Tag Archives: assistance dogs

9/11: A Look Back

Posted on: September 8, 2014 - 7 Comments

We all have our stories to tell. On that bright September morning when the world changed before our eyes, our collective experience was etched into our personal histories in the way that only those truly transformative historical occasions can imprint us:  Pearl Harbor, JFK, 9/11. Having moved to Manhattan the year before the attacks, I Read More

A Boy and His Seizure Dog

Posted on: March 21, 2013 - 2 Comments

A heartwarming video of the special bond between a boy with epilepsy and his service dog.

The Hero Dog Awards – A Magical Evening

Posted on: October 3, 2011 - 3 Comments

What a amazing night! I knew it would be powerful, I knew I would shed some tears, and I knew it would be emotional.  But I don’t think any of us who attended the American Humane Association’s first annual Hero Dog Awards were prepared for just how special this event would be. The Hero Dog Read More