Staff are currently working from home to support the ADS program. Please reach out to staff by phone or email if you need assistance: http://www.autismdogservices.ca/index.php/who-we-are/connect-with-us
Puppy Raisers are working hard to keep ADS puppies in training with daily exercise and training at home and outdoors. ADS is providing bi-weekly training information for puppy raisers to practice with ADS puppies. Puppy raisers will be provided with email, phone and video support as required. Please contact Janine with any questions or if you require support: or (519) 722-6563
ADS taking a pause on accepting new service dog application requests and processing current service dog applicants. *WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING PUPPY RAISER APPLICATIONS.
Pairing service dogs with children on the wait list has been suspended due to the in-home and community training and follow-up support required.
Client follow-up for those currently working with service dogs will be provided by email, phone or video as required. Please contact ADS if you require follow-up support: http://www.autismdogservices.ca/index.php/who-we-are/connect-with-us
ADS Puppies & Dogs
ADS is still accepting puppy raiser applications and are in need of puppy raisers: Foster A Puppy
ADS puppies and dogs in training are being trained and cared for in homes. There is no evidence to indicate that pets will become ill with Covid-19.
ADS puppies and dogs (including service dogs) are not being taken out or being trained out in public places until further notice.
ADS Puppy Training Classes
ADS puppy training classes have been suspended.
Community Engagement & Events
All current community events/speaking engagements have been postponed and requests for future community events will not be booked at this time.
ADS events are currently on hold and we plan to reschedule them to a later date (ADS Graduation) and all future events (ADS Parade of Pets & People and third party events) will be determined at a later date.