Requirements for the Owner
• Have a disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act
• Able to participate in training lessons over an extended period of time. The initial training can take a year, two, or even longer.• Able to commit time to practicing with your dog regularly between appointments.• Aware that you may end up with a dog that can only help at home or in places pets are allowed. Up to 50% of service dog candidates in programs are not able to complete training and work in places pets are not permitted.• Willing to wait until we evaluate your dog’s suitability and help you train your dog foundation skills before putting service dog identification on your dog and before taking your dog to places petsare not permitted.• Have support from your licensed healthcare provider for use of a service dog.