Service Dogs

Service dogs can be very helpful to children living with chronic pain and can assist with mobility, alleviating chronic fatigue, alerting seizures and providing companionship .

Meredith with her service companion, Sami.  Meredith has Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and POTS.

Assistance Dogs International is an excellent resource for finding ADI approved organizations in your area. Canines for Disabled Kids is also an excellent resource for any questions you may have.

Websites

> ASSISTANCE DOGS INTERNATIONAL
> CANINES FOR DISABLED KIDS


Articles

> SERVICE DOG CAN IMPROVE LIFE WITH EHLERS DANLOS SYNDROME
> DOG BRINGS HOPE