Thanks for visiting! Although the plush sales are over, you can still make a gift to support the Buckeye Paws Program. If you would like to provide additional support, please do so here.
Buckeye Paws therapy dogs help decrease stress and promote the well-being of health care workers, students, faculty and staff. Buckeye Paws' certified therapy dogs meet health care workers, students, faculty and staff where they are to offer non-judgmental acceptance and connection. While the program has immediate visible benefits for many individuals, future goals include, mixed-methods research, philanthropic involvement and program development with partners outside Ohio State.
NEW! Gift a plush
You can make a patient's day at the Wexner Medical Center AND support the Buckeye Paws program. Learn more
Your purchase will support access to the Buckeye Paws Program for health care workers, students, faculty and staff at The Ohio State University, The Wexner Medical Center and Health Sciences Colleges. *Please note only the portion of your purchase benefitting the Buckeye Paws program will be eligible for a tax deduction.