All day service dog training on how to handle your service dog in crowds including long down, sit and stand stays. At the Atlanta History Center we went through all the exhibits, then visited the farm while working with the service dogs on distance from sheep, goats, turkey and chickens. Got to scent […]
Laura lives with three medical conditions: a rare form of muscular dystrophy, a brain tumor on my pituitary, and a traumatic pelvis injury. Any one of these alone would be a major concern. But the three together have […]
Nathaniel & Dug
Nathaniel is a wonderful 17 year old boy who has Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy and Autism. He has very poor mobility and is basically nonverbal.
It was recommended that Nathaniel’s family try to acquire a Service Dog for him that would not only help him with calming […]
A DOG FOR KEVIN
Meet Kevin. Kevin has endured many life-threatening events during his 46 years of life and is need of a service dog. When he was just 17 years old he had the misfortune of being stricken with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Kevin has been in […]
(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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
“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.