Shining a light on four-legged superheroes

July 31, 2020

At Dogs for Good, we know that amazing things happen when you put people and dogs together. We’ve heard our clients refer to our expertly-trained assistance dogs as ‘superdogs’, ‘life-changers’ and ‘social ice-breakers’.  During International Assistance Dog week (2nd – 8th August), we want to put the spotlight firmly… Read More

How to stop your dog from picnic raiding

July 21, 2020

July is national picnic month and while that’s obviously flantastic news, it’s not just wasps that can hamper proceedings. Let’s face it, most dogs – and especially Labradors – are food lovers and a free run that turns into a picnic raid is probably their idea of heaven. The… Read More

Family Dog Success Story – Jen, Harry and Oscar

July 6, 2020

“Right from the moment he entered our lives, Oscar made a positive difference to Harry. He’s my absolute little star.” Jen (41) is mum to two sons and her youngest, Harry (11), has autism and ADD.  “Harry is high-functioning and he really struggles with his mental health. His darkest… Read More

Celebrating 10 years of our Family Dog service

July 6, 2020

This July, we’re very proud to be celebrating the 10th Anniversary of our Family Dog service. This innovative, UK-wide, workshop-based service is the only one of its kind in the UK and helps parents with an autistic child explore techniques and training to enable a pet dog to bring… Read More