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Tails of Joy Animal Assisted Therapy
Upcoming Events
Member Meetings

Providing Therapeutic Benefit to People
Through the Use of Animals
Tails of Joy members volunteer throughout Hartford, Tolland and Windham counties and neighboring towns in Connecticut.


New Tails of Joy members are added to our online system as they join. If you are a member and do not know your user name and password please try the "Forgot my Username/Password" link available from the log in page. If that does not work please contact Ellen Jennings to have your log in credentials resent. 


Tails of Joy members please use the Event Calendar for information on membership meetings, upcoming training classes and other TOJ events.

Most events do not require registration. If they do, please use the link on the calendar to Register for event to help the coordinator manage the event.


Tails of Joy, Inc is a Connecticut-based volunteer pet therapy organization. Our mission:

  • To provide a network of dependable, caring volunteers committed to providing a therapeutic benefit through the use of animals to people who need comfort or company
  • To provide support, training and education to those interested in animal therapy programs
  • To build connections between volunteers, facilities and individuals seeking animal therapy