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26.06.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Child in Suisun City, CA

Trained Diabetic Alert Service Dog will help Abigail managed her Type 1 Diabetes

23.06.17

Parents of boy with severe autism believe service dog can help him

Cole won’t go to any of his safety zones anymore. The safety zones were places where the 6-year-old, who has severe autism, would sit or play without

23.06.17

Service dog is Pepperell girl's new best friend

PEPPERELL -- Livi's dog does all the things that a little girl could dream of a dog doing.

22.06.17

Service Dog Raisers Needed in DC, VA, MD and NC

Business professionals, teachers, health care providers encouraged to apply for a richly-rewarding experience as a service dog raiser.

22.06.17

A boy and his dog

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - There's a saying that every boy should have two things: a dog and a mother who lets him have one. Connor Cave, now has both.

20.06.17

San Diego Children Both Under the Age of 5 Seek Life-Saving Diabetic Alert Dog

Help is needed to get help that is greatly deserved. San Diego, CA, June 19, 2017 (Newswire.com) - LaurieAnn, a grandmother and resident of San Diego,

19.06.17

Meet Lyndsey, our April 2017 Calendar Kid

When Lyndsey Golding was four years old, she developed an insatiable thirst that seemingly came out of nowhere. She also had two bedwetting episodes

17.06.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Child in MA

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Child in MA

13.06.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Center Valley, PA

SDWR Autism Service Dog Chance will help young boy with his autism challenges Center Valley, Pennsylvania, June 12, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Ten-year-old

07.06.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Boy in Colorado Springs

Shelby, Diabetic Alert Dog, reporting for duty at Fort Carson Military Reserve

09.06.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Child in Rockwell, NC

Service Dog trained to detect high and low glucose levels for small child in North Carolina Rockwell, NC, June 7, 2017

05.06.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Foxfield, CO

Diabetes Help with Four Legs and a Tail delivered to young adult in Foxfield, Colorado

04.06.17

Puppy Love: MC Students Train a Service Dog for Those in Need

Like most students, Nelson comes to class ready to learn. Although lessons in chemistry and political science are hard to grasp, he is learning other

05.06.17

When Olivia Met Oliver

BERKELEY – It’s not every day you get to meet your new best friend. Olivia, Melissa, and John Covino welcome Oliver, the new member of their family.

01.06.17

US Rep. Jim McGovern introduces bill to help train service dogs for disabled veterans

Congressman Jim McGovern, D-Worcester, is again pushing a bill that would give funding to nonprofits that train service dogs for veterans with disabil

30.05.17

Little Bayville Girl Gets Lifesaving Diabetes Alert Dog

Little Olivia Covino's life just got a little easier. Relief came in the form of Oliver, a diabetes alert dog who arrived at her Mill Creek Road home

30.05.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Child in Denville, NJ

Memorial Day weekend just got more memorable for a five-year old girl in Denville, NJ, through the delivery of her Autism Service Dog Denville, NJ, Ma

30.05.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Little Girl in Manahawkin, Nj

Olivia and Oliver--a new diabetic alert service dog "team" united in Manahawkin, NJ Manahawkin, NJ, May 29, 2017

30.05.17

Meet the dog who is so amazing, he made Stafford High School's yearbook!

WASHINGTON (ABC7) — AJ Schalk, at 16, is like every other junior at Stafford High School. The only difference he's a type 1 diabetic, who gets to

26.05.17

Riverdale student's service dog gets yearbook slot

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A very special student made it into the yearbook at a Lee County high school. He's really cute and very furry.

26.05.17

A School Included This Teen's Service Dog In The Yearbook And It's The Purest Thing

Last week, along with the rest of the seniors at Stafford High School in Falmouth, Virginia, 18-year-old Diana Bloom got her yearbook.

27.05.17

Virginia high school features student's dog in yearbook for a touching reason

One school made sure that a student's furry friend was remembered in the yearbook. Andrew "AJ" Schalk, 16, a junior at Stafford High School in Freder

28.05.17

Tips that will make you Queen (or King) of the grill with Chef Bill Downes

WASHINGTON (ABC 7) — Memorial Day is now the second most popular grilling holiday of the year, with an impressive 75 percent of grill owners firing up

29.05.17

Diabetic student’s service dog makes Stafford High’s yearbook

When Stafford High School students flip through the yearbook for the first time, they get to page 220 and gasp with surprise, “It’s Alpha!”

24.05.17

Stowe student saved by his pet every day

Carter Getty, an 8-year-old at Stowe Elementary School, had a tough beginning and has a long road ahead, but his journey has been made a little easier

24.05.17

Adorable service dog makes it into school yearbook

Service dogs deserve recognition for the great deeds they perform daily. To them, they aren't even great deeds. They are just ... deeds.

22.05.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Ashland, KY

Diabetic Alert Dog delivered to help middle school student manage his diabetes Ashland, KY, May 22, 2017 (Newswire.com) - May 20 is a day that will lo

15.05.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Child in Rockwell City, Iowa

Diabetic Alert Dog will serve 10 year-old-girl as she copes with diabetes and loss.

14.05.17

Wake Forest students raise puppies to be service dogs

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Marcie Moore knows how important service dogs are to others. Her sister, Maggie, has a diabetes alert dog who is a lifesaver.

15.05.17

Family raises funds for service dog

They say a dog is man’s best friend, but for 15-year-old Kimberly Collis of Monroe, a dog just might be a lifesaver.

