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I’m nervous Tomorrow I go back to work, but today I found doing things difficult. I woke up at 6 or so on the couch. I feel a connection there since I held Robin the day before. 734 more words

Blindness

Robin

I would like to start off by thanking a few people an places. the first and foremost is The Seeing-Eye for matching us 8 years ago on July 21 2008. 2,638 more words

Blindness

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“If you don’t ask, you will never know”

This is my life motto. I have been given so many amazing opportunities in my life because I have dared to ask the questions that others would not. 349 more words

Low Vision

Three Rules To Remember About Service Dogs...

Rule One : IGNORE

So many times people will approach a service dog team and want to say hello to the dog. Or interact with the dog by talking to them and saying things about how good they are or how cute. 614 more words

Guide Dog Tales Vol. 3

GUIDE DOG TALES VOL. 3

By Carolyn Dale Newell

The word today is “sensitive”. According to Siri, it means “quick to detect or respond to slight changes, signals or influences.” Further down the list of various uses for the word, I discovered two different definitions. 408 more words

Skill A Day: Day 4 It was A. Day.

Today has been a day.  A. Day.  A day with sensory processing disorder.  A day of wanting to crawl out of my own frickin’ skin.  A day of in a mood, frustrated with a body that doesn’t want to cooperate.  301 more words

Dogs

Skill A Day: Day 2 Walking & Agility with Baby

Today I had the pleasure of babysitting my 3 month old niece all day.  I was blessed with the reality that she wanted to sleep for oh about 6 of the total 8 hours, but sleeping on me baby meaning I’m even more stationary than usual often makes for jealous and bored dogs.  320 more words

Dog Training