Dogs in the Media

2302, 2017

A Win for a girl named Ehlena and a Service Dog named Wonder

By |February 23rd, 2017|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on A Win for a girl named Ehlena and a Service Dog named Wonder

Paws for Life Georgia Loves this Win. Service Dog Training Atlanta(Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with a disabled Michigan girl whose school refused to let her bring her service dog to class, making it easier for students like her to seek redress […]

209, 2016

ADB Therapy Dogs go to High School

By |September 2nd, 2016|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on ADB Therapy Dogs go to High School

August 31st, 2016 A few of the Animals Deserve Better| Paws for life dogs  began their new school year helping out  a sophomore at Walton High School. This particular student is also a senior Girl Scout working towards her Gold Award, (which is the highest award a Girl Scout can earn). She needed to create a community […]

1708, 2016

Hypersomnia and Service Animals- Part 1

By |August 17th, 2016|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Hypersomnia and Service Animals- Part 1

Kimberly was recently asked to write a series of articles for the Hypersomnia Foundation and we would like to share it here for you.

We begin this three-part series with a […]

1008, 2016

How far would you hike?

By |August 10th, 2016|BLog real, Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on How far would you hike?

In an article written by Laura Goldman for Care2 she tells the story of a Hiker and his Guide Dog.

Hiking over 20,000 miles on rugged trails across the United States is quite an accomplishment for anyone, but especially for someone who is isn’t able to see those trails.

Trevor Thomas is an extreme sports enthusiast who […]

1406, 2016

Comfort Dogs to Orlando

By |June 14th, 2016|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Comfort Dogs to Orlando

Comfort Dogs to Orlando| Paws for life Atlanta GeorgiaORLANDO —

“Comfort dogs” are being used in Orlando to provide encouragement and hope to those affected by the tragic shooting this weekend that left 49 innocent people dead.

The Lutheran Church […]

2105, 2016

INVICTUS GAMES 2016

By |May 21st, 2016|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on INVICTUS GAMES 2016

A Prince of a Guy, Prince Harry Helping a Service Dog out of the water after a swim race.

They’re loyal, dedicated and full of unconditional love and at the Invictus Games this week, service dogs took their responsibilities to the next level, helping their owners compete and even taking some gold medals.

112, 2015

A day in the life of Beowulf Emory’s first full-time therapy dog

By |December 1st, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on A day in the life of Beowulf Emory’s first full-time therapy dog

adb image NEWS bauwolf at emory dec15Beowulf Emory’s first full-time therapy dog

 

Beowulf, the newest employee with Emory’s Counseling and Psychological Services, is the university’s first full-time therapy dog. Already a popular presence on campus, she interacts with counseling clients and visits informally with students during events […]

111, 2015

Giant Newfoundland Assists in Anchoring an Autistic Child

By |November 1st, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Giant Newfoundland Assists in Anchoring an Autistic Child

We love this story that appeared recently in an article in AKC.org.

Meet Porter the Newfoundland pictured below who has a very important job. LYING DOWN!  Yes, that’s right, Porter is a new kind of service animal trained to deal with elopement or wandering- words autism experts use to refer to the tendency of autistic children who dart […]

1210, 2015

VA expands policy to allow service dogs

By |October 12th, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on VA expands policy to allow service dogs

VA VA Announces New Rules Regarding Service Animals in VA Facilities| Animals Deserve Better-Paws for Life GeorgiaThe Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has amended its policy to allow all types of trained service dogs in VA facilities, including canines that support people with mental health […]

1904, 2015

BRODY MEETS PEPE LE PEW

By |April 19th, 2015|Dogs in the Media, Make a Wish|Comments Off on BRODY MEETS PEPE LE PEW

Make a Wish Georgia Grants Brody his wish with the help of  Animals Deserve Better- Paws for life Georgia.   Here’s Pepe Le PewPepe Le Pew is brought in on a Make a Wish Grant thanks to Kimberly Brenowitz of Animals Deserve Better |Paws for Life  Georgia