George Berger and his canine companion, Paco, were the presenters at the Ethical Culture Society of Westchester’s Sunday Platform Meeting on December 10, 2017.

For over 10 years George and his therapy dogs have visited hospitals, senior living facilities, schools and have done hospice work in homes. George is a local director of Therapy Dogs of Rockland, a subsidiary of the national organization Intermountain Therapy Animals.

He is a R.E.A.D. (Reading Education Assistance Dog) trainer and volunteer at several libraries in Rockland County, NY. He teaches courses in dog therapy at the Port Chester Dog Obedience School in White Plains.