Service Dog Owner-Training: Is this the path for you?

Are you considering a service dog for yourself, a family member, or a client/patient? Is it better train your own or apply to a program for a fully trained dog? Which laws apply? What is the training process? Get answers to your questions!

Topics include …

  • Service Dog Definitions, Terminology, and Laws
  • Challenges of Service Dogs
  • Pros & Cons of Owner-Training vs Program SD
  • The Path (Pyramid) of Owner Training
  • Finding Trainers or Programs
  • Answers to your questions

*All attendees will receive a folder of helpful handouts on service dog training information and resources to take home. 


For more information and to register online, click here.


Location: Dakin Adoption & Education Center, 171 Union Street, Springfield

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