Your service dog is your partner and an invaluable and necessary element in your everyday outings and activities. At times you may be unsure of the rights of your service animal or may be confronted by the owner of a business location who all but demands your life story before he or she decides whether or not to allow your dog to remain inside. Thankfully the ADA spells out your rights as well as acceptable questions and concerns from business owners. The knowing of this information will make going places with your animal companion totally comfortable.
What are some questions that a business can ask the owner of a companion dog about his or her dog?
What are some questions that a business cannot ask the owner of a service dog about service dogs?
Your dog companion is not defined as being a pet. It is a special animal for disabled people to use, to live out everyday life, as normal as possible. There are existing laws to protect both disabled people and their service dogs. These laws provide a security like no other.