Category Archives: News
We are happy to announce that the newstest visitor to Friends Home has four paws and a great wiggly tail! Our PAWS for People Team consists of Emily Bryson (two feet) and Mylee a 3 year old Maltese/Yorkie mix (four paws). The two have been a team since September.
PAWS for People will bring their program to Cardinal Village Senior Living in Washington Township beginning in January.
Doobie, an eight-year-old American Labrador retriever rescued from a West Virginia puppy mill four years ago, has earned his certification as a PAWS therapy dog and is now visiting at Union Hospital.
Congratulations to LT Francis, Chip Altemus & Mr. Gibbs Harbison for winning the DVMA Animal Hall of Fame awards!
Cecil County Health Department has a new secret weapon.
It's the newest addition to their staff that began working full-time in June — you might say she works for food.
Maddie, a 5-year-old Golden Retriever, owned by Keegan Hackman, an addictions counselor, received training from PAWS for People this spring and is now a regular part of the crew.
Congratulations to PAWS' Executive Director Lynne Robinson for being awarded the 20,000 hour service award through RSVP! RSVP is the Retired Senior Volunteer Program run through the State of Delaware. Lynne was recognized for her service at an awards luncheon on September 18, 2013 and received a commemorative plaque for her achievement. Congratulations, Lynne!