“Firsts” with Micah and Levi, his service dog in training

Note: Levi is a seven-month-old Lab being owner-trained by his family as a service dog for seven-year-old Micah. Read his mom, Nicole's first post here and learn a little about the family on our contributor page. Firsts in life are always learning experiences. Rarely do we get something perfect on the first try and the same … Continue reading “Firsts” with Micah and Levi, his service dog in training

Service dogs for kids with developmental disabilities

A CHILD WHO IS DIAGNOSED WITH A DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY like autism can sometimes be helped by the mere presence of the right dog. If your child is dealing with anxiety, depression, ADHD, GI problems, sleep disturbance, or other challenges - a calm, loving, well-trained service dog might not only help your child’s quality of life … Continue reading Service dogs for kids with developmental disabilities