The Associated Press has published a story that relates how children who suffer allergies now have help in the form of medical therapy dogs. These  dogs can serve as buffers between the child and a potentially dangerous environment. The dogs are specifically trained to sniff out allergens and alert the owners to their presence. NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Boo and Riley are more than affectionate, protective family pets. To their owners, the specially trained dogs are a furry layer of security to sniff out peanut products and other life-threatening allergens. The dogs’ Connecticut owners are among many people nationwide turning to allergy-sniffing service dogs,Read More →

This weekend adoptions will be free for qualified adopters. Maddie’s Fund will pay each shelter or rescue group $500 for every young, healthy dog or cat adopted, $1000 for every adoption of a senior or treatable pet and $1500 for every adoption of a senior pet with a medical condition. To find out where you can participate in this great event click here.Read More →