Rim of the World Comfort Pets

Rim of the World Comfort Pets exists to promote health and improve the quality of life for individuals through the animal-human interactions that come from animal assisted activities and therapy.  Our certified therapy animal-handler volunteer teams work to help heal individuals, elevate the professional standards in the therapy animal field, and promote the general cause of volunteerism.

A Great Loss - Until We Meet Again

It is with such sadness that we say goodbye to Linda Smith’s famed therapy dog Jet. He passed from his Earthly presence on July 5 and will be waiting at the Rainbow Bridge to greet all who follow him.

Our Newest Team

Meet Skye! This lovable Bernese Mountain Dog will melt hearts as our newest therapy dog.  So happy to have Lindsey and Skye with us.

Doggone Rock & Ruff

Join us for the annual Rim of the World Comfort Pets
Doggone Rock & Ruff Party on August 24.
Come all day to The Bear House in Crestline. A percentage of your bill (drinks included) will be donated to our non-profit.

Our Newest Team

Meet Bette! This playful Husky will do will as our newest therapy dog.  Thank you Kris, Gregg, and Bette for being part of our group.

Students Visit with Therapy Dogs at CHE in Running Springs

Rim of the World Comfort Pets are participating in a weekly reward program at Charles Hoffman Elementary School in Running Springs. The students earn “reward dollars” for good behavior. Those dollars can be spent on a visit with the dogs!

Support Rim of the World Comfort Pets

Amazon Smile is your way to support us with your shopping. Thank you all so much for your fun family Amazon shopping and helping your therapy dogs reach out and help those who need it the most.

MS Walk

Look for us each year at the MS Walk in Big Bear!

Retreat on the Rim at 1,000 Pines Camp

You couldn’t ask for a more lovely setting for a retreat!

Time Flies!

Pilot was so little in the first picture. Wow, how he has grown and is working hard toward certification.

Doggone Rock & Ruff Party

Join the fun at our
Doggone Rock & Ruff Party
August 24
at The Bear House in Crestline.

In Memory of Chip

Gregg and Team Bette made a generous donation to RWCP in memory of Gregg’s best friend Chip (pictured here on the left).  Click to read more.

Fun time at the Duck Derby

Comfort Pets brought the fun to the Duck Derby.

Special tribute video for Jet from Juanes

The dedication you and your team members display by your in-depth trainings and compassionate hearts is evident and we truly appreciate your visits.


Get Your Team Wear

We are excited to announce our partnership with Classic Images in Crestline. Classic Images is our new exclusive Team Wear supplier and embroidery shop. Click on the Team Wear icon above to access the catalog. Order directly from Classic Images Address: 23723 Rocky Dell, Crestline / Phone: (909) 338-2281. Closed Sunday-Monday.

Visiting at the V.A.


Our purpose is to comfort others!

Welcome Aboard!

We are so proud of our teams in training and those who have certified.

Comfort Pets Ride the Bus

Thank you OmniTrans for making our training event special. Read the story here! View all the pictures here.

Bark Who Goes There?

Support Comfort Pets by visiting Dutch Mill Bulbs.  We earn 50% on every sale, and everything is guaranteed to grow and bloom. Please visit their website.

Welcome to Rim of the World Comfort Pets

Established in February 2006, we are a California Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation. We are exempt from federal income tax under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your generous donations are qualified to receive a tax deduction under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code. We are an organization of volunteers who provide interaction with specially trained handler and animal teams as therapeutic tools.  Our teams provide comfort and therapeutic kindness in medical, social service, and educational settings. For animal lovers, health care providers, and anyone who appreciates how animals and humans interrelate, this is an animal-human partnership in healing.