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Building Calm, Confident and Caring Kids

An innovative PreK-12 social and emotional learning curriculum that highlights the unique characteristics of shelter pets to teach essential skills for academic and life success
What is the Mutt-i-grees Curriculum?

Guided by the research on resiliency, social and emotional learning, and human-animal interaction, the Mutt-i-grees Curriculum includes lesson plans and strategies to actively engage students and promote social and emotional competence, academic achievement, and awareness of the needs of shelter pets, also known as Mutt-i-grees. LEARN MORE

What's New
Mutt-i-grees National Student Ambassadors Honored at NYC Gala

Mutt-i-grees National Student Ambassadors Honored at NYC Gala

Mutt-i-grees Retreat Connects Students to Their Communities

Mutt-i-grees Retreat Connects Students to Their Communities

New York Public Library Embraces Mutt-i-grees Programming

New York Public Library Embraces Mutt-i-grees Programming

What Educators Are Saying

What Educators Are Saying

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The Curriculum allows a student to tell his or her own story...gives them ownership and responsibility. It gives them freedom to tell/write about one self which is most needed.
- Ricki G., High School Teacher, NY