Canine Assisted Learning



Kato is Marlborough Schools CAL dog. He qualified in July 2023 through the Canine Assisted Learning programme. CAL provides Animal Assisted Therapy, interventions and activities supporting educational, behavioural and emotional development in young people. Kato has 4 trained handlers that work with him.

Kato receives termly visit to check on his progress. His last visit was on 24th November: Since passing as a school dog, Kato is continuing to remain a great addition to the school and is progressing well. He has a varied repertoire of skills and behaviours and is lovely to hear about all the brilliant work that he is doing in interventions and the difference he is making to the children.

For more information about CAL, please visit the Canine Assisted Learning website:


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