07.05.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Child in Thousand Oaks, Ca

Diabetic Alert Dog helps active 14 year old girl stay safe and well. Thousand Oaks, CA, May 7, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Today, Emma, a 14 year old.

03.05.17

Local boy's new dog could save his life

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Elijah Lidgett was diagnosed with diabetes when he was just five years old. He's now ten, and his family has a new solution to

03.05.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Bakersfield, CA

Bakersfield boy receives his Diabetic Alert Dog today Bakersfield, CA, May 2, 2017 (Newswire.com) - May 2 is an important day that will long be rememb

01.05.17

LOCAL WOMAN RAISING FUNDS FOR DIABETIC SERVICE DOG

For 50- year old Brenda Erickson, living with brittle type-1 diabetes has been a part of her life for the past 43 years.

25.04.17

Light It Up Blue raises funds for autism programs

The York Harbor Inn hosted its fourth annual “Light It Up Blue” fundraising event to raise awareness and funds for local Maine autism charities on Wed

23.04.17

Play With Puppies For A Good Cause

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- You can play with some of the cutest pups around this weekend and help a good cause. Students and puppy raisers at Wake Forest

24.04.17

Play With Puppies For A Good Cause

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- You can play with some of the cutest pups around this weekend and help a good cause. Students and puppy raisers at Wake Forest

17.04.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Child in Group Lake, Illinois

Autism Response Service Dog helps little boy cope with ASD challenges. Group Lake, Illinois, April 16, 2017 (Newswire.com) - April 16 is a life-changi

16.04.17

Grayslake boy with autism gets service dog in Easter surprise

Six-year-old Jason White spent Saturday night sleeping on the dog bed, his new service dog lying next to him.

13.04.17

Powhatan 5-year-old bonds with autism service dog

POWHATAN – The relationship between Ki and Ramses is barely a month old, but it is already showing signs of being a friendship that will only grow in

04.04.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Child in Coventry CT

ASD Service Dog is delivered to 6 yr-old in Connecticut Coventry, CT, April 4, 2017 (Newswire.com) - ​​​​Today is a life-changing day for 6-year old

30.03.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Child in Apalachin, NY

Diabetic Alert Dog "Molly" comes home to work with young boy in Apalachin, NY

03.04.17

Apalachin boy, 7, meets his diabetic alert dog for the first time

APALACHIN (WBNG) -- A Tioga County boy with diabetes has a new furry companion to help keep him safe.

28.03.17

Girls Who Grant, salon raising funds for newborn's medical expenses

SANFORD - Girls Who Grant is teaming up with Zreyas to raise funds for local hairdresser Suzy Roy and her family, who are facing a health struggle.

27.03.17

Loyola University Maryland's Ban On Service Dogs In Training

Loyola University Maryland is illegally banning service dogs in training from their campus, denying their students basic rights.

28.03.17

New Vernon Family Raises $25K for Autism Service Dog

A NJ family is hoping a service dog will help their 3-year-old son living with Autism Spectrum Disorder

19.03.17

Eliot boy has canine guardian angel

ELIOT, Maine — Five-year-old Wesley Rolston has a guardian angel. His name is Bear and he's a service dog who has already saved the little boy from da

20.03.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Transylvania LA

Transylvania, LA, March 18, 2017 (Newswire.com) - March 17 will be a day that is long remembered by John, a high school student and resident of Transy

13.03.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers "Amigo" to Child in Ocean Springs, MS

Ocean Springs, MS, March 13, 2017 (Newswire.com) - March 12 will always be remembered as a life-changing day for 7-year old Luke of Ocean Springs, MS,

13.03.17

Ocean Springs boy adjusts to life with service dog

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Thanks to $25,000 of fundraising money, one Ocean Springs boy is adjusting to new life with his service dog.

06.03.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers „Ramses” to Child in Powhatan, VA

Powhatan, VA, March 5, 2017 (Newswire.com) – Today is a life-changing day for 5-year old Malachi „Ki” of Powhatan, VA, as SDWR

01.03.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Child in Eliot Maine

Eliot, ME March 1, 2017 - (Newswire.com) March 1 is a very special day for Wes, a 5 year-old with Type 1 Diabetes from Eliot, Maine, as he welcomes

04.03.17

GIRL SEEKS DIABETES DOG

Eight-year-old Lauren Sims wants a dog. But not just any dog, one that could very well save her life. Two years ago, Lauren was diagnosed with type 1

04.03.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers "Ramses" to Child in Powhatan, VA

Powhatan, VA, March 5, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Today is a life-changing day for 5-year old Malachi "Ki" of Powhatan, VA, as SDWR

16.02.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Napa, CA

February 17 will be the start of a safer and healthier life for Liz, a 25 year-old with Type 1 Diabetes from Napa, CA, as she welcomes into her life a

17.02.17

Local youngsters learn about potential careers: A.G. Richardson Elementary hosts Career Day

From working with animals to providing police, fire and rescue services, local students learned about a variety of potential avocations during A.G. Ri

20.02.17

Study Demonstrates the Emotional Benefits of Service Dogs on Owner and Family Members

"Service Dog with handler" According to Maggie O'Haire, an assistant professor at Purdue who worked on the study, findings showed the positive effects

06.02.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Toronto

February 2 will be a memorable day for Max, a 23 year-old with Type 1 Diabetes from Toronto, CCanada, as he welcomes into his life a Diabetic Alert Do

26.01.17

Triad Girl Surprised With Diabetic Alert Dog For Birthday

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. -- A Triad girl got a special gift for her eleventh birthday and her reaction will warm your heart.

