Puppy Raiser – Kaitlyn Schmerge

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name:  Kaitlyn Schmerge School:  Sinclair Community College Major:  Veterinary Technology Dogs fostered:  Fostered 5 dogs(4 long term fosters and one short term foster) – Cinderella, Cragen, BelleStarr, Gibbs, Deeks  To fully put into words what 4 Paws for Ability has done in my life is nearly impossible. Starting college, I didn’t know where it… Read more »

Puppy Raiser – Amanda Prater

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name:  Amanda Prater School/Degree:  University of Kentucky, B.A. Psychology School/Degree:  University of Dayton, School Psychology Graduate ProgramDogs fostered:  8 My experience as a college foster for 4 Paws for Ability has been invaluable. I began fostering for 4 Paws during my undergraduate career as a junior at UK. While at UK, I fostered 4… Read more »

Puppy Raiser – Gabrielle Bowers

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name:  Gabrielle BowersSchool:  University of Kentucky// Traditional FosterDegree:  BA in Learning & Behavior Disorders in Dec 2014, Masters in Behavioral Psychology from Ball State in May 2016.Dogs fostered:  I fostered 5 dogs through the UK program & 2 through the traditional fostering program, bringing my total to 7 dogs. The university… Read more »

Puppy Raiser – Bennett Baber

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name:  Bennett BaberSchool:  University of KentuckyDegree:  BA in Health Communication, May 2015Dogs fostered:  I fostered 6 dogs through the university program and 3 dogs as a traditional foster for a grand total of 9! The university program benefited me in more ways than I can count. Not only did it help… Read more »

Puppy Raiser – Rachel Mathys

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name:  Rachel MathysSchool:  University of Kentucky Major:  Psychology Major Dogs fostered: Lamborghini Although Lambo is my first foster, I have been involved with the program for a few years now and I cannot even explain how much it has changed my life. I have spent 8 years working with children with disabilities and… Read more »

Puppy Raiser – Celene Steele

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name:  Celene Steele School:  University of KentuckyMajor:  Human Health Sciences-Pre DentalDogs fostered:  Currently fostering my 3rd dog When I first started puppy sitting my freshman year, words can’t describe how 4 Paws influenced my life in a positive way. Coming from a not so great start to my college career my first… Read more »

Puppy Raiser – Elizabeth Coy

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name:  Elizabeth CoySchool:  Cedarville UniversityMajor:  Applied Communication and International StudiesDogs fostered:  Currently fostering my 5th dog Whenever anyone asks me what my favorite part of being in college is, I always talk about 4 Paws for Ability and the awesome college fostering program. I have volunteered with 4 Paws for the… Read more »

Puppy Raiser – Abigail DeWitt

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Meet a Puppy Raiser Name: Abigail DeWitt School: Cedarville University Major: Social Work Dogs: I am currently fostering my third dog along with my fellow handlers. Several years ago, my family was going through the process of trying to get a service dog for my brother with Autism. There were so many struggles along the… Read more »