Assistance Dog Organizations – Alaska and Outside


Bergin University of Canine Studies

Canine Companions for Independence

Guide Dogs for the Blind

Dogs 4 Diabetics

Power Paws Assistance Dogs

Autism Service Dogs of America

Paws As Loving Support

Dogs for the Deaf


This is a list of professional service dog trainers that trained with Dr. Bonnie Bergin, the founder of the service dog concept. Bonnie set the national standards that these trainers follow.

Ashlee McDougall-Schwark, Pinnacle Canine Services LLC, Southcentral AK – Email: Facebook:

Ellis Gugel, Canine Psychological Consulting, Southcentral AK – Email: Phone: 907 892-2966. Mailing address: P.O. Box 872560, Wasilla, AK 99687

Betsey Jacob & Nathan Collin (Co-Founders), The Other Paw Assistance Dogs (TOPAD), Fairbanks AK – Email: Phone: 907 229-7329. Mailing address: P. O. Box 60424, Fairbanks, AK 99706




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