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Calling Dr. Dog
...am very proud to be a nurse at Akron Children's Hospital and I'm even more proud to have been a...
Meet Jajca: A Doggie Brigade Story
...Jajca passed his Doggie Brigade test, he was only 18 months old.“He was one of the youngest...
Doggie Brigade™
...Children's has a Doggie Brigade™ program at its Akron campus and Beeghly campus...
Photos: Doggie Brigade event at Canal Park
...Brigade members and their handlers attended the Akron Aeros Dog Days of Summer event at...
Therapy Dogs
...and weeks of rehabilitation often leave kids feeling dog tired, but they never seem to tire...
Meet Kip
...are many faces that make Akron Children's Hospital a unique and caring place. Kip, a border...
The Doggie Brigade touches lives all over the U.S.
...joined Akron Children's Doggie Brigade with my Standard Poodle Beau in 1994, after they saved...
Celebrating Kelly and Sandy from the Doggie Brigade
...have been putting this off for a long time. I meant to write this 2 years ago when the Doggie...
Doggie Brigade comes to Mahoning Valley
Article: The Doggie Brigade comes to Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley
Publication: Children's Progress
Published in: 2011
Issue: Spring
The healing power of the Doggie Brigade
...daughter, AmberHaze, had a long stay at Akron Children’s Hospital due to cancer. While my...
Doggie Brigade to celebrate 20th anniversary at the Dog Days of Summer game at Canal Park Aug. 8
...say every dog has his day. And what better way to celebrate the 20th anniversary of our...
Grateful to be a part of the Doggie Brigade
...dog is Tinsley, a white Bichon, and we are members of the Doggie Brigade at Akron Children's...
Rizzo loves being a therapy dog
...has been a member of Akron Children's Doggie Brigade for 7 years. She has competed and...
Doggie Brigade profile: Clark and Rhea
...Children's employee Ellen Chastman shakes hands with Clark. Ever the ambassador, it was...
Hannah’s a mellow yellow Doggie Brigade member
...Morgan and her golden retriever, Hannah, feel that making a child smile is a highlight of...
Jack: Everyone knows his name
...Doggie Brigade is a wonderful expression of the family-centered care provided at Akron...
Doggie Brigade Special Events Request Form
...Doggie Brigade members for special...
Hospital going to the dogs
...Retriever Bella has been with the Doggie Brigade since 2007. Her favorite treats are...
Video: A day in the life of a Doggie Brigade member
...That’s what they call me. To be more precise, I’m a Chocolate Labrador Retriever. My...
#DogBrigade Infographic: Ruff estimates
...Children's Doggie Brigade has brought joy, comfort and sloppy kisses to sick kids and their...
Requirements & Informational Sessions
...Brigade Requirements &...
Sharing a few golden moments as Doggie Brigade volunteer
...husband, Don, and I have been a member of Akron Children's Doggie Brigade since 2006 and have...
Former rescue dog lifts spirits of childhood cancer patients
...90 canines strong, Akron Children’s Doggie Brigade has brought joy and comfort to sick kids...
No Bull(mastiff) to this doggie story
...joined Akron Children's Doggie Brigade with the second class, so I have been a member for 19...
Does your dog have what it takes to become a Doggie Brigade member?
...every dog is equipped to be in Akron Children’s Doggie Brigade. Our screeners leave nothing...
Bernie and Maddie have a special place in Gia's heart
...and Maddie have been visiting with my 2-year-old daughter, Gia, since she was diagnosed...
Top 5 breeds in Doggie Brigade
...are not only man’s best friend, they’re also beloved by the patients, families and employees...
Doggie Brigade encounter feels like home
...was in Akron Children's Hospital this year with my newborn daughter. On this particular night,...
Bernie and Maddie deliver doggone good medicine to kids
...Bernie Schwartz and his best friend, Maddie, walk through Akron Children’s Hospital, it’s...
Dog days of Akron Children's
...was another dreary day outside, but service dog Kayla was making sure there was plenty of...
