Author Archives: Jennifer Arnold


Positively Expert: Jennifer Arnold

Jennifer is the CEO and founder of Canine Assistants, a non-profit organization that trains and provides service dogs for children and adults with physical disabilities or other special needs. She has written two best-selling books, "In a Dog's Heart" and "Through a Dog's Eyes," and appeared in a PBS special about Canine Assistants.

Studying the Study

Posted on: March 11, 2013 - 9 Comments

Goldens neutered early, before one year of age, were judged more likely to develop hip dysplasia, cruciate ligament tears, and some forms of cancer than those dogs left intact or neutered after a year of age. Golden lovers began calling and emailing me with questions and concerns as soon as the popular press picked up the story.