23.01.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Child in Kernersville NC

Kernersville, North Carolina, January 23, 2017 (Newswire.com) – January 23 will be a memorable day for Emerie, a 10 year-old with Type 1 Diabetes Kern

18.01.17

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Mystic CT Family

Mystic, CT, January 18, 2017 (Newswire.com) – ​January 19 will be a memorable day for Hunter, a 17 year-old high school student with Type 1 Diabetes

28.12.16

Catawba teen with diabetes seeks four-legged, life changing companion

CATAWBA Mikaela Broome is hoping a four-legged companion will help her stay healthy. Broome, 14, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at five years old

28.12.16

Parents seek funds for service dog for daughter

Chris and Karla Urata of San Benito County hope to bring a service dog into their lives for the health and safety of their 3-and-a-half year-old daugh

27.12.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retreivers Delivers Autism Response Dog

Landon, an 8-year old boy from Pennsylvania, will share his Holiday’s with his new Autism Response Dog from Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers (SDWR).

03.12.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers “Dave” to Springfield Oregon

Springfield, Oregon, December 3, 2016 (Newswire.com) – December 3 is a life-changing day for 5-year old James of Springfield, Oregon, as Service Dogs

29.11.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers #GivingTuesday 'Waggin Wheels'

November 29 is #GivingTuesday and Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective po

29.11.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Pleasant Plains, Il

On November 28, Aaron, a 37 year-old with Type 1 Diabetes of Pleasant Plains,Illinois, will be welcoming into his home a Diabetic Alert Dog from SDWR

23.11.16

Local woman raising money for diabetic alert dog

Dogs are beloved companions and are often considered family members. They also save lives.

21.11.16

East Forsyth Middle School student’s diabetes alert dog makes history

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. -- An East Forsyth Middle School student and her faithful companion are making history. Student Maggie Moore's diabetes alert dog

21.11.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Makes Early Thanksgiving Delivery

Sparta, Tennessee, November 18, 2016 (Newswire.com) – An early Thanksgiving delivery will be made to Ben Brandes of Sparta, Tennessee, as he receives

16.11.16

Girl Seeks Dog To Feel Safe

Bedtime fears like a darkened room, sleeping alone, or the possibility of monsters under the bed are all common to children of a certain age and, well

17.11.16

Raising The “Ruff”

Between working on assignments, essays, exams and socializing in the vivacious atmosphere on campus, certain Wake Forest students also spend time volu

18.11.16

Help Reagan Oliver Get A Service Dog

A Fluvanna family is in need of financial help to obtain a service dog for their 10 year old diabetic daughter, Reagan Oliver. There is an event this

17.11.16

Dog helps Refugio teen deal with diabetes

REFUGIO (KIII NEWS) - A Refugio Middle School student is doing her best to deal with a diagnosis of diabetes. She is getting some help from a special

15.11.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Promotes World Diabetes

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers joins hundreds of organizations, companies, healthcare professionals, and people living with diabetes and their fami

09.11.16

Wanaque's Lakeland HS supporting 'Hope for Ethan' fundraiser

The Lakeland Regional High School community is making a concerted effort to help provide a 3-year-old boy with autism with his own service dog.

07.11.16

Camden teen gets four-footed help

A Camden teen now has a special new fur friend to help her manage her daily life. Friday, October 28, Camden High School junior, Caroline Woolard,

02.11.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Makes Delivery to Niantic

Friday, November 4, will be a special day for Amelia Cunningham of Niantic, Connecticut, as she receives her Autism Response Dog from Service Dogs by

29.10.16

Radio show helps family raise money for girl's service dog

PEPPERELL -- Olivia Twigg's family started the week worried they would be unable to raise the final $4,000 for a service dog to help their 9-year-old

30.10.16

Free autism summit coming to Virginia Beach

Annette Warner, mother of twin boys with autism, has seen the good and the bad. Her sons, Nick and Noah, have been on the receiving end of uneducated

28.10.16

Ash Flat mom raises money for son’s service dog

ASH FLAT — On Easter Sunday, Roxanne Daily was cooking dinner in her Ash Flat home when her husband, Scott, who spent the day in and out of his shop

22.10.16

K9 hero makes apperance at Kars for K9's fundraiser

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (WUSA9) -- Dux, the hero Spotsylvania K9 officer shot earlier this month, made an appearance on Saturday.

24.10.16

K9 hero makes apperance at Kars for K9's fundraiser Stephanie Ramirez, WUSA

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (WUSA9) -- Dux, the hero Spotsylvania K9 officer shot earlier this month, made an appearance on Saturday.

20.10.16

Teen with diabetes impresses others with strength, resolve

Being a teenager is hard enough, what with braces, hormones and tenuous friendships. But for 13-year-old Emma Goldberg, an eighth-grader at Los Cerri

12.10.16

Bakersfield Police Officer Trevor Jones' Service Continues On

On March 20, 2012, just days before he was to be married, Bakersfield Police Officer Trevor Jones died from heart failure at the age of 23.

14.10.16

Golf Benefit Aids Local Girl

Diabetic Alert Dog for Emma!

16.10.16

10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: Today’s guide to the obscure, the possibly relevant and things in between

1 A golden retriever puppy will carry on the name of a Bakersfield police officer who died of heart failure. at the age of 23 thanks to a new program

17.10.16

Honoring Fallen Heroes With Service Dogs

Remember Det. Michael Morgan

15.10.16

Octoberfest to include fundraising opportunity for service dog

Brenna Haff of Monroe will take part in Octoberfest at the Monroe Community Center from noon to 4 p.m. on Oct. 16 at 120 Monmouth Rd., Monroe. Her boo

12.10.16

Family hopes service dog will help diabetic boy

Christian Dana ran to his mother on a recent afternoon, excited to tell her the coffee shop they were in had sugar-free candies.

