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ADA FAQ

ADA Frequently asked questions about service animals … posted by the DOJ on 7/13/15 http://www.ada.gov/regs2010/service_animal_qa.html...

What Does Your Dog Do?

What Does Your Dog Do? By Kristin Hartness, Canines for Disabled Kids Chances are the people aren’t going to stop you while crossing the street to grill you about your service dog. However, all users of legal service dogs must be able to answer these questions: Is the dog required...

Perfectly Imperfect Radio

Kristin was interviewed by Perfectly Imperfect Radio while she was at the LA Abilities Expo.  Episodes are available for listen and download.  Kristin can be heard on their March 3rd  2014 episode.   Click here to go to their website and have a listen!...

1,000 Points of Love

With Pet Owners’ Help, Canines For Disabled Kids Will Receive Grant From Crazy Pet Children’s Foundation’s “1000 Points Of Love” Campaign Sending In Dog Pictures To Fill Giant Heart Can Help Make A Disabled Child’s Dream Of Having A Service Dog Come True WORCESTER, MA – A dog can make...

Giving Tuesday!

Giving Tuesday is coming up fast! Support your favorite non-profit in this kick off to the giving season! There are so many ways to give – volunteer, run an event, take up a donation, collect needed items, or find an even more creative way to support your favorite groups!...

Look For Us!

Keep an eye out for CDK teams in your area!  We travel all over the country educating the public on service dogs and their users!   Tom and Millhouse the Hearing Dog (and wife Joanne) Tom who is profoundly deaf has over 37 years of public speaking experience. He has...

Questions to Consider If You Want a Service Dog

Questions to consider if you want a service dog? When considering these questions, remember there are not right or wrong answers.  The answers will help to determine which organization is the best match for you.  What can a dog do for me? Remember while these canine partners are amazing, they...

TSA Guidelines for Service Dogs Updated

Passengers with Service Dogs   Travelers with Disabilities and Medical Conditions If a passenger has a service dog due to a disability or medical condition, both the passenger and the dog will be screened. The passenger should inform a security officer that the dog is a service animal and not...

Types of Service Dogs

Service dogs are not family pets; they are working tools for their disabled partners. A variety of breeds, pure and mixed, and sizes, small through large, are used for service work. A variety of skills are used to expand the independence of individuals using the animals. The Americans with Disabilities...

Talk with Kristin

Kristin Hartness has been assisting families for over 10 years with Canines for Disabled Kids.  A service dog user herself, she has first hand knowledge of these tools, and how to use them.  Kristin has been consulted by families, businesses, schools, and lawyers over the years, and has a vast...
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