DO YOU LIKE PLAYING WITH AND LEARNING ABOUT TRAINING PUPPIES AND DOGS?

If you like dogs and puppies, we have an opportunity for you. Amazing Tails is a 501c3 nonprofit organization who’s mission is to assist the physically disabled by providing affordable service dogs that are individually trained to meet the specific needs of each...

Training with Luca and Montgomery

Luca & Montgomery practiced stairs, and basic obedience in Lititz, PA. We visited the Wilber Chocolate store and got treats for the two legged members of the group.

Gibson & Jimmy at IKEA

Tuesday we spent the day training at IKEA with Gibson & Jimmy as well as Lisa and Josh (not pictured). The dogs practiced maneuvering, steps, elevator skills, and basic obedience.

Lions, Tigers, and Beckett?… | Amazing Tails Service dogs train at the Philadelphia Zoo

Joanie, Leslie, and Dustin took Ashleigh and her dog Beckett to the Philadelphia zoo as part of their final training program. Ashleigh and Beckett did a great job and all of the animals at the zoo were supportive. Many people enjoy visiting zoos, wildlife habitats,...

Service Dog, Teddy, Chosen to Retrieve Kick Off Tee by the Baltimore Ravens To Promote Service Dog Awareness

The Ravens “Kick Off Club” gives kids the exciting opportunity to retrieve the tee from the field after kick off. In honor of Service Dog Awareness Month (September), Amazing Tails graduate, Teddy, and his humans were chosen. They got to run across the field and...
Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 12

Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 12

Today is what I would call a successful failure. We have been trying to find a place with loud, live music so we can introduce Mason to that environment. For those of you who know me well, you know that I love music. I go to music festivals, concerts, and sometimes...

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Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 11

Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 11

Today was a weird day. We have been working so hard that we decided to to take it easy...at least it started that way. I was able to sleep in until 9. We went to the vet to get Mason F.'s exit exam, stopped at Wawa for coffee then headed to Gap, PA to see my friend...

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Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 10

Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 10

Today was a special day. We went to the King of Prussia mall. Joan Bussard gave me a list of 10 tasks to complete on my own so we could evaluate the skills we have been practicing. I made a few mistakes but caught myself and corrected them. What made things special...

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Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 9

Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 9

Today was very successful at the Philadelphia Zoo. We worked on refining the skills that we have been working on for the past nine days. The stairs are finally coming together. Although I have been making a few mistakes, Joan and Leslie said that I received a 9 out of...

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Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 8

Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 8

Today was a hot one. We went to Valley Forge Historical Park to work on walking outdoors more inclines, and yes more stairs. Stairs are looking much better today. We walked a couple of miles stopping at the encampment exhibit, the memorial arch then went to...

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Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 7

Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 7

Today was so nice that Joan, Leslie, Heather and I went to back to Longwood Gardens to work on recalls, inclines, and more stairs. We were joined by our friend Lisa. Thankfully it wasn't as crowded as it was on Mother's day. Mason had another amazing day. Our stairs...

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Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 6

Mason F. Labradoodle’s Final Training, Part 6

So today was the biggest day so far. We picked up my roommate Heather from Philadelphia airport and headed into Center city. We subway trained Mason who did better that I could have ever expected. We worked on city skills and more maneuvering. Stairs are getting...

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