Tag Archives: therapy dogs

Video: Inspirational Dogs Help Kids Heal in Physical Therapy


Written by: Phil Monahan

Nine-year-old Sophia gets a boost from Handsome, a deaf therapy dog, during physical therapy sessions.
Photo Courtesy Akron Children’s Hospital

Here’s a beautiful story to help wipe away the taste of that last one: When children have to go through intensive physical therapy at a hospital in Akron, Ohio, they often get a bit of. . .

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Colorado Cracks Down on Fake Service Dogs


Written by: Phil Monahan

The problem of fake service dogs may be reaching a boiling point across the U.S>
Photo via thedailybeast.com

We have posted many times about the problems posed by dog owners who try to pass their pets off as service dogs, just so the animals can have access to places where they’re not. . .

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Woman Flies Across Country To Adopt A Very Special Dog


Written by: Phil Monahan

Dill the rescue dog has a deformed front leg that some might think makes him unadoptable.
Photo by FETCH WI RESCUE

Here’s a beautiful story about a sweet rescue dog named Dill, who unfortunately has a deformed leg. Such a disability might put off some would-be adopters, but it didn’t stop Jess Street from. . .

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