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SOUL Harbour Ranch 
The Chicagoland's Most Experienced
Comprehensive* Animal Therapy Program

Therapy Animals for Comfort, Healing & Improved Well-Being

*Pet Partners registered therapy dogs, therapy miniature horses and therapy cat!

Our mission is to enrich lives by promoting the unconditional love and healing of the Human-Animal Bond while advocating for Animal Therapy Standards of Excellence

SOUL Harbour Ranch Animal Therapy Program is proud to be Barrington and Chicago surrounding area's most experienced & comprehensive all-volunteer Animal Therapy Program (IRS nonprofit 501(c)3.

SOUL Harbour Ranch offers visits with Therapy Miniature Horses, Therapy Dogs, Miniature Donkeys, Big Horses, Therapy Cats, Miniature Pigs, and our newest herd member, a Therapy Rabbit! Our Animal Therapy Program's Mission is to enrich lives by promoting the Unconditional Love and Healing of the Human Animal Bond while advocating for Animal Therapy Standards of Excellence. Smiles, Joy, Love, Laughter & Healing happen when our specially trained Therapy Animals visit hospitals, nursing homes, schools, veterans, & more. Our registered Pet Partners Therapy Animal Teams offer Therapy Animals in Hospitals including Animal-Assisted Crisis Response teams, trained to provide emotional comfort & support to those affected by crisis. Call us today to join our SOUL Team!

SOUL: Sharing Of Unconditional Love

Reading to Therapy Dogs!

The SOUL Harbour Ranch
Animal Therapy Program
has partnered with Barrington School District 220
to provide the Pet Partners
"Read with Me" program at
all 8 of the BSD220 elem
entary schools, the Barrington Area Library &
the Crystal Lake Library.

Reading to therapy dogs is

"Paw" below for more info

2023 Therapy Dog Initiative

Therapy Animal Initiative 

Do you have a well-mannered pet that you think would be a great therapy animal?
For more information about our 2024 Therapy Dog Training sessions, click below.


Thank you to the Barrington Area Community Foundation for the multi-year grant that makes this training possible!

2023 Therapy Dog Initiative
SOUL Veterans

Memorial Day Picnic

Join us for a special SOUL Veterans "Memorial Day Picnic." Enjoy visits with our therapy animals and the camaraderie of one another. 

Veterans & active military members & their family members are invited.

SUNDAY  May 26, 2024

12-2pm at SOUL Harbour Ranch

Food and drinks provided.

For more information about SOUL Veterans and to RSVP, click below.

Pet Partners Animal-Assisted Crisis Response Teams

Vicki & Unique
Pet Partners AACR teams at Highland Park Hospital
Justin & Johnny

Thank you to the Foglia Family Foundation for our new 60x120 Training Center!   Completed December 2023

Training Center is complete!
Barrington HS Girls Lacrosse

Animal Therapy: Therapy Dogs, Therapy Horses, Therapy Cat Sharing Unconditional LOVE

SOUL Harbour Ranch Animal Therapy: Get Involved

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Volunteer Appreciation Jan 2024
It's always "Volunteer Appreciation Day" at SOUL Harbour Ranch!

Hours of Operation: Pre-arranged/By Appointment Only. Proudly Serving Lake, Cook, McHenry & Kane Counties to include the cities of: Chicago, Barrington, Barrington Hills, Deer Park, Inverness, Kildeer, Long Grove, North Barrington, Lake Barrington, Port Barrington, Tower Lakes, South Barrington, Wauconda, Lake Zurich, Cary, Crystal Lake, Fox River Grove, Lake In The Hills, Algonquin, Long Grove, McHenry, Hoffman Estates, Palatine, Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect, Kildeer, Deer Park, Schaumburg

A Special Thank You to our Animal Therapy Chicago Supporters: SOUL Partners

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Click the below buttons to hear a special  "Howl, Meow, Neigh, Bray...and Oink"  thank you from our

therapy dogs, therapy cat, mini therapy horses, mini therapy donkeys...and mini therapy pigs!

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