What can we train?

At Doggie Does Good, Inc. we train our dogs with behaviors to fit the needs of their future owners. Our clients are not limited to one training behavior, and we often mix and match skills from the categories listed below to fit your Service Dog to your needs. All of our Service Dogs are also trained with the highest quality basic obedience skills.

Seizure Alert

Brings comfort and safety to the person during a seizure.

  1. Move dangerous objects away from the person
  2. Call 911
  3. Lie next to the person for comfort
  4. Retrieve medication
  5. Alert someone to help


Psychiatric/ Emotional Assistance

Provides comfort and support for people with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression, Alzheimer’s and other mental health conditions.

  1. Lie next to the person for comfort during fainting, etc.
  2. Emotional Support
  3. Security by the dog putting pressure on your body
  4. Alert of Smoke/Fire/Clock Alarm
  5. Protection in large crowds by standing in front or behind you in a crowd
  6. Retrieve medication

Hearing Assistance

Alerts its owner of something important that the person may not hear on their own.

  1. Smoke/Fire/Clock Alarm
  2. Telephone
  3. Baby crying
  4. Knocking at door etc.
  5. Stop for cars coming that they might not hear


Helps a physically disabled person in wheelchair or with balance.

  1. Steady while walking, in and out of chairs, and/or from the ground
  2. Open/close doors
  3. Pull a person in wheelchair
  4. Pick up objects
  5. Turn lights on/off
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Diabetic Alert

Helps people with diabetes be more aware of their high/low blood sugar levels.

  1. Alert when pump alarm goes off
  2. Alert to body language and/or scent of blood sugar levels
  3. Lie down next to person and alert for assistance

Would you like to see examples of these tasks?

To see exmaples of each task, check out our highlights on Instagram @servicedogs_ddg for the specific type of dog you are looking for. (See reference photo below)