Medical K9 Heroes is a not for profit organization which educates the public about the benefits, training, challenges, and life with Diabetic Alert Dogs.
Objectives Provide Diabetic Alert Dog (DAD) training on multiple levels: 1. Home-bound Diabetic Alert Dog 2. Public friendly Diabetic Alert Dog ready for work wherever dogs are welcome 3. Canine Good Citizen and Public Access certified Diabetic Alert Dog ready for work wherever you are
Provide community support and education about living with diabetes through meetings, workshops and on-line networking. Topics covered include: benefits of maintaining good blood sugar control, ADA laws, school needs, and advancements in technology.