The Dogist: Talking Dogs

Airport Therapy Dogs: Check Your Worries at the Gate

September 22, 2021 The Dogist Season 2 Episode 3
The Dogist: Talking Dogs
Airport Therapy Dogs: Check Your Worries at the Gate
Show Notes

We sat down with Cristina Alcivar and Heidi Huebner to talk about airport therapy dogs around the country. Cristina Alcivar is the founder of Vane Airport Media, a Canadian media company that publishes the latest news about health and wellness airport services and amenities, and Heidi Huebner is the director of the PUP Program (Pets Unstressing Passengers) for Los Angeles World Airports. There are currently 87 North American airports that have implemented Therapy Dog Programs to enhance the passenger journey and experience, and today we’re going to learn all about how these programs enhance the lives of travelers.