Erik is a 21-year-old young man who loves to ride his bike, swim, listen to music and go to the mall. Continue Assistance Dog Makes World More Friendly
“The first time my service dog retrieved an item off of the floor and handed it to me, it was like a breakthrough,” explains Eric. “He was happy to do it. It was very exciting for me!” Continue Service Dog an Amazing Gift for Retiree with Disability
The term “it’s raining cats and dogs” doesn’t phase us here at the Animal Defense League. Even in the gloomiest of weather, we’ve still got dogs and cats to socialize. The good news is, what we do you can do on dreary (or hot) days with your pets at home! Continue Rainy Days? No Problem!
Kirk is a 48-year-old man with cerebral palsy and a seizure disorder. He is non-verbal and uses a wheelchair. At least, this is what everyone sees at first glance. Kirk is actually so much more! Continue Assistance Dog Brings Man off Sidelines
“Out of everything I’ve done to try to improve my life, nothing has even come close to getting a service dog from Canine Companions for Independence,” says Jason Morgan, a US Air Force veteran who was injured on a special operations mission. Continue Injured Veteran Receives Service Dog, Free of Charge