Category Archives: guide dog

There Has Been Improvement

Many years after being partnered with my first service dog, I would hear people talk about us as we moved about in stores, libraries, museums and other public places.  Yes, I have hearing loss, but the people in those early … Continue reading 

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US Airways Fails Woman & Her Service Dog on Overseas Flight

Just like any other group, service dog partners have their own “telegraph”, their own way of getting information from one to the others.  This week the service dog telegraph wires were humming with news about a North Carolina partner whose … Continue reading 

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Why Is It Always Restaurants?

A restaurant.  Once again we had trouble in a restaurant.  By now I have learned to be cautious when going to ethnic restaurants with my service dog; many other cultures do not feel the same about dogs as Americans.  To … Continue reading 

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