Service Dog Complaint to go Before Judge

EUGENE, Ore. –  A local woman says she was asked to leave a local business because her service dogs were not allowed inside. Now, more than a year later, her complaint will go before a judge. Michel Hilt-Hayden says she is a person with disabilities whose rights to public access were denied. The complaint says … Continue reading »

UPDATE: Service Dog Found

EUGENE, Ore. – A missing service dog, stolen on Saturday, has been found. Koda the chocolate lab is home safe with his owner. Koda was inside his owner’s car this weekend near the Valley River Center when someone reportedly stole the car. The search was on as owner Sharen Floyd made posters with Koda’s picture … Continue reading »

Working Dogs Compete in Elmira

ELMIRA, Ore. — For some dogs this weekend wasn’t all about fun and games, but real competition. Nineteen dogs from all over the country competed in an obedience and tracking competition. This vigorous style of training is often times the starting point for training police dogs. These dogs all have one goal, making it to … Continue reading »

Youth Build Equipment for Service Dogs

EUGENE, Ore. — Volunteers all over our area honored Martin Luther King, Jr. Monday by helping out in their communities and even a few furry friends. The University of Oregon Youth Enrichment Program, along with Sunstone Service Dogs, worked with local students to build training equipment. The equipment then helps train the dogs to better … Continue reading »