Service Dogs, Inc. is a non-profit organization that trains Service Dogs and Hearing Dogs to assist people with disabilities.Hearing Dogs are trained to alert their deaf owners by touch and lead them to everyday sounds, such as a door knock, smoke alarm or telephone.Service Dogs assist individuals with physical disabilities by opening doors, fetching wheelchairs, retrieving dropped items, operating light switches, moving paralyzed limbs and getting help. We adopt all of our dogs from animal shelters and rescue leagues. Utilizing positive reinforcement, we train the dogs, pair them with their new partners and then train them as teams – all free of charge to the recipients.
Public Interaction and Education
Learn about Hearing and Service Dogs and how to greet them in a public place.
We use operant conditioning and rewards to positively train our dogs.
Our Speaker Series
Our experts are involved in public education and training internationally. Find out more about having a speaker come to your next event.
We are an active voice for promoting the laws about Assistance Animals.
Why we need you!
Service Dogs, Inc. invests $20,000 in training each Service Dog team and each Hearing Dog team. We rely on your donations to pay for the cost of training. Please donate today!