Frequently asked questions
Can Delta Society Australia accredit my dog as a companion dog?
Delta Society Australia cannot assess or accredit dogs for work outside of our program. Volunteer Delta Therapy teams visit facilities that have signed an agreement with us. We are unable to provide companion animal certification.
Can a Delta therapy dog visit my home?
Delta Volunteer Delta Therapy teams can only visit facilities that we have signed agreement with us.
Can I get a dog for a disabled family member or friend?
Please contact Assistance Dogs Australia who provide accredited dogs to assist people with disabilities.
Can Delta provide my dog with public access certifcation?
No, we are not authorised to provide this certification. You should contact your local Government department that looks after this to see what the legislation is in your state as it can vary.
Can Delta assess my cat,horse, etc. to be a therapy animal?
At this stage, our programs only involve dogs.