l training done by school certified & experienced trainers. AKC
C.G.G. testing & certification by AKC evaluator. All dogs for PSD's (psychiatric service dog) will also pass the Public Access Test, the same as a mobility assistant dog,( helping with balance, retrieving dropped items, stair stability & much more). All service dogs
are registered with United States Service Dog Registry.
There are so many different uses a service or therapy dog can
perform. This will walk you thru some of the many reasons for a service
dog, a therapy dog & a companion dog.
A therapy dog & a companion dog or a service dog can clearly enhance the quality of life for
humans. It can fill central psychological needs by, for instance
dispelling loneliness & boredom, facilitating social contact, &
providing opportunities to feel appreciated & understood. A dog also
gives it owner a positive self image, an acceptance of self &
increased self confidence