Blog

Including events, news, and almost-daily updates on how training is progressing for the service dogs.

Sep 20, 2012, 9:28 PM

Millie is thinking, "Tonight, we visit a PetSmart, just so I can see other dogs and NOT play with them? Learning to be a Service Dog isn't always fun!"

Feb 8, 2014, 11:48 AM

Haven's boy's mom says, "Intrepid Haven makes it to the top bunk!"

Sep 27, 2012, 2:58 PM

Final training session before Millie goes to her new owner Sunday! We're going to miss you, Millie!!!

Feb 7, 2014, 11:58 AM

Homer practicing good restaurant behavior!

Sep 29, 2012, 9:55 PM

Millie practices ignoring other dogs with "Watch Me" at Como Lake. Hot work!

Sep 30, 2012, 9:05 PM

We had a lovely send-off ceremony for Millie, with a poem and a blessing. It's hard to see her go (we'll really miss her!), but I know she's going to have a fun and fulfilling life with her new family.

Feb 6, 2014, 11:09 PM

Otto visits the Girl Scouts, and gets acclimated to LOTS of attention from the girls! Great job, Otto - and thank you to the Girl Scouts from Bailey's boy's mom and sister!

Dec 11, 2012, 2:34 PM

The small lab mix we're working with - here she is learning how to go out to a restaurant!

Feb 6, 2014, 8:09 PM

Haven's boy's mom says, "It's so cute to see him petting Haven. He talks to her a lot, too. and calls her "Haven the Dog'!"

Dec 16, 2012, 7:02 PM

Reading with the dog on your feet - so cozy!