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National Service Dog Month and Doctor Dogs

September is National Service Dog Month, a time devoted to raising awareness and celebrating the extraordinary work service dogs do ...
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August 2021 Updates

Summer Continues with More Exciting News As summer progresses, many exciting opportunities continue to come around. And we are excited ...
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June 2021 Updates

Summer is Here! The sun is out, and with it, many exciting updates! A new certified team, new certified trainers, ...
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April Updates- Meet the Atlas Volunteers — Plus, New Ways to Train with Us!

Many people may not be aware that Atlas only has one full time employee. Everyone else is a volunteer! Our ...
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Celebrating the Americans with Disabilities Act

Atlas Assistance Dogs is proud to celebrate the 31st anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. On July 26th we ...
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Service Dogs Offer Hope and Healing for Those Coping With PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder commonly referred to as PTSD can be a challenging and debilitating struggle. Thanks to service dogs, however, ...
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The Language of Disability

by Ryan Padovani The language we use to talk about disability is complicated and constantly shifting. In recent decades, larger ...
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February 2021 Updates

February 2021 Newsletter 2021 has just begun and we are eagerly moving forward, one snowy paw at a time. In ...
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