10.10.16

Cheyenne woman with diabetes raising money to get service dog

CHEYENNE – Daryl-Ann Farinha was 9 years old when she was diagnosed with Type I diabetes.

07.10.16

SERVICE DOG KEEPS AUTISTIC CHILD FROM WANDERING INTO STREET

This video, shared by Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers, a nonprofit that trains and places service dogs with individauls with autism, diabetes, PTSD,

05.10.16

Donor helps South MS child make goal for service dog purchase

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A generous donation will help a South Mississippi child with autism get a service dog.

04.10.16

Until There's A Cure, There's a Dog: An Interview with Dan Warren

Dan Warren joins Melanie Vann and Kristin Walker to talk about his organization, Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers, a non-profit organization located

02.10.16

McFeely: For West Fargo family, getting service dog is 'life-changing event'

FARGO—Duke the golden retriever stretched out on the floor of Babb's Coffee House this week, raising his head only when a barista fired up the coffee

27.09.16

Mother, friends raising money to help get young girl a diabetic alert dog

ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Raynna Goosey carries her backpack around with her everywhere. For her the blue worn down bag acts as lifeline.

24.09.16

Special Delivery for West Fargo, North Dakota Child

​On Wednesday, September 28, Lucille Wirtz of West Fargo, North Dakota, will be welcoming into her home and heart a Golden Retriever

23.09.16

Meet Daisy, just one of the many service dogs on campus

Sophomore Marcie Moore started the semester with a diabetic alert dog in training by her side at Wake Forest University. English Labrador Daisy goes

23.09.16

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Looking for New Team Members

Due to rapid growth of its organization, Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers, “SDWR” is seeking qualified candidates to work as kenneling staff and trai

20.09.16

Service dogs alert diabetic patients of blood sugar levels

We all know that a dog can be your best friend, but service dogs are more than just a member of the family. Meet Able, an aptly named service dog that

11.09.16

More press releases» Press Release SPECIAL DELIVERY SERVICE DOG for "Tisdale, Saskatchewan" Resident

On Saturday, September 10, Kevin Styan of Tilsdale, Saskatchewan, will be welcoming into his home and heart a Golden Retriever named “Hercules.”

08.09.16

Special Delivery for New Vernon NJ Child

The Ng family of New Vernon, New Jersey, is hoping that very soon they will be welcoming into their home and heart a Golden Retriever.

30.08.16

Birdsboro manager Aaron Durso is adjusting to his new companion — a seizure response dog

Birdsboro >> “I am excited and overwhelmed.”

25.08.16

Volunteer Puppy Raisers Needed

Every working service dog starts as a puppy that needs a loving home. A Puppy Raiser can provide that home and change a life in the process.

20.08.16

Birdsboro Borough Manager raises money for seizure response dog

BIRDSBORO, Pa. - A service dog is getting down to business in Birdsboro. "Dexter" was on duty for the first time Monday at the Birdsboro council...

09.08.16

Volunteering for August

Albemarle Fire Corps seeks volunteers to fill a number of positions, including family support, fundraising coordinator, special events, photographer,

09.08.16

Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Be Delivered to Bakersfield, CA Youth

On August 10, Harley Frost, 11 year old son of Brent and Shannon Frost, of Bakersfield, California, will be welcoming into his home and heart

08.08.16

Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Be Delivered to Bakersfield, CA Youth

Madison, Virginia - August 8, 2016 - (Newswire.com) ​On August 10, Harley Frost, 11 year old son of Brent and Shannon Frost, of Bakersfield, Ca.

08.08.16

A dog for Daniel: Local boy with autism receives a life-changing gift

GODFREY - After a year of rigorous fundraising, one local family was given a life-changing gift.

06.08.16

Welcoming Wags: Godfrey youth gets service animal

GODFREY — Getting a new dog is always a big deal for a boy, but for 12-year-old Daniel Salvato it could be a “life-changing” experience.

04.08.16

Service dogs being used to help those with diabetes

Mason Gueris was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at 9 years old

21.07.16

Fallen Officer Puppy Program

MADISON, Va., July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In January of this year, Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers announced a new project entitled "Fallen Office

19.07.16

Therapy day to highlight benefits of pets

With that in mind, the 11th annual Pet Therapy Day will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at Windber Recreation Park, 160 Recreation Drive, Windber.

13.07.16

Police Department Helping Raise Money For Service Dog

"Patty is a gifted artist, hospice worker, and Chaplin," reads a press release from the department. "She has been an immense supporter of our police d

24.06.16

New Baltimore family raising funds to get autism therapy dogs

There’s no such thing as a typical day for New Baltimore parent Kelly Somes when she’s taking care of her two autistic sons

20.06.16

Diabetic Teen With Servcie Dog

Watch Mason's Story Here

06.02.16

A Long Waited Puppy Arrives

"We are officially scheduled to receive our service dog"

04.06.16

Poker, golf tourneys will raise money for boy's diabetic alert dog

PORTSMOUTH — Community members on the Seacoast are rallying around a 4-year-old boy who needs a diabetic alert dog.

