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Supreme Court rules for disabled child and her dog in lawsuit case

Via National Constitution Center
February 22, 2017

“A unanimous Supreme Court said on Wednesday that the parents of a girl born with cerebral palsy can sue for damages after public school officials barred her service dog from her classroom.”



Not All Animals Are Pets

It was mentioned in “Let’s Build Access” that we have to first recognize our tendency to consider accessibility to be an issue for persons with disabilities and it is not something that concerns able – bodies. 578 more words


"Service Dog's Rule..."

Well, here it is, our first post…

Not sure who we are? The dog’s name is Tonka and I’m Ben…together we live my life. Tonka is my Service Dog and goes everywhere with me. 341 more words


1Pet1Vet helps veterans find healing and hope

1pet1vet gives our veterans a new pet. Steve Dale talks with Kristi McNichol, chairman for1pet1vet, and U.S. Marine veteran Chuck Ray, a purple heart recipient, who received a service dog named Jake earlier this month. 18 more words

WGN Radio

Hi, from Chester

Because the long awaited Boston Support Group meeting at MGH is going to be this Saturday, I thought I’d resurrect this blog. 164 more words


Book Review: Service Goat by Piers Anthony

Title: Service Goat

Author: Piers Anthony

Published by: Dreaming Big Publications (10/9/2016)

Page Count: 154 (Paperback)

Blurb: Orphaned and blind seven-year-old Callie has a service animal – a goat with extraordinary powers. 568 more words

Books And Reading

Introducing a new member to the family.

Are you considering introducing a new pet to your existing one? We have only ever had dogs in our house, but we were in a position just a few days ago where a kitten was abandoned and we had a chance to bring it home and add it to our family. 330 more words

Dog Training