PAWS With A Cause
Paws With A Cause enhances the independence and quality of life for people with disabilities nationally through custom-trained Assistance Dogs. PAWS increases awareness of the rights and roles of Assistance Dog Teams through education and advocacy.
PAWS provides services in 30 states and has placed more than 2,500 Assistance Dogs throughout the country. There are more than 180 volunteer Foster Puppy Raisers and hundreds of people volunteering for PAWS as either breeding host families, community presenters or volunteers at special events.
PAWS trains several types of Assistance Dogs:
- Service Dogs for people with physical disabilities
- Hearing Dogs for people who are Hearing Impaired/Deaf
- Seizure Response Dogs for people with seizure disorders
- Service Dogs for Children with Autism