Prescription: Pets has been bringing the healing power of pets to communities in Northern California since the year 2000. Our volunteer teams are trained for animal-assisted activities (AAA), animal-assisted therapy (AAT), and as Reading Education Assistance Dog (R.E.A.D.) teams. We have teams that visit many locations around Northern California including; Mercy Hospital in Redding, St. Elizabeths Hospital in Red Bluff, Mercy Mt. Shasta, The Vistas, One Safe Place, Quartz Hill, Willow Springs, Oakmont, and various schools for R.E.A.D..