|November 2013||Volume 13 Issue 11|
Please join the ADH staff, volunteers and graduates for our annual benefit event! Buy your tickets early as this event sold out last year.
Tickets are $150 each and will be available online or call the ADH office at 808-298-0167.
"Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden,where doing nothing was not boring - it was peace." ~Milan Kundera
ANGEL AT THE REHAB HOSPITAL
Congratulations to our newest graduates: the Rehab Hospital of the Pacific and Facility Dog Angel. Kate Church, Recreational Therapist and Angelís full time handler says, "She is the perfect dog for our hospital. She is so affectionate and so sweet with all the patients. She really lifts peopleís spirits and provides great motivation to patients during therapy sessions."
NOVEMBER PUPPY PIN UP - ELI & EMMIT
This month we have two handsome brothers,
Eli and Emmit, for our puppy pin up. These two boys are extremely sweet natured
and are doing very well in training. They are being raised by Angie Jennen and Kevin and Cindy Swett who
are doing a great job with their socialization and basic training. We are
delighted to welcome Eli and Emmit to the Assistance Dogs of Hawaii ohana and
have very high hopes for their futures!
WORKPLACE READINESS PROGRAM
Chase is one of this year's participant in the Workplace Readiness Program. The program helps high school students with special needs acquire job skills to help them find employment after graduation. Chase helps out with cleaning, grooming the dogs and gardening. He has big smile, great attitude, and strong work ethic have made him a favorite with the ADH staff and volunteers. He also loves to play ball with the dogs during his breaks!