Throughout the years Best Friends has been a 4-H Club, several articles have been written about our canine therapy program, our success at Berrien County Youth Fair and the commitment or our 4-H Leaders, Team Instructors and our volunteer Team Canines.
1997 - Special Dogs Meet Needs of Special Kids by A. L. Hendrickson; Herald Palladium; Benton Harbor, MI
2002- Best Friends Helps Kids Learn Special Skills by Juanita Green; Herald Palladium; Benton Harbor, MI
2003 - Best Friends by Juanita Green Herald Palladium; Benton Harbor, MI
2006 - 4-H Club Opens Up New World to Kids by Ann Burch, Herald Palladium; Benton Harbor, MI
2006 - A Very Special CGC Program by Mary Burch; Director of AKC's CGC Program and Linda M. Shannon-Chaillet; Coordinator of Best Friends 4-H Club
2009- Dogs Really Can Be Man's Best Friends by Malloy Fournier; Michigan State University Extension; 4-H Today Newsletter; Oct 13, 2009
2009 - Canine Therapy Mission Goals by L. M. Shannon-Chaillet; Noble Newf Dec 2009
2010 - Canine Therapy Program Defined by Companion Newf by Barbara Frey and L.M. Shannon-Chaillet; NCA Newf Tide; First Quarter 2010.
2011 - Berrien County Youth Fair; Herald Palladium; Benton Harbor, MI
2012 - Best Friends 4-H Club Builds Employability Skills by Debra Barret, Michigan State University Extension; Benton Harbor, MI
2012 - Canine Show Stopper; by Craig Haupert; Niles Leader, Niles, MI
2012 - Show Stopper by Craig Haupert; The Daily Star; Niles & Buchanan, MI
2012 - Berrien RESA to Honor Partners; Herald Palladium; Benton Harbor, MI
2013 - Special Needs Kids Work With Dogs; William Crandell; Off the Water, Niles, MI
2014 - PAWS-ATIVE THEREAPY VIDEO!
2015 - Paws-Ative Therapy for Kids by Pat Moody