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Dogs and Preventing Dog Bites
Are you a little afraid of dogs? Some kids are, so find out how you can make friends with dogs and avoid dog bites. (Article for Kids)

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Meet Maria: The Doggie Brigade - Television Commercial
Video: Little did Maria know that when she chose a picture of a golden retriever from the Doggie Brigade as her favorite that the dog would actually make an appearance in her hospital room. The fact that the dog had hip dysplasia, just like Maria, made the visit all the more meaningful.
Doggie Brigade Makes Rounds at Beeghly Campus (WFMJ)
Video: Volunteers Mary Schneider and her ten-year-old dog Tinsley were featured in this story about Doggie Brigade at the Akron Children's Hospital Beeghly Campus in Boardman. Originally aired on WFMJ on April 11, 2013.
Faces of Children's - Kip, Doggie Brigade member
Video: There are many faces that make Akron Children's Hospital such a unique and caring place. Kip, a three-year-old border collie, is one of 60 highly trained members of the Akron Children's Hospital Doggie Brigade. With owner Chris Brown, he helps bring a smile to faces of children by visiting patient rooms and attending special events.
Meet Brandie: Doggie Brigade Member
Video: When Akron Children's Hospital volunteer Don Weisel slips into his familiar blue polo shirt, Brandie, his nine-year-old chocolate lab and member of the hospital's Doggie Brigade, gets a severe case of "wiggle butt." In this Children's Channel video podcast, we follow Brandie and Don through a typical day, as she roams the hallways of the Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders seeking children and dog treats.
Meet Jack: He's a little teapot
Video: He may not be short - or stout - but Jack does a pretty good impression of a little teapot. As a member of the Doggie Brigade at the Akron Children's Hospital Beeghly Campus in Boardman, Ohio, he performs on a regular basis for the children and families who turn to us for care.
Meet Jack: In the waiting room
Video: If you don't know Jack, then you might be in for an unexpected treat if you're visiting the Akron Children's Hospital Beeghly Campus in Boardman, Ohio. As a member of the Hospital's Doggie Brigade, he enjoys spending time with families before their doctor's appointments.
Meet Jack: A welcome distraction
Video: Having Jack in the room can be a real "shot in the arm" for a child getting ... a real shot in the arm. As a member of the Doggie Brigade at the Akron Children's Hospital Beeghly campus in Boardman, Ohio, a well-timed "yelp" from Jack is often just what the doctor ordered.
Therapy Dogs
Video: Hours and weeks of rehabilitation will often leave kids feeling dog tired, but they never seem to tire of the dogs. In this Children's Channel video podcast, Kate Patton, PT, a physical therapist at Akron Children's Hospital, is joined by Doggie Brigade handlers Don Weisel and Chris Witschey (and friends), as they discuss the role that man's best friend plays in helping kids recover after injuries and illnesses.
Meet Maria: Maria's Homecoming - Television Commercial
Video: As much as Maria enjoyed her visits by the Doggie Brigade and all the other highlights of being treated at Akron Children's Hospital, she was also eager to go home. Before that could happen, she had to be taken off all IV pain medication and kept comfortable with oral pain relievers.

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Akron Children’s accepting volunteers for Doggie Brigade
...Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley is now accepting applications for its Doggie...
Akron Children’s accepting applicants for Doggie Brigade™ in Boardman
...Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley is now accepting new applicants for its dog...
Therapy dogs hold new paws-abilities at Akron Children’s
...and weeks of rehabilitation will often leave kids feeling dog tired, but they never seem...
Barnes and Noble holiday book fair
...& Noble, located at the Shops at Boardman Park, 381 Boardman-Poland Road, is hosting...
We’re Breaking Ground
...ground-breaking ceremony for Akron Children’s Hospital’s new critical care tower...
Holiday Tree Festival set to begin Nov. 17
...Ohio (October 25, 2012) – Akron Children’s Hospital will host the 31st annual...
32nd Holiday Tree Festival set to begin Nov.23
...Tree Festival, volunteers, Akron Children's Hospital, Preview Gala, Breakfast with Santa,...
Tree Festival marks 30 years
...Children’s Hospital’s Holiday Tree Festival will celebrate its 30th...