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Service Dog Resources

Jan 31, 2018 03:00PM
TO CONTACT AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT CENTERS:

Ten centers serve the U.S. and calls are directed to the one closest to the caller. Call 800-949-4232 or visit adata.org.

TO SUPPORT THE TAILS OF HOPE FOUNDATION:

This nonprofit provides critical and life- saving help to veterans, first responders and search-and-rescue teams. Operating on donations, it covers the cost of purchasing a trained dog, as well as lifetime veterinary care when necessary. TailsOfHope.org

LEARN ABOUT DOGS TRAINED FOR SPECIAL CONDITIONS:

Parkinson’s disease – Davis Phinney Foundation at Tinyurl.com/HelpingPaw ForParkinsons Disabled children – 4PawsForAbility.org Alzheimer’s disease/dementia – Rover. com/canine-caregivers-dementia-alzheimers Sight-impaired GuideDogs.org

SAMPLE SERVICE-DOG VIDEOS:

A pit bull-lab mix that saves a veteran having a seizure: Tinyurl.com/DogSavesVeteran A pug that helps a veteran with post-traumatic stress: Tinyurl.com/DogCalmsPTSD

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