26.05.16

Birdsboro borough manager shares his story of living with seizures

Birdsboro >> Imagine going about your normal activities – working, caring for your children or walking down the street – when you suddenly drop to the

24.05.16

West Michigan service dog becomes spokesperson for free eye screenings

CALEDONIA, Mich - For West Michigan teen, Katie Krampitz, keeping her blood-sugar levels in check is a matter of life and a dangerous medical emerg

21.05.16

The Virginia Institute of Autism Students Encounter Service Dogs

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va (WVIR) - The Virginia Institute of Autism (VIA) brought in some special guests Friday with four legs and fur.

05.05.16

Glowing Blue for Autism 5K raises $10,000

One advantage of living in a smaller community is the people's ability to pull together and support a family in need. Time and time again, people in S

25.04.16

A COACH AND A MENTOR

A Lake Oswego teen has inspired his whole family to join his efforts to help special needs children, including coaching Special Olympics athletes and

25.04.16

'Team Lucy' aims to fetch enough funds for autism service dog for West Fargo girl

WEST FARGO – When it comes to fundraising, Michael and Ruth Wirtz and their friends aren't dogging it.

01.04.16

Autism Speaks to FOX 5: Donate today!

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers has a special relationship with Autism Speaks. They train service dogs for individuals with disabilities, including

26.02.16

SDWR Diabetic Alert Dog on Fox 8 News

An SDWR #DiabeticAlertDog Sugar made it on Fox 8 news to help people understand the difference between a working dog and a pet.

22.02.16

Diabetes dog helps 9 year-old Vermonter

UNDERHILL, Vt. - When 9-year-old Nathan Zabilansky was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes three years ago, it affected more than just his health. "It kind

17.02.16

Survivor; a Diabetic Alert Dog saved my life

POPLAR GROVE (WREX) - Living in a constant state of fear, one mother is trying anything to help her daughter live a normal life with type 1 diabetes.

11.02.16

A Loving Paw: Man’s best friend is boy’s best friend too

Justin Royston and his service dog Ironhide have become the best of friends during their year together. Ironhide isn’t a typical name for a dog, but

08.02.16

Local boy seeking service dog for Type 1 diabetes control

Many boys enjoy the company of dogs, but in Elijah Lidgett’s case a pooch could mean not just a best friend but a potential lifesaver.

19.01.16

Alert dog changes lives

Skittles in many ways is like any other dog. He likes to play and roll around on the ground. He shows off for spectators by sitting utterly still...

06.01.16

Family gets service dog

One service dog organization made it easy for an Enid boy with special needs to get a four-legged companion. Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers, in VA

15.12.15

A dog for Daniel: Family needs fraction of dog’s cost since grant awarded, funds raised

ALTON —A Riverbend family is making a final fundraising push to afford an autism service dog for their 12-year-old son.

16.11.15

Family working to make sure Jonah and Luckie stay together

Jonah Mullins was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes when he was 4-years-old. His family bought his service dog, Luckie, to alert them when his blood sug

18.10.15

Service dog to the rescue for Southwest Virginia child

5-year-old Carter Gillenwater has severe autism, making it hard for him to pay attention to things. "Somebody new walks in, he could care less.

04.10.15

Lending a Paw

Alexis Achey was diagnosed with type-one diabetes at the age of 7. Her pancreas is unable to produce any insulin so she must obtain insulin through in

05.11.15

Service dog for priest is a healthy move

The star of the show mostly kept to himself, tucking behind a folding chair. But that was OK. He wasn't there to socialize.

02.11.15

Auburn boy awaits service dog and 'best friend'

AUBURN – The cartoonist Charles Schulz once wrote, “Happiness is a warm puppy.” But did you know the same can sometimes be said about good health...

25.09.15

For those with service dogs, special bonds indeed

Dogs are far more than pets for two Kings Mountain High School students. Brianna Rochford and Tyler Withers , both sophomores who have type I diabetes

31.08.15

Girls Life Depends on Dogs Nose

Coach, a 4-year-old Labrador Retriever, has a sweet-face that seems perfect fit for his very important job—scenting dangerous blood sugar fluctuations

24.08.15

Diabetic Girl and Yellow Lab Bond While He Works to Keep Her Alive

Coach may look like an ordinary dog, but the yellow Labrador retriever is anything but. He’s Elle Shaheen's guardian angel.

21.04.15

Krypto the Autism Service Dog - Video

Dominic Tobin, 7, just received an Autism Service Dog. Watch to learn how a service dog will change the life of Dominic and his family.

20.04.15

Service dog to help child with autism

Krypto, a year-old black Lab, arrived over the weekend with his trainer from SDWR. Learn how this service dog will help this family in autism care.

13.04.15

Diabetic Alert Dogs: “Man’s Best Friend” Redefined

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — He may look like your average Labrador retriever, but behind those big brown eyes and wet nose, pilot is a dog unlike any...

16.05.12

Virginia dogs being bred to help save lives

Some special pups will soon pack a power exceeding man and machine, alerting a diabetic 20 minutes before even a glucose monitoring system can.

10.10.12

Diabetic alert dogs save lives

Many people owe their lives to specially trained diabetic alert dogs that can detect blood-sugar fluctuations before the patient can Read more: http:

17.01.13

Diabetic alert dog is life-saver for one local family

Five months may not seem like a lot of time, but for the Hanchon family, life has drastically changed for the better.

04.12.12

Service dog to guard toddler’s blood sugar

In order to help keep watch on these fluctuations of their 23-month-old daughter, the Greens are in the process of getting a diabetic alert dog.

11.10.12

Fishin’ For A Dog Fundraiser Is A Huge Success

Tucker Dodson and Luke Varadi hosted the drawing for two winners of the “Fishin’ For A Dog” fundraiser event to fundraise for a service dog.

