Dog looking for new home after owner dies of fungal meningitis

elaine | November 6, 2012

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) – Relatives of an 89-year-old woman who was the first person to die in Indiana from a multi-state fungal meningitis outbreak are looking for a new home for her dog.
The poodle mix named Lucky lived with Pauline Burema at her Cassopolis, Mich., home until she was hospitalized with meningitis after getting a [...]

Colorado Springs girl gets new service dog

elaine | May 4, 2011

The 12-year old daughter of an Army soldier is being given the gift of a service dog this weekend.
Cameron Biebuyck was diagnosed with Spinal Bifida at birth and is in a wheelchair. Now she will be given a “Canine Assistants” service dog.  
The dogs are trained to assist children and adults with physical disabilities or other [...]