Monthly Archives: September 2013

Latest Service Dog News


Dog Receives Education Degree: Donning A Cap & Gown, Golden Retriever "Our last counseling degree graduate to walk across the stage tonight is Carlos Mora and his service dog, Kirsch," the statement read. "Since Kirsch sat through every class with Carlos, both will be receiving a master's degree in mental health counseling. Read more on Jobs & Hire Updated: Tom's Farms Responds…

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Athletes, administrators debate scholarship stipends


Athletes, administrators debate scholarship stipends A former captain of the Villanova women's basketball team, Hilgenberg runs a customized merchandising business called Red Dog Glass. In her mind Villanova paid her handsomely — and continues to do so … She does not see the need for a stipend on top … Read more on USA TODAY Magical Roundabouts and the Language of Signs For any…

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Latest Service Animal News


Controversy over booting veteran's service dog splits Oxford To Glaser, the issue is callous disregard for a retired Air Force veteran who uses a service dog to calm his post-traumatic stress disorder. But to many others in Oxford, the vilification of Big I's owner Russell Ireland, who has since apologized, is a … Read more on Boston Globe Roundup: Bus Driver Caught Texting,…

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Latest Americans With Disabilities Act News


Rosenblum: For disabled, one size just doesn't fit all Championing the vision of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the plan's subcommittee, formed by Gov. Dayton and led by Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon, supports the noble ideal that having a disability “does not mean a person has less desire to make … Read more on Minneapolis Star Tribune Rocky Mountain ADA Center Unveils Emergency…

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Animal Defenders Roars Appreciation for New Charity Partner Animal Support


Animal Defenders Roars Appreciation for New Charity Partner Animal Support Animal Defenders Roars Appreciation for New Charity Partner Animal Support. Animal Defenders International (ADI) offers their thanks to Animal Support and cofounders Dr. Michael Omidi, Maria Abaca, and Julian Omidi for their support and endorsement. Read more on PR Web (press release) Support grows to register animal abusers like sex offenders Should people convicted…

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Latest Seeing Eye Dog News


Shirley: Dog About Town That's what Anna Jantsch did 10 years ago when she was 11 years old, and since then her family has raised several puppies for the Seeing Eye Foundation, an organization that places guide dogs with visually impaired people. You may have seen their … Read more on GazeboNews Lesson shows students a different view Eighth graders rotated through several areas…

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Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability in Air Travel


Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability in Air Travel Section 382.117(e) of the revised Part 382, concerning service animals, states: If a passenger seeks to travel with an animal that is used as an emotional support or psychiatric service animal, the airline is not required to accept the animal for … Read more on MENAFN.COM Coming Events in Roxbury and Mount Arlington Eleventh Hour…

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Latest Service Dog News


Mom fights for service dog in classroom A mother wants her son's service dog allowed in his classrooms because "there are things only a dog can do" for her son. Judy Kintner asked the Yellow Springs Board of Education on Thursday to incorporate a service dog into her son's individual … Read more on WHIO Dayton Madyson Siragusa, 11-Year-Old With Diabetes, Denied Permission…

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Over 300 Dogs Rescued in Dog Fighting Bust Across Four States


Over 300 Dogs Rescued in Dog Fighting Bust Across Four States Many thanks go out to federal officials and the ASPCA for their due diligence and patience throughout the process. We couldn't be happier to know these pups are now in better hands! The ASCPA shared photos of four of the rescued dogs on their Facebook … Read more on RYOT The NYPD's in…

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For the Dogs: Animal shelter group hosts fundraiser


For the Dogs: Animal shelter group hosts fundraiser Robin Markert, president of the group, hosted the event at her restaurant to support the group's plans to build a shelter facility. Many of those attending … Markert said being reunited with past shelter dogs was an emotional experience. "Our very … Read more on Gloversville Leader-Herald Meet the Pride of Australia Queensland finalists Firefighters Carl…

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