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Waukesha County 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Wow – healthy walking, wonderful scenery, great people, and fundraising for an important cause – all at the same time!  Feel free to contact us if you would like to walk with our team, “Team Leifheit.” If you would like to join a group of wonderful people dedicated to ending Alzheimer’s disease, please join the Southeast Wisconsin […]

Please Support a Benefit in Waukesha on July 15, 2012, for the Owner of “Lexi,” the Service Dog Killed by a Hit and Run Driver

On June 8, 2012, a hit and run driver struck and killed Lexi, a service dog owned by Debbie Schultz.  Thankfully, the alleged driver has been caught.  Debbie is also facing medical issues, but most of all, she has to face the loss of her beloved service dog.  Debbie’s husband bought Lexi for her and […]

VA Benefit Changes are on the Way – Stay Tuned

In June, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (“GAO”) announced that changes are being drafted to the laws regarding qualification for the VA pension benefit, commonly called the “Aid & Attendance” benefit.  The Aid and Attendance benefit provides a monthly check to veterans and widow/ers of veterans who have long-term care needs at home, in assisted […]

Touch Base with an Old Friend!

If you have read some of my posts, you may have figured out that I am a small town farm girl, having grown up among cornfields and farms, surrounded by animals.  When I went away to college, a friend of mine told me about her friends, Cynthia and Jim, who owned a farm near my new […]

Retired Military Dogs Need Your Help!

The ASPCA is reporting that military dogs are defined as “equipment” by the US Department of Defense.  According to the ASPCA, this characterization makes it difficult to transport our canine heroes back to the US so that they can be adopted.  Swift action is needed!  Please contact your US senators and urge them to co-sponsor […]