Happy Golden Retriever Day! (February 3) Meet our wonderful Goldens, past and …

Happy Golden Retriever Day! (February 3) Meet our wonderful Goldens, past and present! Goldens have the perfect temperament (loving, gentle, loyal, and obedient) to work with our students when we visit educational venues of all kinds. All the Goldens shown below are superb volunteers through our PAWS 2 PAHS Canine Corps, and all our students […]

More About PAHS Critter Club! Our latest Critter Club at Theuerkauf Elementary …

More About PAHS Critter Club! Our latest Critter Club at Theuerkauf Elementary in Mountain View—Thursday, January 31—highlights PAHS' goal to show students the important roles animals play in our community. Through our partnership with Canine Companions For Independence, we teach students how service dogs contribute to the well-being of their people. We thank Rich Hagan […]

CCI Visits Critter Club Thursday, January 31: Beyond the Bell 2nd through 5th g…

CCI Visits Critter Club Thursday, January 31: Beyond the Bell 2nd through 5th grade students at Theuerkauf Elementary in Mountain View learned all about service dogs from Rich Hagan and his dog Toggle representing Canine Companions for Independence (CCI). Introduced by PAHS' Arlene Esquivias, Rich described the role of service dogs, the kind of training […]

PAHS Visits South San Francisco Preschools Again PAHS visited a second set of p…

PAHS Visits South San Francisco Preschools Again PAHS visited a second set of preschoolers at the South San Francisco Unified School District Tuesday, January 29, to introduce these students to our book "Saving Travis: A Rescue Story." There to present her book was Rhea Sampson, accompanied by the book's two heroes, Golden Retriever Shannon (a […]

Lessons About Dog Care Learned from Rita and Sydney On Thursday, January 24, st…

Lessons About Dog Care Learned from Rita and Sydney On Thursday, January 24, students participating in PAHS' Critter Club program through Beyond the Bell at Theuerkauf Elementary in Mountain View were treated to a visit from beautiful and gentle Golden Retriever Sydney and her person Rita Hitching. Rita instructed the students in the responsibilities of […]

PAHS at Martin Luther King Day Invited by Youth Community Service of Palo Alto,…

PAHS at Martin Luther King Day Invited by Youth Community Service of Palo Alto, PAHS people Leonor Delgado and Arlene Esquivias, accompanied by PAHS therapy and education dog Minnie, attended the Martin Luther King Day events at Mitchell Park Community Center Monday, January 22. Visitors to the PAHS table had the opportunity to leaf through […]