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ECAD Welcomes A New Litter!

We have a cause for celebration! Today is ECAD founder Lu Picard’s birthday! But that is not the only exciting birth we have to talk about!   Daisy, daughter of Blip and Emme, has given birth to ten future service dogs, three girls and seven boys. All the pups weigh around one pound and are healthy

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This Week on Explore (6/16)

DN4 has fledged! After an accidental (and suspenseful) fledge, we have received confirmation that DN4 is successfully flying and exploring the area! He has also returned to the nest, a nice surprise for explore! ECAD has a new litter! Please welcome Midori’s litter! Check out her puptatoes here! Two of Charlo Montana Osprey’s eggs have hatched!

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Celebrate Luis Montalvan’s Life

On May 7th at 11 am PST/ 2 pm EST, ECAD will be live streaming the celebration of Luis Montalvan’s life! Luis Montalvan was an award-winning New York Times bestselling author and advocate for veterans. His award winning service dog, Tuesday, had inspired him to become a public voice in order to advocate the use of service dogs and

Loving Labrador Mama Lulu

Explore Welcomes Lulu’s Litter with a New Live Cam

Congratulations to you and your new family, Lulu! The four-year-old Labrador / Great Dane mix welcomes her second litter with East Coast Assistance Dogs (ECAD). Her first, the Liquor Litter, is now 15 months old and thriving. The stud for both litters is proud papa Elton, a black Labrador on loan from the Guide Dog

ECAD's Training Teams

Service Dog Training Begins with a Bond

East Coast Assistance Dogs (ECAD) is in the midst of Team Training! The service dogs have been matched up with people living with disabilities and the pairs are now bonding with each other and learning how to work with their new teammate.

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