Blind golden retriever has puppy for a guide dog

An adorable four-month-old puppy in Shepton Mallet, Somerset has become a “guide dog” for his senior golden retriever companion. In January, 11-year-old Tao lost his eyesight totally to glaucoma. Melanie Jackson , Tao’s owner, stated … Read More

Wounded Marine fights for the freedom of his service dog

 In the land of the free and the home of the brave, a Purple Heart receiving marine must fight for the freedom of his PTSD service dog. The battle has been ongoing in DuPage County, … Read More

Dogs might be able to sniff out people who have COVID-19

A British charity Medical Detection Dogs has partnered with Durham University and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) in a medical trial in the training of dogs able to sniff out people … Read More

K-9 Officer Hondo killed on duty buried in customized casket

Hondo, a K-9 officer with the Herriman City Police Department killed while on duty, will be buried in a special casket bearing his portrait. Rawtin Garage designed the custom casket, which featured a portrait of … Read More

Viral video of rude mother angry when told her child could not touch service dog

In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a video has gone viral showing a rude mother verbally abusing a group of service dog owners. The video was posted on Wednesday morning by handler Megan Stoff:

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Delta Air Lines bans emotional support animals on long flights

Delta Air Lines plans to ban emotional support animals on flights longer than eight-hours and will also prohibit all service and support animals under four months of age beginning this month.

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California woman’s guide dog poisoned during trip to China

A California woman continues to mourn the death of her guide dog during a recent trip to China after her dog was poisoned by neighbors. The dog’s owner claimed to have heard the neighbors threatening … Read More

Blind man’s service dog kicked out of South Carolina restaurant

In Traveler’s Rest, South Carolina, a blind man accompanied by his service dog who provides invaluable aid was told his dog could not stay in the restaurant and must remain outside.

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Stroke victim reunited with his service dog after a year and a half

In Wildomar, California, a stroke victim and his service dog were reunited at the Animal Friends of the Valley shelter on Thursday. It had been a year and a half since David Guindon last saw … Read More

Founder and director of The Barefoot K9 Project accused of running a scam

The Barefoot K9 Project in Homerville, Georgia is a charitable organization offering service dogs for veterans, disabled adults and children. It all sounds very admirable and philanthropic, however many clients who relied on the project … Read More