I would love a Labradoodle, older than the puppy stage. I live with a chronic illness and am mostly a shut in, but get out a little in the morning. I have a prescription from the doctor to get a therapy or a service dog. But am unable to pay a lot of money. Was acquainted with the Labradoodle a few months ago and fell in love with the breed. My husband works but would love to take him or her for walks every day. I am in my 60's and my health is not great but my husband is very healthy. I am visiting the Phoenix area for a few more days and would love to take a dog home to Calif. with me.
I just wanted to post a note to give some basic guidelines. Many breeders are happy to donate or discount puppies or rehome dogs to special needs families, but these dogs are not available all the... more
labradoodle for therapy dog L jean,Fri Aug 21 18:37
You can contact most organizations via email or telephone and ask what their policy is. Each one is different. Some breed their own dogs and others rescue dogs...still others welcome donations.... more
I e-mailed about a score of agencies I found on a google search offering an authentic Australian Labradoodle puppy. A few said they bred their own, most did not reply. I live in Florida, and one of... more
The assistance dog program I work with breeds the majority of our own dogs (Labradors), but we do accept dogs from breeders who perform the rigorous health clearances required of the specific breed... more
I hope that you don't give up. There are programs out there that would welcome your help and donation...and many individuals who need quality dogs. Have you contacted the Northstar organization? We... more
Dear Jacque I am most grateful for the information that you have so clearly addressed. We are new at looking for a service dog/companion for my daughter in a power chair. She is in her early teen... more