Pleasanton couple's dog a winning wiener

"In the seven years they have been together, Patrick Major has seen Sammy Davis transform from a playful pet to one of the fastest dachshund racers in the state. Even though he stands only about 6 inches tall, Sammy can pump his stubby little legs and leap through the air to catch Frisbees nearly as big as he is. And, this pooch was a doggie pinup in the International Disc Dog calendar three years running." Read More Here

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Our mission at Hayward Youth Academy (HYA) promotes the well-being of children, parents, and families in the San Francisco Bay Area, by providing comprehensive educational, recreational, and supportive services.

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I’m a little lost: Thank You, HYA!

In 2013, (HYA) made a Rotary mission trip to Jinja, Uganda for the purpose of locating fresh water systems for rural villages. The issue of sustainability ‘viability were most paramount on my mind. During that visit, I learned about Naomi’s plight…. I met Christopher Major when I was 12…

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