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November 13, 2015

A wonderful poem by ICAN volunteer Steve Ward.


May 19, 2015

Through my ICAN-related activities and teaching at IWP, I've gotten to know many of the handlers. As they've told me, ICAN is a way for them to give back, make things right, a second change, and a do-over.


May 18, 2015

Three years ago if someone had told me that I'd be spending my days in an office where dog hair is as plentiful as paper clips, I'd have just laughed. The thought that I'd be comfortable going in and out of a maximum security prison and working side by side with inmates on a regular…


September 11, 2014

Many people do not love unconditionally and are quick to judge others, but dogs just accept and love each person for who they are without judgment. I see them in challenging situations with other dogs or tasks they are trying to learn and they keep going, live in the moment, and don't look back -…