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The Calendar Girls appear in Sanibel March 21 at a Lions Club

We had a nice article written about us in the Sanibel Captiva Islander paper


Most anyone at an event in southwest Florida has come across the Calendar Girls, women in dazzling outfits dancing to entertain and  raise money for the Paws for Patriots program, and sponsor dogs at the Southeastern Guide Dog School in Palmetto, Florida. 611 more words

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Dogs - At Your Side Since, Furever.

This is a great feel good story to start off your week.  The relationship between man and dog dates back some 30,000+ years.  Dogs, more so than any other animal, are uniquely tuned in to our facial cues.   103 more words

My Happy Place

It so nice to have a place to go and a mission to accomplish where I can go to just be Donna and not be defined by Ataxia.  116 more words


My Life with Service Dog Project

I know I’ve mentioned it before, but after last night’s wonderful celebration, I feel I need to mention it again.  Because I regularly volunteer at Service Dog Project (SDP) where Denim is from, I was invited to last night’s celebration and met many other people that give so much to this wonderful organization. 323 more words


NMA's Public Housing Master Book has shipped!

Subscribers to our annual revision service can expect to receive the latest version of the NMA Public Housing Master Book this week or next. If you have any questions about your subscription, please contact… 271 more words

Program News And Notices

Mental health service dogs

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, service dogs originated in 1920s Germany, where guide dogs were first used to help blind World War I veterans. 821 more words

Service Dogs

Therapy Animals for Mental Illness

Over the past couple of years we have seen a rise in the use of therapy animals for people living with psychiatric illnesses and traumas such as bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety and PTSD. 486 more words

Mental Illness