The ABRI association gives rays of hope

Our therapy dogs, the horses, Fred the turtle and the rabbits and guinea pigs give children encounters where they can immerse themselves in different worlds with the animals and experience moments of silence, being and observation.

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ABRI association on the road

ABRI association on the road

This year on the road again with your four-legged friends... :-)

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We are looking for a place for the "ABRI Halle"

We are looking for a place for the

A riding arena, factory or commercial building or a piece of land in the Zurich Oberland region. A riding, factory or commercial hall or a piece of land in the Zurich Oberland area. “ABRI Halle” - Everything under one roof and everyone is welcome. Therapy dog ​​visits, training for therapy, family and sports dog handlers, events for young and old and much more.

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Winter mood in the fairytale forest

Winter mood in the fairytale forest

Funny winter gnomes and their animals are hiding in the fairytale forest and woken the forest from its winter sleep

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Christmas presents for the care teams

Christmas presents for the care teams

The care teams of Lighthouse, Kifa, Sonnweid, Regensdorf and Spitex Bäretswil were delighted to receive the Christmas present from the ABRI association.

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We were at the Christmas market in Gossau

We were at the Christmas market in Gossau

This year we were once again at the Christmas market in Gossau on December 2nd. There were delicious waffles, hot dogs and mulled punch and lots of great gift ideas for a good cause.

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Visit to the Kifa Foundation holiday camp

Visit to the Kifa Foundation holiday camp

This is the third year that we have visited the Kifa Foundation holiday camp in Walchwil with our dogs.

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ABRI bears for the children in the children’s hospital Zurich

ABRI bears for the children in the children’s hospital Zurich

After our autumn fair, the fall traditions continued. As every year, on behalf of numerous donours, we were able to present a large basket full of ABRI bears to the Eleonoren foundation of the children’s hospital Zurich.

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Thank you all for the autunm fair 2023

Thank you all for the autunm fair 2023

The traditional autumn fair organized by the ABRI association took place for the 14th time and attracted many visitors, young and old, from everywhere. Thanks to all helpers and visitors for coming.

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ABRI association at the career fair in Glarnerland

ABRI association at the career fair in Glarnerland

In September we attended the “Leben” career fair in Niederurnen with the therapy dogs. The dogs greeted the children and young people at our colorful stand and were petted by many. Thank you to our four-legged friends, you did such a great job.

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Visit of the children and young people from Schloss Regensberg at our dog training ground

Visit of the children and young people from Schloss Regensberg at our dog training ground

15 children and young people from “Schloss Regensberg” Foundation visited the therapy dogs at the dog training ground of the Hundetherapie und -schule Bodmer in Aathal.

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That's what we're committed to

Back to the simple – the ABRI association is there for children in homes, hospices, clinics and at home. Moments to immerse themselves, with or without a handicap.

With our four-legged companions, we also regularly visit people in the Zürcher Lighthouse as well as in retirement and nursing homes.



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