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Parents raise funds to get autism service dog for son
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Parents raise funds to get autism service dog for son

Shropshire, England --- The parents of a five-year-old child who suffers from autism-like symptoms are doing everything they can to raise enough funds to get him his very own autism support dog. Oliver Fenner was a happy toddler who used to love pirates, play...
Update – Parents file complaint with Department of Justice against school board over service dog – With Video
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Update – Parents file complaint with Department of Justice against school board over service dog – With Video

Sherwood, Ore -The family of a young boy with autism has filed a federal complaint following the school's refusal to allow their son's autism service dog to attend classes with him without a handler. Scott and Jennifer Mcdonald opted to file the complaint w...
Therapy dogs provide support for children on the spectrum
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Therapy dogs provide support for children on the spectrum

Salt Lake City, UT - Canine companions are now being used as a tool to provide both comfort and support for children on the autism spectrum. Therapy service dogs have become increasingly popular in the treatment of various disorders in recent years. The...
Neighbor who shot and killed teen’s autism service dog faces charges – w/video
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Neighbor who shot and killed teen’s autism service dog faces charges – w/video

Missouri, KS - An area man has been charged by the municipal government for violating city bylaws after killing his neighbor’s autism service dog. According to reports, Hannah Guzman’s service dog Tobee had to be euthanized by a local veterinarian after...
Autism service dog prohibited from being used at child’s school
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Autism service dog prohibited from being used at child’s school

Sherwood, ORE - The parent of a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is angry with school board officials after she was told that her son’s autism service dog is prohibited from acting as an aide at the youngster’s primary school unless it is accompanie...
Prison trained labrador completely changes autistic boy’s quality of life
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Prison trained labrador completely changes autistic boy’s quality of life

Zach Tucker, Colorado Springs - The arrival of Clyde, a chocolate Labrador has improved the quality of life for Zach, 11 who has Asperger's Syndrome. Claude was trained to be a service dog in prison by inmate Christopher Vogt. Kirk Mitchell reports in The De...