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DOC Dogs Making a Difference

DOC Dogs Making a Difference, a feature article showcasing DOC therapy dogs and their handlers making a difference in the communities they serve. Daisy and I visited an assisted living facility by ourselves. These are special days because you can

Posted in General, Inspirational, Success Stories, Testimonials

Positive Reinforcement with Pet Writer, Amber Kingsley

Amber Kingsley has donated countless hours to supporting her local shelter Karma Rescue within operations and outreach. She attends regular seminars, including Dr. Ian Dunbar, and 50 Shades of Bark in Burbank. She has spent most of her animal research

Posted in General, Inspirational

Dogs on Call and the Smith Center Form Unique Partnership‬

An interview with Jess Butrica, Executive Director of The Autauga/Western Elmore Arc (AWE Arc), a membership organization which advocates for and supports persons with intellectual disabilities. AWE Arc operates four programs in the River Region: The Louise M. Smith Developmental

Posted in Events, General, In The News, Special Needs Children, Success Stories

An Interview with Kerry Cherry, Miracle League of Montgomery Commissioner and DOC Member

Kerry Cherry is the Commissioner of the Montgomery Miracle League, member of Dogs on Call (DOC), and a great partner to our organization. We asked her a few questions about this partnership, one that is unique within the national Miracle

Posted in General, In The News, Inspirational, Special Needs Children, Success Stories, Testimonials

Pawsitive Pointers by Mark Vosel, Providing Leadership

  Welcome to Pawsitive Pointers by Mark Vosel, a feature that will assist ALL dog owners with training tips that can be incorporated into our daily lives. Providing Leadership Three large dogs have made life interesting, to say the least.

Posted in General, Inspirational

DOC Returning to Huntingdon College

DOC was asked to come to Huntingdon College this past December for an event that was called ‘Pets on the Porch.” The purpose of this visit was to provide some stress relief for the students during the final exams of

Posted in General

January is Membership Month

Please provide your current Rabies shot record along with your dues: $50.00 for one dog, $25.00 for each additional dog or Handler in the immediate family. If you have been a DOC member for less than 3 years please contact

Posted in General

Montgomery Miracle League Starts New Season

Easter Seals Dogs on Call is thrilled to be entering in to its fourth year of partnership with the Montgomery Miracle League, a baseball program for children and adults with disabilities. Our ‘Dugout Dogs’ have been active participants with the

Posted in Announcements, In The News

Pawsitive Pointers by Mark Vosel, Organic Training

Welcome to Pawsitive Pointers by Mark Vosel, a feature that will assist ALL dog owners with training tips that can be incorporated into our daily lives. Organic Training Our lives are so busy at times. So how do we maintain

Posted in General
Program Overview
Easter Seals Alabama DOGS ON CALL  is a 501c3 non-profit organization that trains Therapy Dogs in Alabama.

Our Therapy Dog teams provide comfort to those living with disabilities, suffering trauma or stress, at-risk, or living in rehabilitation centers and hospitals, retirement, nursing and assisted living communities, and youth detention centers.

DOGS ON CALL is a program of Easter Seals Alabama and is a recognized Therapy Dog certifying organization of the American Kennel Club (AKC).

Learn more about DOGS ON CALL.
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