Monica meets Watson at Applicant Orientation

Aurora Borealis

By Monica Johnson Editor’s note: Monica is on our wait list for a Service Dog.  She is a counselor at St. David’s hospital.  Her hobbies are swimming, scuba diving, wheelchair basketball and traveling.  Monica was injured in a car accident in 1999. Life is an amalgamation of experience that ebbs and flows, with suffering and... Read More Continue Reading →
Christmas with Bruce and Jax

Jax Exceeded My Expectations

By  H. Bruce Brim Dog’s Name: Sandy’s Jax Sponsor: Sandra Didlake  A little about me: My background, education, work, hobbies, family: A petroleum engineer by degree, with a BS-PEN in 1979 from UT-Austin, followed by licensure as a professional engineer. I was previously employed by Sun (now Anadarko Petroleum), and currently work with a landman,... Read More Continue Reading →
Claire & Mocha eye contact 2

It Was Love At First Sight

1. Name: Claire Labry 2. Hearing Dog’s Name Mocha 3. Sponsor Sandra Didlake 4. A little about me: My background, education, work, hobbies, family: I was born in Austin and raised out in the country (Burnet County). We’ve always had a family dog and when growing up I dreamed of having my own dog. As... Read More Continue Reading →
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I am very impressed with the work you do

Good morning, Sheri, I am a professor at Central Texas College in Killeen, Texas, and I have the honor of instructing one of your clients, Aaron Gadson. Aaron is an excellent student, and his best pal, Keeper, comes with him to campus daily.  Aaron has talked with the class about all the things Keeper does... Read More Continue Reading →
Excalibur, a former shelter dog, saved his partner Pastor Ray McCoy from drowning

Service Dog Saves Partner From Drowning

LAMPASAS (February 6, 2012)—Service dog Excalibur who used to be afraid of running water came to the rescue of a Lampasas man who passed out and fell into the bathtub he was filling with hot water. Pastor Ray McCoy, who suffers from spinal cord tumors from a rare disease that also can cause blackouts, was... Read More Continue Reading →