A total of five service doggos have been the recipient of the 2018 annual American Kennel Club Humane Fund Awards For Canine Excellence. One of the service dogs is owned by a student.
– A service dog won the Best Service Dog Award at the 2018 annual American Kennel Club Humane Fund Awards For Canine Excellence.
– Four more dogs became winners at the annual event that recognizes doggos.
– The dog is a three-year-old golden retriever and is owned by a student who…
The doggo is a three-year-old golden retriever and he won the Best Service Dog award. The dog owner was struggling with the onset of complex-post traumatic stress disorder after an accident that left her with brain injury, mobility complications, and nerve damage. She then got the doggo and they have been together for years now.
The dog owner goes to the University of Illinois and they have worked on a research study to measure the impact of owning a service doggo.
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