Below are items that caught our attention about dogs, dog training, service work, and just fun with dogs. To view older posts, use the News & Ideas tab.
Linda Hayes of St Louis conducted the tests for the Canine Good Citizenship (basic and advance) and the Therapy Dog certification April 19. Here are some photos from the event.
A Massachusetts mother and daughter are collaborating on a children’s storybook told in the voice of their therapy dog. Here are details.
A Clinton Arkansas funeral home has acquired a King Charles Spaniel to help clients cope with the anxiety of mourning. The dog is in training now. Details here.
14-year Welsh Corgy, Pomeranian mix works the halls of the William Carey Osteopathic School of Medicine as a therapy dog. This video story reports on the benefits in the midst of the dog’s own health issues.