Posts Tagged “autisim”

Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

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Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

What could possibly be more horrible for a Mother than to never be able to embrace her son, show him affection, or a kiss on the cheek.  For Amanda Granados and her son Joey, this was their reality. Joey was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome, a disorder on the high-functioning end of the autism spectrum, at age seven…

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School Disallows Service Dog For Autistic Child Without a Dog Handler Present

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School Disallows Service Dog For Autistic Child Without a Dog Handler Present

SHERWOOD, Ore. — After months of watching her son struggle, a Sherwood mom said she decided to bring his service dog to school, even though she knew it was against the rules. John McDonald has autism and his dog, Kai helps him keep calm and safe. The 6-year-old boy and 70-pound Labrador stay connected with…

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