International Assistance Dog Week
The Assistance Dog Club of Puget sound made a special request to the Governor of the State of Washington, Jay Inslee, to proclaim the week of August 3-9, 2014 as Assistance Dog Week and to reaffirm Washington State's commitment to respect, celebrate, and recognize assistance dogs and their partners this particular week and throughout the year in the State of Washington. The Governor will sign the Proclamation during the week of July 14, 2014.
What Are Guide, Hearing, and Service Dogs?
In June of 2010 the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation awarded a grant in the amount of $2,000 to the Assistance Dog Club of Puget Sound to be used expressly for the purpose of our Emergency Vet Care Fund available to our members. Funding for this grant is provided by the Hayes Family Fund of the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation. This donation has enabled ADCPS to reinstate the fund used to provide help for assistance dogs belonging to ADCPS members for necessary critical veterinary care.
Community Partners Supporting the Assistance Dog Club
The Assistance Dog Club of Puget Sound (ADCPS) is pleased to announce that we have been accepted to be recipients in both the Fred Meyer Community Awards Program and Amazon.com's donor program, AmazonSmile. Links to both of these are below and we hope that you will take advantage of these opportunities to support ADCPS.
Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program
AmazonSmile Donor Program