And the rain comes tumbling down …

I think one of the hardest things about chronic illness is the downswing. Those days or weeks right after you’ve just had a really good spell. You spend the entire upswing waking up and reminding yourself to enjoy it. Don’t forget it’s just a spell. Remember the downswing is normal. These things are cyclical. ThoseContinue reading “And the rain comes tumbling down …”

Miniature Service Horses

We interrupt our puppy raising posts to bring you a post about our newest adventure!  We are training a Miniature Horse to be a Service Animal. According to the Americans With Disabilities Act, only two animals can be service animals:  Dogs and Miniature Horses.  Here is an excerpt from the ADA about Miniature Horses asContinue reading “Miniature Service Horses”

Maybe, a service dog isn’t the right tool for you.

Stay with me. It’s phrase I’ve found myself saying to clients and potential clients more frequently lately. “Have you considered that perhaps a Service Dog just isn’t the right tool for you?” Why is this so shocking? Why are we so horrified whenever it’s mentioned? There are plethoras of treatment options and medications that areContinue reading “Maybe, a service dog isn’t the right tool for you.”