Service Dogs of Virginia

Service Dogs of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Service Dogs of Virginia raises, trains and places dogs to assist people with disabilities, including assistance dogs, autism dogs and diabetic alert dogs. This grant supports Diabetic Alert Dog Program. They have 11 dogs in various stages of training for diabetic alert. They obtain their dogs through various breeders. Their Executive Director is a pioneer in the field, and sits on an international panel as a leading expert on training diabetic alert dogs. They are fully accredited members of Assistance Dogs International.