04.09.12

Canine support for diabetes

Dr. Jonathan Beach discusses the support he receives from Banting, a dog that is professionally trained to detect fluctuations in blood-sugar levels.

23.08.12

Fun Event To Raise Funds For Diabetic Alert Dog

One Greenwood child is several steps closer to getting the service dog he desperately needs.

24.08.12

Family struggles to raise money for son's diabetic alert dog

Watch to learn this family's struggle to raise money for a dog that could save a boy's life.

13.08.12

Local girl receives life-saving companion

One Lowcountry girl with diabetes has received an amazing gift…a diabetic alert dog.

13.08.12

Deven's Dog Comes Home To Bayville

The long quest for a diabetes alert dog for 13-year-old Deven Rusnak has a happy ending.

31.07.12

A nose for good health

Zack Johnson, who has diabetes, received Alan, a Diabetic Alert Dog from Warren Retrievers during a ceremony at the Troy CYO Center.

16.07.12

Dogs helping save lives of pediatric diabetes patients

Thanks to a special program, an area toddler has a new four-legged buddy that can save his life.

04.07.12

Diabetic child receives ‘guardian angel’ dog

On the morning of June 25, 5-year-old John Angier of Belmont greeted his “guardian angel,” a chocolate Labrador puppy named Rusty.

30.06.12

Organization working to fight diabetes with sense of smell

An organization, A Dog for Kate, has been founded with the goal of raising funds for those in need of a highly-trained canine companion.

25.04.12

Meet Banting, a diabetes alert dog

The newest tool in the fight against diabetes has puppy breath. Meet Banting, a Labrador trained to detect the changing blood sugar of a Diabetic.

29.05.12

A Diabetic Alert Dog Can Keep a Fairfield County Toddler Safe

Aidan Sgandurra, who is only 23 months old, is living with Type 1 Diabetes. His family is fundraising for a service dog.

15.05.12

Diabetic alert dog 'lifesaver' for 8-year-old boy

About one in every 400 children has diabetes. One Destrehan child is hoping to inspire others with a new source of hope he's found - a dog.

03.05.12

Diabetic child from Belmont needs help funding ‘guardian angel’

Born with a rare genetic disorder, John, 5, can’t speak, meaning he can’t ask for help with high or low blood sugars. He hopes for a Diabetes Dog.

22.04.12

Dogs help to bring comfort in region's hospitals

Service dogs, once trained mostly as guide dogs for visually impaired people, now help those with autism, seizure disorders, and diabetes.

16.04.12

Diabetic service dog a lifesaver

Dr. Jonathan Beach's new chocolate lab, Banting, arrives at his home in Altona. But this puppy is much more then a pet -- Banting is his lifeline.

12.04.12

Family raising funds to buy special watch dog for diabetic girl

Sierra Disinger and her family are turning to the community to raise $1,000 for a down payment to get a Diabetic Alert Dog.

04.04.12

5 Year’s old dog can detect his diabetes up’s and down’s

This is an amazing story about the ability for dogs to be able to detect medical conditions and how this detection can be trained to save lives.

29.04.12

Alert dog trained to warn mom when her Diabetic 4-year old's blood sugar is out of control

A Diabetic Alert Dog changes the life of this family affected by the complications of diabetes.

08.04.12

Man's best friend helps families cope with diabetes

For one former Greenwich family, the phrase "man's best friend" has taken on a whole new meaning.

21.03.12

Dog Trained To Aid Diabetic Child

A service dog trained to detect blood sugar levels in a diabetic child is a welcome addition to a Regina family.

20.03.12

Dog helps 5-year-old diabetic boy

A 5-year-old Virginia boy is getting some big help in keeping his diabetes in check, thanks to a specially trained four legged friend named Harley.

06.03.12

Guardian Angel Service dogs can save lives

For 8-year-old Olivia Williams, her chocolate Labrador, Angel, is more than just the family pet. To Olivia, Angel is a lifesaver.

02.03.12

Specially trained puppy is a lifesaver for Houston boy with diabetes

Wesley Webb receives a Diabetic Alert Dog. With help from family, fundraisers, and installments, this family made it a reality.

20.02.12

Another new addition

Another family purchases a Labrador retriever from Warren Retrievers Guardian Angel Service in Orange, Va., to help with a diabetic child.

17.02.12

Service dog a lifeline for Columbia family

Jackson & Isabella are enjoying their new 12-week-old black lab Max, but he's no ordinary dog. He’s a lifeline for these children with diabetes.

14.02.12

A Dog for Deven - Community pulls together for Bayville 12-year-old with severe Type 1 diabetes

At the Feb. 14 Berkeley Township Council meeting, several people asked residents to chip in for a Diabetes Alert Dog for student Deven Rusnak.

08.02.12

5-year-old girl hopes for normalcy with diabetic alert dog

Lauren has learned to manage her condition. But nothing, not even her digital glucose monitor, can detect the highs and lows than a diabetes dog.

09.01.12

Family needs money to get service dog for diabetic son

Lancaster resident Lora Eaton has no doubt that her 6-year-old son, Trae, will receive a service dog to help with his juvenile diabetes.

19.11.11

Puppy helps Aroostook teen monitor his diabetes

Ruger is a specially bred and trained diabetic alert dog whose presence will allow Holden, a level of independence he's never had before.

17.11.11

Arlington Woman Receives Diabetic Alert Dog

Medical dogs can do wonders for people who need them. An Arlington woman received her Diabetic Alert Dog and believes the animal will change her life.

