Service dog first graduate of program to help first responders with PTSD

Service dog first graduate of program to help first responders with PTSD

Therapy dog Zakk walks with his trainer Renee Pollon, with Hope Heels Service Dogs, in Edmonton, Alberta on Friday, October 14, 2016. Zakk assists …
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False service dogs on rise as vests, fake IDs readily available

Only two questions can be asked of someone accompanying a service dog: Is that a service dog and what duty is the dog trained to perform? Business …
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New Lenox school provides therapy dog for students

Therapy dog Louie sits with students at Nelson Prairie School in New Lenox. … For Louie, Walenga conducted the rigorous training herself so the dog …
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Local dogs make the grade in Parkinson’s Detection Project

Dog trainer Lisa Holt, with a team of volunteers, recently completed a pilot study designed to determine whether dogs can be trained to detect …
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Golden retriever service dog in training loves to help

If this golden retriever could talk, she would probably say, “Relax, I’ve got this.” Harlow, a 15-month-old service dog in training, is amazing her …
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