About Dr. Tally
She especially enjoys working with children. Research indicates that interactions with working dogs like Tallyho can increase the feel-good brain chemical Dopamine, increase Oxytocin, and reduce Cortisol levels. Children interacting with working dogs can benefit in the areas of increased self-esteem, feelings of connection and positivity, increased self-confidence, and reduced anxiety. Adults experience similar benefits. Tally has been called a healing presence.
Quotes From Dr. Tally
“Talking is good but listening is better.”
“Love like you mean it!”
“Always greet your family with a tail wag.”
Dr. Tally is a graduate of the AKC’s Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Program. All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club. Tallyho has received extensive training to be a Therapy Dog and Emotional Support Dog. She is a very special dog and is a true service animal as she is here to serve all our patients a dose of love and support. Dr. Tally is therapist Kathy White’s therapy dog. If you want an appointment with Dr Tally, just ask to be scheduled with Kathy. Children welcome!