“Some people won’t approach me because I’m in a wheelchair. That’s why I never mind when people ask if they can pet Kokomo because it provides an opportunity to break the ice. CaPR is building a bridge so that people aren’t uncomfortable around people with disabilities.”
Volunteer puppy raisers are valued resources to Canine Partners of the Rockies. Sheila Allen has raised and trained many puppies for various service and guide dog schools. In spite of her vast experience, she also faces challenges in this role. Sheila shares some personal insight below: If you have been a puppy raiser for an […]
Mason and his son, Quimby caught in the same position, trying to stay cool on a warm summer day. Could this be genetics? They are both very handsome boys and we know that IS genetic. Keep up the good work boys – we are eager to see you as full service dogs someday soon.