Legal recognition

Legal recognition of the therapy dog in Andorra.

Our dogs have obtained the therapy Dog Certificate, by law 11/2016 of Andorran legislation.

We rigorously comply with the regulations.

Law 11/2016, of 28 June, on tenure and animal protection, defines the therapy dog as that dog who has been trained, in a specialized and legally established centre, to intervene in animal assisted intervention sessions, with people in Benefits in the therapeutic or educational process.

Article 8 decres that legally accredited therapy dogs have accepted entry into buildings, public spaces, shops and public swimming pools, as well as to public transport, taxis or the like, as long as they can document their Therapy dog condition.

In October of 2016, as it regulates the decree of approval of the regulation for the identification and the register of Animals of company, the bitches of Canis Group obtained the official recognition of the condition of dog of therapy.

Legislation of the Principality of Andorra-law 11/2016

Law 11/2016, of 28 June, on tenure and animal protection, defines the therapy dog as that dog who has been trained, in a specialized and legally established centre, to intervene in animal assisted intervention sessions, with people in Benefits in the therapeutic or educational process.

Article 8 decres that legally accredited therapy dogs have accepted entry into buildings, public spaces, shops and public swimming pools, as well as to public transport, taxis or the like, as long as they can document their Therapy dog condition.

In October of 2016, as it regulates the decree of approval of the regulation for the identification and the register of Animals of company, the bitches of Canis Group obtained the official recognition of the condition of dog of therapy.