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Every Day is Tag Day!

Sadly, statistics indicate that missing pets rarely find their way home. Approximately 10 million pets are lost or stolen in the United States each year, and more than 6 million…
April 4, 2020

Presidential Fireside Chat #2

Welcome to our second Fireside Chat!  Like the original Fireside Chats, held by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt during the Great Depression, we wanted to find a friendly way to bring…
Robin R. Ganzert, Ph.D. / April 2, 2020

American Hero Dog: Lady

Dawn, who has no peripheral vision or depth perception, used to be shy and lacking in the self-confidence needed to go in public by herself. All of that changed when…
March 30, 2020