Comedy Show to Help Family Acquire Autism Service Dog

12 Oct 2017

Comedy Show to help bring service dog to York family YORK — A night of comedy will bring a York family one step closer to the funds needed for an autism service dog for their six year old son. Jackson’s Totally Awesome Comedy Show will be held Friday, Oct. 13 in the Yorkshire Ballroom at […]

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

30 May 2017

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, May 29, 2017 ( – The Memorial Day holiday will now have an extra special memory each year for five-year old Harper of Denville, NJ, as Service Dogs by SDWR […]

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Throw a Book Swap Party

8 Feb 2017

Book Swap Items Needed: Large selection of books (and magazines) Folding tables Beverages & Snacks Tickets for entry and/or book redemption Trying to think of fundraising ideas to hold inside now that the weather is starting to get colder? A book swap party is a great idea if you are looking to raise money for […]

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Leap of Faith: Making the Fundraising Commitment

26 Jul 2016

(The following is a brief blog written by an SDWR family with an Autism Service Dog as a reflection on the fundraising process.) I’ve probably said before that my Facebook newsfeed is full of autism sites. I follow bloggers and personalities who speak and write about autism. One, in particular, is currently trying to save […]

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A New Fallen Officers Puppy Program “FOPP”

20 Jul 2016

In January of this year, Service Dogs by SDWR announced a new project entitled “Fallen Officers Puppy Program—FOPP” a new initiative dedicated to continuing the legacy of community service shown by officers killed in the line of duty by naming future service dogs after fallen officers.  Little did the Organization know at that time, or […]

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Restaurant Fundraising

26 Aug 2015

Of the many ways to fundraise for your service dog, partnering with a local restaurant offers specific perks that make it easier to kick start the fundraising process. Not only are you raising funds for your SDWR service dog, you’re supplying the restaurant with customers as well as hosting event that encourages community. Because of the free advertising […]

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Diabetic Alert Dogs and Sundance Film Festival

26 Jan 2015

SDWR is proud to be a part of such an amazing film. This year’s Sundance Film Festival features the documentary ‘Midnight Three & Six’ which shows a mother’s efforts to manage her daughter’s daily struggle with a life-threatening condition: Type I Diabetes. You will find that one of our Diabetic Alert Dogs play an important role […]

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Why Be A Service Dog Trainer for SDWR

8 Aug 2014

Dogs are amazing creatures and they are capable of so much. And, if you are a dog lover you probably already know that.  Have you ever thought about wanting to be a Service Dog Trainer?  Have you always felt you had a special connection with dogs? Have you wondered how you could make your love […]

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What is a “Seizure Response Dog”?

4 Aug 2014

Seizure response dog is often the name you see or hear when the subject is in the air. Are you familiar with what the term means? SDWR provides it’s clients with trained Seizure Response dogs. What this means is the Service Dog is trained to act as a response to an epileptic seizure. Seizure Response […]

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The SDWR Process

30 Jul 2014

The SDWR Process SDWR is dedicated to helping people with disabilities to live a more productive, independent lifestyle.  That is why we will not let someone’s inability to pay stop them from receiving assistance from our Service Dogs.  We offer several donation assistance programs to help fund the adoption of one of our Service Dogs.  […]

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