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Orange County Animal Services, Do Not Euthanize the Dogs From the Apopka Bust!
Animals  (tags: animal rights, protection, sadness, euthanasia, therapy dogs, pets )

Yusuf
- 488 days ago - change.org
Please sign this petition which will be delivered to Orange County Animal Services.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Service Dogs, and Help Wounded Warriors Battle PTSD
Animals  (tags: service dogs, heling military personnel, therapy dogs, animalwelfare, dogs, animals, animaladvocates, animalrights, protection )

Cal
- 807 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Wounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2013 would give organizations the funding they need to efficiently breed and train service dogs for assistance.
Therapy Dogs De-Stress A-B Tech - WLOS News13 - (VIDEO!!)
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, therapy dogs, de-stress, a-b tech, environment, video )

Barb
- 974 days ago - wlos.com
Sometimes the more you learn, the more you worry. From financial aid to new classes, there's plenty of stress at the campus of A-B Tech. A dog therapy program might just be a calming influence. "Studies say your blood pressure goes down if you pet
Dog's Death Leaves Retirement Home in Mourning
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, corgi, death, therapy dogs, humans, society, sadness )

Yrna
- 1901 days ago - sj-r.com
Residents at Hickory Glen in Springfield are in mourning. Buddy is gone. Buddy was the only dog living in the senior living center on West Washington. Buddy died this week after having lived at Hickory Glen for about 12 years.
NEPEAN THERAPY DOGS PROVIDING EXTRA THERAPY FOR SYDNEY HOSPITAL PATIENTS
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, therapy dogs )

Katka
- 315 days ago - abc.net.au
Nepean Therapy Dogs are providing a dose of therapy for hospital patients at Sydney hospitals.
ACTION ALERT: Let Dogs Take a Bite Out of Bullying and Promote Healthy School Systems! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: therapy dogs, dogs, visiting schools, children, animal welfare, anti bully )

Simone
- 1660 days ago - forcechange.com
Recognize animal welfare and therapy as important and beneficial components of anti-bullying and environmental literacy in the new Green Ribbon Schools initiative. School bullies traumatize children every day.
PETITION - Let Sick Girl Keep Her Therapy Dog
Animals  (tags: Therapy Dogs, special needs pets, illness, breed discrimination, comfort dogs, suffering, animalrights, prevention act, protection, politics )

Sabine
- 77 days ago - forcechange.com
A city is threatening to take away the dog that comforts a 4-year-old girl during scary treatment for cystic fibrosis because the dog might be more than half pit bull and the city has an outdated ban on the breed. Aleeah has to endure daily treatments...
Therapy Dogs Help Troops Deal With Combat Stress, Depression
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, canine, therapy dogs, humans, soldiers )

Yrna
- 1902 days ago - q13fox.com
Combat stress on soldiers is a very real problem the military trying to tackle.Now there's a new tool in the arsenal at Joint Base Lewis McChord to help soldiers thru difficult times.Specialist Jon Miles and his dog First Sergeant Butch are on a mission,
Unconditional Love: Therapy Dogs Bring Joy to Residents of Seniors Home
Animals  (tags: retirement home, therapy dogs, bonding, comfort, bonding, friendship, seniors )

Simone
- 2734 days ago - thepeterboroughexaminer.com
Yvonne Fitzgerald cradles the white, fuzzy creature and beams. Completely at ease, the 89-year-old strokes the dog lying comfortably in her arms. The visit is a treat for a group of seniors at a retirement residence. Following a workout they sit down
Artist Laura Barbosa's 'Bright and Beautiful' Honors Therapy Dogs, Benefits Hospital
Animals  (tags: therapy dogs, paintings, honour, raise awareness, animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, environment, pets, protection )

Cher
- 2913 days ago - earthtimes.org
In creating the paintings, Barbosa hoped to raise awareness of the role therapy dogs play in health and healing for patients of all ages. She also wanted to support The Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dogs, Inc.
Praise for Dogs For People's Participants at International Training Camp
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, strays, therapy dogs, training camp, environment, pets, protection, dogs )

Cher
- 2420 days ago - vier-pfoten.org
Five former stray dogs from FOUR PAWS therapy dog project Dogs For People and their handlers have participated in a one-week Search & Rescue training camp in Alba Iulia, Romania. Maya, Alma, Marin, Codrut and Spritz earned much praise for their
Remembering Baxter, Therapy Dog Extraordinaire
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, therapy dogs, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

Cher
- 2341 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
We're deeply impressed by therapy dogs, animals that brighten the lives of the people whose lives need brightening the most. Guest blogger Janet Kinosian shares the story of one such dog, Baxter, who passed away recently after years of helping the
Despite Ruling, Deaf LI Teen's Dog Again Blocked From School
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, society, service animals, dogs, therapy dogs, Service dogs )

Jennifer
- 2969 days ago - newsday.com
GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (AP) _ A public high school has turned away a deaf student's service dog despite a state ruling saying the animal should be allowed.
Giant Dog Is Therapy for Neglected, Abused Ventura County Kids
Animals  (tags: Newfoundland dogs, dogs, therapy dogs, children )

Simone
- 3215 days ago - signonsandiego.com
Archie, a slobbery giant of a dog weighing 165 pounds, looks more like an extra fuzzy bear to abused and neglected kids who hug him and climb onto him at Casa Pacifica. Archie is a Newfoundland who has been working for two years at the Ventura County
   

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