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Tanya E.

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Review for ASSISTANCE DOGS OF AMERICA INC, Swanton, OH, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

At the age of 45, I was bordering on becoming a recluse due to my disability. In 2005, after partnering with Brooke, a now 8 year old Black Lab we have travelled the world together, literally! She is my right leg, ankle and foot which do not bend, she is my back which is painful to bend, she is my balance which is non-existent without her, she is my helper, friend and companion. No longer do I have fears of going to the grocery store, or travelling alone to another city. I have never fallen in the 6 years that I have been partnered with Brooke when she is at my side. There is no way to thank those involved in her training, and there is no price to this peace of mind! Thanks to all who consider donating to this charity which has made such a difference in my life.

How would you describe the help you got from this organization?

Life-changing

How likely are you to recommend this organization to a friend?

Definitely

How do you feel you were treated by this organization?

Very Well

How did you find this group?

On the internet

What, if any, change in your life has this group encouraged?

Assistance Dogs of America, Inc. has always encouraged me to expand my world with my partner at my side. Brooke has been trained to help me at home with my needs, and to travel by my side. The organization encouraged me to put my trust in my assistance dog, and life has never been the same since I took this advice!

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

Role:  Client Served & I am a client who is partnered with one of these special dogs!.