Dallas Performs, As First Program Assistance Dog in Oregon’s Eagle Point School District Date: Mon, 12/12/16 Jake, an Eagle Point School District student with severe ADHD, struggles daily with his school assignments and has an attention span of typically just 10 minutes on any given task. That is, until he met Dallas! Dallas is a 2 […]
Dogs for the Deaf, Inc. has just brought on its newest board member, Matt Dunbar, who has lived and contributed to the Rogue Valley community for more than twenty years. “Matt brings a tremendous amount of enthusiasm to our board and I’m looking forward to working with him as we endeavor to improve lives with […]
Dogs for the Deaf, Inc. has successfully placed their second Autism Assistance Dog with a young client in southern Oregon. Yoko, a two-year-old Labrador retriever, successfully completed her Autism Assistance Dog training at Dogs for the Deaf in June 2016 and was placed with a family in Medford, Oregon. Certified Assistance Dog Trainer Jenny Nickelson […]
Download the first issue of Bark All About It, Dogs for the Deaf’s foster puppy program.
Dogs for the Deaf welcomes four new Directors to serve three-year terms on the national Assistance Dog training organization’s Board of Directors. The four new Directors are valuable contributors to southern Oregon communities, and have a variety of private-sector and non-profit backgrounds and expertise. “In order to help enhance the lives of as many people […]