Central Point, Ore. — A local non-profit is hoping you have some room in your home and your heart to foster a puppy. Dogs for the Deaf is continuing to expand its autism assistance dog program and with it the need for foster families is growing too. “This is some[what] of a new program for […]
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.