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The Remarkable Connection Between Dogs and Autistic Children

Posted on: May 13, 2014 - No Comments

New research shows that children with autism tend to develop strong bonds with dogs. This is particularly remarkable when you consider that many children with autism spectrum disorders have a hard time with social interactions and making friends. The judgment-free, pressure-free love of a dog can help autistic children form a bond not only with Read More

Xena the Abused Puppy Trained Positively

Posted on: July 27, 2013 - 1 Comment

Xena is a pitbull mix whose amazing transformation from a neglected, emaciated puppy to a thriving companion dog for Jonny, a boy with autism, has made national headlines. The bond between Jonny and Xena is incredible.