Thanks to your generous donations, Power Paws Assistance Dogs was one of the top five charities at this year’s Birdies for Charities event at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. We were there on Saturday with volunteers and a kissing booth for our dogs. The public enjoyed meeting the dogs and we enjoyed explaining our mission to the attendees. 1746 birdies were...Read More
All volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation. Orientation is held on the first Saturday of each month at 12 noon. Our training facility is located near the General Dynamics plant at Hayden Rd. & McDowell in Scottsdale. See the map in the upper right corner to get directions from your ho use. During orientation, you’ll learn about the history and...Read More
Quail, a highly trained English Labrador retriever, isn’t just a 15-year-old boy’s best friend. The Diabetic Alert Dog also is Christian Poorten’s lifeline. She demonstrated that about a week ago by sensing that Christian’s blood sugar was dangerously low and awakening him from a sound sleep. “I love her like she’s another human, probably like a sister,”...Read More
Our mission is to provide highly skilled assistance dogs to adults and children with disabilities throughout the United States, to provide education and continuing support for working assistance dog teams, and to be a resource in the community for people with disabilities.
Power Paws Video: