Guide Dog Saves Blind Woman From Both Intruders And Gas Leak In One Night
Not only did this guide dog scare away home invaders, but she also called emergency services when she smelled a gas leak set off by the intruders.
Guide dog no longer welcome at Florida nudist resort
A legally blind woman, who resides at a Florida nudist resort, uses a guide dog to get around; but she’s been told the Labrador violates housing guidelines and cannot stay.
Failed service dog becomes best friend to Colorado brothers
A Labrador Retriever, who was slated to become a guide dog for the blind, flunked out of training school; but there’s a silver lining, as the pooch now helps two disabled boys.
Cecil Williams and hero dog Orlando welcome new dog to the family
Update: The faithful black Lab, who saved his visually impaired human, retired from duty earlier this month, but Williams now has a new guide dog, a yellow Lab named Godiva.
Donations pour in for Cecil Williams and hero guide dog Orlando
UPDATE: After people heard Cecil Williams would have to part with the guide dog who saved his life in the subway, a donation drive raised the funds to keep the two together.
Blind man falls onto subway tracks, is saved by guide dog
Cecil Williams was standing on a subway platform when he fainted and fell onto the train tracks; he was saved by his faithful guide dog...but that isn’t the end of the story.
Pit Bull named “American Hero Dog” at 2013 Hero Dog Awards
Elle won the coveted title from a field of seven nominees; she was rewarded for her efforts in helping educate children about dog safety in her home state of North Carolina.
September is National Service Dog Month
They provide companionship, inspire confidence, and live to serve, protect, and assist their handlers. Guide dogs, seeing eye dogs, service pets, and assistance animals are helping their humans perform tasks, accomplish lifelong goals, embark on adventures, overcome debilitating mental illnesses, and safeguard military bases across the country and around the world. That’s why it is […]
Guide dog in training helps save handlers from speeding car
Video: Thanks to a guide dog in training’s fast reflexes, two people are safe after they were nearly run down by a driver who lost control of her car.
Vegetarian guide dog is allergic to meat
Unlike most dogs, you won’t catch Irwin chowing down on a nice, juicy steak anytime soon. In fact, due to severe allergies to beef, pork, and chicken, the loyal British guide dog is strictly vegetarian. Seventeen-year-old Liam White, Irwin’s owner, received the Labrador Retriever–Golden Retriever mix from the United Kingdom’s Guide Dogs for the Blind […]