The Power of Paws program
She is also a consultant for Del Monte's Power of Paws program, “encouraging human health through dog companionship. Dr. Marcus has trained her two wheaten golden terriers to be therapy dogs”.
Power of Paws is “a new national initiative(that) brings together a variety of pet partners to educate consumers about the pet/human bond and encourage pets and pet parents to get active, reduce stress and live healthier together”. On their website, one can read heart-warming tales about the connections between animals and humans and be reminded of a group goal to walk your dog daily, increasing exercise for both of you.