Posts By: Jaki Waggamon

Addison Starr

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4 Paws for Addison Starr Hi, I am Addison! I am a happy, easygoing girl who loves my friends, family, and I also LOVE to sing and dance to any music with a good beat (especially Taylor Swift). I play at my own pace and try to do things on my own most of the… Read more »

Brynlynn Tea

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Brynlynn was born on January 20th, 2015. She is now a beautiful, vibrant 3 year old who loves princesses, Paw Patrol, and animals. Our lives were forever changed on December 2nd, 2016 when she was rushed from one hospital to another. She was diagnosed with cerebral heterotopia, Hemiparesis, reflex asymmetry, seizures, Todd’s paralysis, and Schizencephaly…. Read more »

Derek Anderson

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Hello, We are the Anderson family.  We live in Sugar Grove, IL with our two sons, one of whom is special needs. Our son, Derek, is diagnosed with Autism, OCD, ADHD and several other life altering diagnoses. We adopted Derek at the age of 6 months from his 15 year old mother who felt that… Read more »

Riley Peterson

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We are grandparents raising an amazing four year old little man. The three of us, Diane, Randy and little Riley are on a new journey that started when he was born almost eight weeks premature at St. Luke’s Hospital in Boise, Idaho. He had many issues challenging him at birth, but the most prominent one… Read more »

Lina Yakimov

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Thank you so much for joining us on this adventure to bring home Lina’s service dog from 4 Paws for Ability in Ohio.  We are the Yakimov family from California. We have three children Karina, Lev, and Lina. Lina is a sweet, kind very social 10 year old girl, who loves animals, blowing big bubbles,… Read more »

Kiley Bell

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Hi! My name is Kiley Bell, and I am 10 years old and in 5th grade. I love swimming, and singing in chorus at my school. I love to hang out with my brother and play video games and watch movies. When I was 8 years old I was diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, and brittle… Read more »

Keenan R

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We would like you to meet our 3½ year old son, Keenan! Keenan joined our family at one month old; he was adopted at 19 months. He was diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in January 2018. FASD is a physical, brain-based disability causing structural, developmental and even cellular differences. Typically the only symptoms… Read more »

Katherine Jezior

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Meet Kitty, our ray of sunshine! Katherine Viola Jezior, Kitty, was born on February 20, 2012, and has non-verbal Autism and Epilepsy. From the moment she entered our lives, she made herself known. She was the loudest baby in the nursery, she was the biggest baby in the NICU, and our pediatrician dubbed her “enormously… Read more »

Ryece Barnett

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November 17, 2014, Ryece Johnson Barnett arrived as our families final and perfect puzzle piece. He is a 3-year-old little boy who thrives on adrenaline, milk, and nonstop action. He loves being outside, going fast, and doing anything water! Outside he seems flawless. Inside he deals with much more than most. Ryece is autistic. At… Read more »

4 Paws 5K and 1-Mile Dog Walk 2018

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  Sign up for the event today! https://runsignup.com/race/oh/yellowsprings/4pawsforability Follow along for sponsor updates and details on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/events/173618166770242/