Posts By: KarenS

Aarilynne McConnell

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Aarilynne in need of seizure-alert service dog By Holly McConnell Aarilynne McConnell is a bright, sweet, and very beautiful 4-year-old little girl who lives with her parents, an older sister, and a younger sister in Summerville, S.C. However, Aarilynne suffers from several debilitating medical complications as well as global developmental delays (GDD). Aarilynne was born… Read more »

Alana Mulvany

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Sweet, loving teenage girl seeking seizure-alert dog By Paige Murakami My daughter’s full name is Alana Christine Mulvany… but we call her ‘Bug’. She is 16 years old, and was diagnosed with Epilepsy when she was just 6 years old. Alana has a seizure disorder called Jeavons Syndrome, and we deal with seizures often. It affects… Read more »

Nicholas Howard

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Lil’ fighter needs furry partner By Robin Howard  Born early at 27 weeks gestation, Nicholas Howard came into this world as a fighter and as with many premature babies; he was placed on a ventilator and was given a feeding tube immediately after birth. Born 13 weeks early we were faced with several life threatening… Read more »

Mia Perez

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Mia Isabella Perez is looking for partner in independence Two years ago, we welcomed our third little yummy bundle, Mia Isabella. To tell you that joy and excitement were part of that day is an understatement.  She was our third child and our last, and we were so happy and excited to welcome her to… Read more »

Eiji Hoffman

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Eiji seeks autism service dog Eiji Vincent Lucien Hoffman is 3 years old. I knew when he was just hours old that there was something wrong, but he wasn’t formally diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder until January, about a month before his 3rd birthday.  He faces many challenges: -Meltdowns – Stimming (he picks his nose until… Read more »

Hazaiah Thomas

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Hazaiah faces challenges, seeks service dog Hazaiah Thomas was born September 24, 2005. Shortly after he was born at the age of 8 months, he lost oxygen to his brain and began to have hemorrhaging in his lung and eyes. He received several blood transfusions and was not expected to make it through the night…. Read more »

Miakoda Weekley

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Miakoda has had a long 9-year-road, seeks service dog for journey Miakoda Samela Weekley is 9 years old. We first discovered that she was having problems 1 week after she was born. We had her in and out of the ER every other day. Finally they told us not to come back. When she turned… Read more »

Rayne Fantigrossi

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Active toddler seeks furry BFF Rayne Alexander Fantigrossi is a very active 3-year-old boy. When Rayne was about one and a half I started noticing a few things that seemed different. Our once very talkative, social son started to regress. At the time I chalked it up to his father returning from a deployment in… Read more »

Elijah Schwartfigure

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A service dog for Elijah Elijah is five years old, severely Autistic, nonverbal, and one of my three sons.  My wife and I received his diagnosis when he was just 22 months old and have been fighting ever since to get him the therapies he needs in order to grow and thrive in this world.  Through our research, we… Read more »

CJ Alter

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Little CJ in need of seizure awareness dog CJ is a very energetic little boy! He loves doing so many things; from hiking, fishing, singing to going to his karate class.  And he loves animals! Just the other day he helped rescue a little baby bunny from the window well.  One of his favorite things… Read more »