Project PUP Information Sessions

There are two steps to becoming a therapy dog team.

1) You must register and attend a Project Pup Information Session 

2 . You must take and pass a screening with your pup. 

To schedule  for the Pinellas information class  please contact  727-755-6167 extension 3 for Pinellas or use the link below  

For Pasco Co please contact  John (727) 755-6167 extension 5 .

For Moffitt Cancer Center see Moffitt sign up below. .  

Imformation Session online sign up For Largo

Screening areas


Screening Information Pinellas County

Screenings are held at Palm Garden of Pinellas, 200 16 Avenue, SE, Largo, for prospective PUP animals on the 2nd Saturday of odd-numbered months. Please enter on rehab side of building  


Pasco County screening

Morton Plant North Bay Hospital

6600 Madison St,

 New Port Richey, FL 34652


who to contact for screening

you must call  Pat at (727) 596-1469 for Pinellas and John (727) 741-5337 for Pasco co , who will make an appointment and send a folder of information and papers to be filled out prior to screening. (We do not do "private" screenings for individuals.

Moffitt Screening

Moffitt Screening

As a Pet Therapy Volunteer at Moffitt Cancer Center, you have the opportunity to make a tremendous difference in the lives of so many by sharing your certified canine companion with not only our patients and guests, but also the Moffitt team members that care for them. 

Moffitt Cancer Center offers Pet Therapy certification for dogs onsite, in partnership with Project PUP. You must register and attend a Project Pup Information Session and Screening (Instructions for scheduling the Screening will be provided after the Information Session). If you are interested in learning more, register to attend a Project Pup Information Session.

Contact Volunteer Services (813) 745-2254 or email for more information. If your pet is already certified, you may also apply online to join the Pet Therapy Team. 

Project Pup Information Session - 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  Register here
The fee for the information session is $25. (cash, check or credit card accepted) 



Screening fees

$35.00  First dog $15.00 for second

Annual Renewal

$35.00 per Family 

Contact Us

(727) 755-6167

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