Pups on the Plaza 2017
September 28, 2017
Thank you to everyone who made Pups on the Plaza 2017 such a success! We couldn't do it without our wonderful volunteers, the amazing Aramark catering team for providing the delicious food and the VCU School of Medicine for hosting us in the Mcglothlin Medical Education Building. Our Dogs On Call loved seeing their VCU Health and Virginia Commonwealth University friends and making so many new ones. Make sure to say hi when you see us in the hospital!
Therapy dog Lucas nearly falls asleep in the arms of a trusted friend.
Matching smiles abound wherever our Dogs On Call like Zeke go!
Dogs On Call therapy dog Lilly enjoys a quiet moment with a familiar face.
The Pups on the Plaza 2017 Event T-Shirt sold out in record time! We love the design from our talentedVCU School of Nursing and work study student!
Meeting Dogs On Call therapy dogs like Blue is fun for the whole family!
Thank you to Dr. Sandra Barker, Center Director, and the amazing volunteers who make events like Pups on the Plaza 2017 events possible!
We love the VCU Police Department as much as therapy dog Tucker loves smiling (which is a lot)!
Therapy dog Orson had a terrific time at his firstDogs On Call event!
Chaplain Laura Kelly led our Dogs On Callvolunteers in a wonderful blessing of the therapy dogs!
Thank you to all of our generous sponsors!
Therapy dog Wrigley grins as his new friend scratches just the right spot on his back!
Virginia Commonwealth University students marvel over how little Izzie is!
We love when our friends from VCU University Counseling Services join us for events!
Therapy dog Kepler spent the morning visiting with patients at VCU Health and the afternoon fundraising for her fellow Dogs On Call!
The incredibly talented Jordan Vance of Jordan Vance Photography (http://www.3grit.com/) always enjoys giving head pats to the Dogs On Call when he's not taking their photos!
The amazing Volunteer Services department always makes sure to support their furriest volunteers at special events!
Thank you to the wonderful Mr. Sailors for providing excellent music to make Pups on the Plaza 2017even more fun for attendees.
Therapy dog Oliver is always happy to receive affection from his friends!
Therapy dog Dusty gets a well-earned hug from a sweet friend.
We owe our success to the tireless efforts of our incredible volunteers and supporters from theDepartment of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)!
Therapy dog Libbie took a moment to relax on the floor with a friend from VCU Health Arts in Healthcare!
Therapy dog Ellie loves showing off her various hats to new friends!
Our Dogs On Call took a well-deserved rest after the event, so many special moments to remember!
A very special thank you to the amazing Aramark Catering Team at VCU Health who do an awesome job every year of providing a delicious meal and excellent service!