Posts Tagged “service dogs”

The New Teachers Pet is Stealing Childrens Hearts

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The New Teachers Pet is Stealing Childrens Hearts

by Robert Hudson   Hillside Elementary School in Eagle Point School district- the heart of Jackson County, Oregon has a new teachers aid assisting teacher Sean Dugan-Strout in his fifth-grade classroom. The new teachers pet is a four legged, furry one year old terrier mix named Dallas who came to the Southern Oregon Humane Society from…

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Oregon’s Dogs for the Deaf

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Oregon’s Dogs for the Deaf

by Candace Bailey   Many of us are familiar with guide dogs for the blind, but did you know there are specially trained service dogs for the deaf as well? Their function is slightly different yet they still receive intensive, long-term training to make sure they are ready to assist their differently-abled owners quite capably….

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