Posts Tagged 'dogs'

Lily’s Guide Dog

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The news of two Great Danes needing adoption has caught massive attention. The Shrewsbury Dogs Trust care, in Telford, England is looking for a home for the two gentle giants. What makes this story unique, and the reason why it has caught the attention of so many dog lovers across the country is because one of the dogs is the others’ seeing-eye dog.

Posted by Jenny Carlton Nov 02, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

Dogs help all family members dealing with autism

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One more reason to get a dog: furry four-legged friends can help both parents of / and children with autism.

Posted by Tessa Jun 02, 2011 Posted in Disability No Comments

Dogs Detect Disease

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It has been reported that over a third of a dog’s brain is devoted to scent detection. The amazing ability of dogs to recognize and analyze scents is based upon the 220 million scent receptors in their brains (compared to the 20 million scent receptors in the human brain).

Posted by Tanya Apr 26, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

The Difference Between Your Pet and a Service Dog

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There are millions of dog lovers all over the world and I am proud to be one of them. For those who are dog owners, we can all agree that they play an important role in our lives – they’re practically or are part of the family. They also provide unconditional love, companionship and always welcome us home. Besides being a loyal companion, man’s best friends help people with disabilities by being service dogs.

Posted by Jenny Carlton Mar 04, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized 4 Comments