- 5 years ago
Charmaine welcome Kristin Hartness to the show today.
Kristin is the current Executive Director of Canines for Disabled Kids. An accomplished public speaker, Kristin speaks nationally and internationally on the value of service dogs in the lives of people living with a variety of disabilities. A service dog user herself, Kristin knows firsthand the independence a service dog brings to an individual. Kristin has lived with Multiple Sclerosis since she was 16 years old, when symptoms first appeared. In April of 2001, she was partnered with her first service dog.
Host Charmaine Hammond is the author of On Toby's Terms (Bettie Youngs Books) which is being turned into a major motion picture (see www.ontobysterms.com). She also authored Toby The Pet Therapy Dog & His Hospital Friends, GPS Your Best Life and Toby Says Be a Buddy Not a Bully. She has developed a program for authors, Your Book As a Business, where she shares her learnings, lessons and succ