You can become a member of The Finnish Association for Dog Assisted Intervention if you are interested in dog assisted working method and you have a degree in social work, healthcare or education. If you do not have such a degree, you can become an associate member. New members are accepted by the board of the association. Owning a dog is not a prerequisite for becoming a member. At the moment The Finnish Association for Dog Assisted Intervention has approximately 220 members majority of whom are full members.