Cecilia Anastos

In Episode 5, Ashley talks with Cecilia Anastos, who has raised and trained service dogs for the SYNGAP1 & rare disease community.

Show Notes:

In Episode 5, Ashley talks with Cecilia Anastos, Founder and Lead Trainer of Meridus K9 & Equine LLC, providing service and emotional support dogs among other services. Panda was recently placed with the Frye family to be Ashley’s son Nathan’s service dog. In this episode, Cecilia answers the questions, “Can a service dog replace a human?”, “What are the most important things service dogs do?” and “Can service dogs save a child’s life?”

Reach Cecilia at: cecilia@meridusk9.com

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Episode 005 SynGAP Stories, April 4, 2023

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