02.04.15

RADAR TO THE RESCUE - Dog helps owner track his diabetes

McCraw has been dealing with Type 1 Diabetes for the 30 years since his diagnosis at age 22. With Radar, her is better able to lead a healthy life.

07.11.14

Madisonville boy gets diabetes detecting dog

Aiden wished for a Diabetic Alert Dog after hearing about the benefits on 14 News. Soon thereafter, an SDWR Diabetes Service Dog arrived.

12.01.12

Family Focus: Dog can sense child's low blood sugar

Mothers spend their days and nights monitoring food portions and checking their children's insulin levels. Watch how a Diabetes dog helps.

05.03.15

Raising funds for local boy to keep his diabetic alert dog

A steak night fundraiser to pay for her son's diabetic alert dog feels like a home stretch for Tasha Morrisette.

06.03.15

A Long Waited Puppy Arrives

Samantha who has been living with type 1 Diabetes (T1D) for more than half her life was getting a diabetic alert dog.

06.03.15

A Dog That Can Sniff Your Blood Sugar

Kimberlie Gregg used to panic daily about her blood sugar, wondering if it was about to spike or plummet. Now she lets Charlie do that for her.

11.02.15

Diabetic Girl Received Service Dog

Watch more now with Bay News 9.

11.02.15

Minnix girls on a mission: Come make a change

Night can be a terrifying time in the Minnix household. While David and Jennifer sleep their daughters Kori Lee and Jessie are never too far away. The

10.02.15

Service dog Charlie does his duty in defeating diabetes

ST. LOUIS – Service dogs are capable of guiding the blind, helping wheelchair-bound individuals, and even monitoring small children with special needs

24.01.15

Shadow’s smell serves diabetic sisters

Man’s best friend also has a history of being man’s best helper.

16.01.15

Girl hopes diabetes alert dog will help her manage disease

Maggie Moore welcomed a new dog to the family Tuesday, but this was no ordinary meeting.

08.01.15

Bayonne boy with autism receives service dog

A little boy with autism got to meet a new friend Monday thanks to donations made by some kind-hearted people.

31.12.14

What's Working: Jackson Autism Center Part 2

A missing child. It's a parent's nightmare. They can't rest until their boy or girl is located. Many parents of autistic children face that scenario

11.12.14

Dogs will sniff out nutria scat in final phase of eradication program

Detection dogs are playing a key role in the current phase of the Chesapeake Bay Nutria Eradication Project. The dogs are now working regularly here t

16.12.14

Dollars for doggies: Local family raising funds for service dog for epileptic

A Sulphur Springs family is working to raise $25,000 for a service dog to help alert them to seizures that put their youngest member at risk.

19.12.14

Local teacher raises funds for service dog

After Mandy Hobbs, a cheer coach and credit recovery teacher at Pittsburg High School, had her last diabetic seizure in June, she made the decision to

18.11.14

Labor Law: Accommodating service dogs and hidden disabilities at work

This month is National Diabetes Awareness Month. According to the Americans Diabetes Association, approximately 29 million Americans, or 9.1 percent o

20.11.14

Alert Dog Helps Girls Manage Type 1 Diabetes

Two young sisters in North Platte are getting help from a service dog to help manage their Type 1 Diabetes.

21.11.14

Health Alert Special: Diabetes Awareness

Right now 26 million Americans are battling diabetes. Around the world that number sits at more than 371 million. Right here in Kern County, thousands

24.11.14

Can-do canine: Family hopes getting service dog will open up seizure-stricken son's world Read more: Can-do canine: Family hope

Seeing someone have a seizure is a scary experience. Seeing your son go from laughing to full-body convulsions a month before his first birthday is te

01.12.14

Trained dog will help woman with severe diabetes survive

PITTSBURG, TX (KLTV) - Diabetes is a disease that, if left unchecked, can be fatal, and Mandy Hobbs knows that better than most.

20.05.14

Dogs helping save lives of pediatric diabetes patients

Kellen Giegerich is just 2 years old and has been battling Type 1 diabetes since he was 7 weeks old. Because of his age, his blood sugar is difficult

16.12.14

Service dog smells diabetic girl's blood-sugar level

A new dog will change Bekah Timm's life and could one day save it. Bekah was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2010, when she was 6.

08.10.14

Diabetic child from Belmont needs help funding ‘guardian angel’

John Angier lives in dangerous times. Born with a rare genetic disorder, John, 5, can’t speak, meaning he can’t ask for help when his condition trigge

24.09.14

Diabetes-Smelling Dog Sniffs Out Low Blood Sugar

In the pantheon of awesome dogs, there's Lassie, Old Yeller, this cancer-sniffing pup and now Shirley, a yellow lab who can smell diabetes.

23.10.14

Madisonville boy gets diabetes detecting dog

MADISONVILLE, KY (WFIE) - Several months ago, 14 News told you the story of a Long Island family's dog that alerted them when their young son's blood

03.12.14

RADAR TO THE RESCUE

Dog helps owner track his diabetes.

15.10.14

SDWR Video

Listen to this podcast with the SDWR team!

06.05.14

Guardian Angel Service dogs can save lives

RANGE COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – For 8-year-old Olivia Williams, her chocolate Labrador, Angel, is more than just the family pet.

