Recorded Webinar: Veterinary Care Considerations for Service Dogs
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Do you know the difference between a service dog, an emotional support dog or a therapy dog? Do you feel comfortable working with service dogs and their teams? This National Service Dog month find out the answers to these questions in this FREE 1-hour webinar. Brenda S. Kennedy, DVM, MS, Vice President of Health and Research at Canine Companions, will explain the dos and don’ts when it comes to interacting with service dogs and their handlers. Learn what it means to be a service dog, including their daily physical and mental demands, and the best way to approach their medical care.
After this lecture you’ll have a better understanding of:
- What is (and is not) a service dog
- Expectations for service dog behavior
- How to provide veterinary care for service dogs
- Supporting a handler through tough diagnoses or pet loss