is just a bundle of love. I am so proud of our partnership with AIR, and it allows me and Bruno to offer support…

Lucy

Certified with AIR in July 2020. Birthday: March 5, 2008 Favorite treat – cheese Favorite visit – Timberlane Middle School “Bringing Lucy into the school, it seems she knows that it’s her job to make people feel better. It’s really rewarding. She has proven to us all that no matter what age you are you can make a…

Hopkins

Certified with AIR in July 2020. Birthday: June 22, 2018 Favorite treat – eggs Favorite place – Any river that he can swim in “Hopkins is very intuitive and gets a good read on people. He loves to just be around people. If you want to pet him for 20 hours he would love that.” — Vicky Pilitsis, Director…

Baxter Bear

Certified with AIR in July 2020. Birthday: October 20, 2009 Favorite treat – peanut butter Favorite visit – Hopewell Valley Central High School “One of the reasons I got into education was to help kids. Using dogs like Baxter to help kids is something special. When you’re not having a good day, the dog will pick up on…

JoJo

Certified with AIR in 2020. Birthday: April 18, 2017 Favorite treat – bacon Favorite visit – HVRSD School Board office Jo Jo and Dr. Thomas Smith, HVRSD Superintendent, are excited to be among the first teams certified through the AIR School Therapy Dog Program.