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Choosing a Dog

Why are you getting a dog? The rewards from having a dog are real but hard to define. It can be for company, for exercise, to reduce stress, for security, or many other reasons. It's a bit like having a two year old child that never grows up, ...

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Here you can find information regarding all aspects of dogs. If you have questions regarding breeding, dog rescue, how to properly train your new pet, and several other questions you will find this section extremely helpful. The Articles contain...

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Ethical Considerations Need To Be Made For Service Dogs

Some children with autism and their families are known to benefit from the presence of an assistance dog. Little research has been done on ethical issues that can arise around the dogs’ welfare or methods to limit the stress on both the dog and th...

Top Ways Dogs Can Impact Kids With Autism

Dogs are often referred to as man’s best friend. In fact, the American Pet Products Association found that in 2019, 63.4 million Americans own a dog. Countless studies support the claim that having a dog improves overall well-being, especially for...

Choosing A Dog For Your Child With Autism

A loyal companion, a friend who doesn’t require a lot of conversation, and even a gentle but insistent guardian; a dog can provide these things and more for a child, teen, or adult with autism. According to the Journal of Pediatric Nursing, in a s...

Ways A Service Dog Can Change Your Special Needs Child’s Life

Most people are pretty familiar with the saying, “A dog is a man’s best friend.” Dogs are animated, fiercely loyal, and guarded protectors. But their worth goes beyond just being a trusted companion. For many, these furry friends serve a significa...

10 Ways an Assistance Dog Can Help Your ASD Child Sleep

A child with autism may find it harder to get to sleep, to stay asleep, and sleep earlier in the day. Frequently, the bedtime routine can be challenging for a child with autism, and waking up at a set time can be impossible. Continued lack of slee...

Dog Depression – The Reasons And A Probable Cure

Is it possible for your pet dog to stay depressed? The answer is yes. Similar to humans, even dogs suffer from time to time from depression. Even though dogs don’t possess the human reasoning capacity, that doesn't deprive it from falling into dep...

5 Ways To Properly Care For Your Dog

When you keep a dog you must be willing to give it some care and attention. Look, everyone needs to be cared for and dogs are not excluded. Once you bring your dog home, the journey of life with your dog begins. In this article, we look at 5 ways ...