Tag Archives: service animal

Passing the sniff test. Dealing with counterfeit service animals.

In December 2013, I wrote a post about a growing problem involving pets being passed-off as legitimate service animals and the negative effect it is having on the business community and the community of people who genuinely and legitimately employ service animals nationwide. After posting that article, my office receive multiple calls from clients and […]

A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing? Fake Service Animals A Growing Problem.

It’s an easy law to break, and thousands of pet owners do it everyday … By strapping a vest or a backpack with a “service animal” mark or emblem to their dog, anyone can bring Fido into stores and restaurants where non-service dogs are normally not allowed. This is creating growing problems for both the […]