Jerilee Zezula

Jerilee Zezula, a veterinarian and retired UNH professor, was in private small animal practice before beginning her teaching career. Among the Applied Animal Science classes she taught were Human/Animal Bond and Animal Assisted Activities and Therapy. She has been participating in and coordinating animal assisted activities with students since the 1980s and has been a part of a Pet Partner team since 1997. She is currently service coordinator and a Pet Partners Handle Course Instructor for ElderPet (www.elderpet.org), a non profit organization that promotes the human/animal bond in many ways--including Pet Partners therapy animal handler training and team evaluations.

Jerilee Zezula