14.11.14

Specially trained puppy is a lifesaver for Houston boy with diabetes

HOUSTON You can t tell by looking at Wesley Webb that there s something wrong with him, just like you can t tell by looking at his new puppy that ther

24.09.14

Dog helps 5-year-old diabetic boy

A 5-year-old Virginia boy is getting some big help in keeping his diabetes in check, thanks to a specially trained four legged friend named Harley

04.06.14

Diabetic alert dogs save lives

Many people owe their lives to specially trained diabetic alert dogs that can detect blood-sugar fluctuations before the patient can.

07.08.14

Family@Home

Read about SDWR In Tidewater Moms Magazine!

13.10.13

Alert Dog Becomes Diabetic Teen’s Best Friend

Atticus is an attention-magnet. Folks are drawn to the 6-month-old’s auburn coat and big, brown eyes.

16.11.13

Bakersfield woman uses service dog to help meter blood sugar levels

Nearly 26 million people across America have been diagnosed with diabetes. Those people are used to managing tools like needles, insulin and monitors.

11.11.13

Soup supper will support cost of life-saving service dog

Veterans Day is a chance to say an extra "thank you" to service men and women who fought and made sacrifices for our country's freedom. A young vetera

11.07.13

Medical Edge: Diabetes Dog Trained to Detect Symptoms

He's not a pet, but a service dog, who contributes to the life of Kathy Lincoln in a big way.

06.11.13

Bella and Buttons: Diabetic alert dog helps 3-year-old girl

Type 1 Diabetes is a lifelong and often very scary disease. A family in Farmville is coping with their daughter’s diagnosis in a very unique way. They

12.12.13

A Soldier Thanks You

Usually, it's people like you and me who say thank you to our veterans, but tonight Dayrah and I know a veteran who would like to say thank you to you

18.11.13

Diabetic service dog helps 5th grader in Refugio alert her sugar highs and lows

Refugio elementary 5th grader Heather Solansky has battled Type 1 Diabetes since the second grade. Heather's mom, Amber Solansky, says it was a life c

27.11.13

Alert Dog Helps Keep Diabetic Boy Safe

Joshua, 7, is happily playing catch with Checkem his black lab. The two look out for each other but Checkem does more than just play around with Josh

13.12.13

Ray Duckler: Shadowing a boy, making sure he’s okay

Amanda Gautreaux got a call from the nurse at Barnstead Elementary School, telling her that Luc’s blood glucose level was way down, for the second tim

18.12.14

Diabetic alert dog could save St. Charles County boy’s life

It was the moment that 10-year-old Liam McCarty and his family had been dreaming about for months.

27.01.14

Diabetic Alert Dogs Help Save Lives

RICHMOND, Va (WTVR) – Dogs are smart and some can be trained to detect certain diseases. Diabetic Lisa Sprotsy shared more details on how her dog, Ker

14.03.14

Service dog is coming to help girl control diabetes

A diabetic alert dog will be coming to Shohola to help a girl control her blood-sugar levels.

23.03.14

Diabetic girl surprised with service dog at run/walk event

The rain didn't stop several people or their dogs from taking a walk to help children with invisible disabilities.

25.05.14

Service dogs: Life-saving best friends

Terri Lubaroff wishes she had a dramatic story to tell about her unusual service dog, Jackson, such as an incident when his presence meant the differe

17.04.14

United at last: Peyton gets his diabetes alert dog

Peyton Frank, a 7 year old with Brittle Type 1 Diabetes, walked through the Pagosa Springs Medical Center doors Monday morning with his new companion

11.05.14

SDWR Diabetic Alert Dog

Diabetic Alert Dogs In The News.

24.05.14

Effingham family of girl who suffers seizures gets service dog

After a successful ski-a-thon this winter raised the money needed, Cynthia Verrill got to meet King, a specially trained 2-year-old Labrador retriever

29.06.14

Boy's family has negative experience at South Hills Village restaurant over service dog

Josh Elm may look completely healthy, but the 5-year-old boy actually has a condition that requires him to have a service dog, Sunny, to let him know

25.06.14

Dog helps man with diabetes

When McLane Beck’s blood sugar levels get too high or too low, his service dog, Zeus, warns him before he’s in danger.

11.09.14

Life-saving retriever: Diabetic Alert Service Dog

Ithaca, NY (WBNG Binghamton) It's a dog that is trained to save its owner's life by alerting her when her blood sugar gets too high or too low. Toby,

28.07.14

Local girl can keep diabetes alert dog thanks to generous donations

We have an update to the story of Angel, the black Labrador retriever that helps a local girl manage her diabetes.

11.08.14

Sunny To The Rescue: The True Story of A Service Dog

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25.08.14

Diabetic receives service dog to help with disease

Usually when you talk about service dogs they are helping people with a physical or mental disability, but one man received a new friend that will hel

19.09.14

How a trip to Disneyland put Stortford family on the path to getting a dog to support their autistic son

A COUPLE from Bishop's Stortford are on a £7,000 fund-raising mission for a special dog to give their autistic son the help and support he needs.

27.09.14

Diabetic alert dogs help owners manage disease

After just a few sniffs and a low growl, the 17-month-old black Labrador could tell someone in the crowd was not alright.

24.09.14

Service dog for priest is a healthy move

The star of the show mostly kept to himself, tucking behind a folding chair. But that was OK. He wasn't there to socialize.

01.12.14

Man Caught On Camera Stealing Fundraising Jar For Diabetic Girl

A man was caught on camera stealing from a donation jar at a Pulaski County gas station and the family who set the jar to raise money for their diabet

03.10.14

Service Dogs Can Save Lives

According to the Mayo Clinic, Type 1 diabetes is a chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin, a hormone needed to allow su