2021-04-30As service dogs accompanying people with disabilities are allowed to go everywhere their owner/handler goes, the trend of people to pretend that their pets are service dogs is getting more and more popular. The number of reported “fake” service dogs has increased drastically for the last few years, which has let to more restrictive regulations provided by some states. Many states require in their laws penalties or even criminal charges for persons who falsely claim to have a service dog.
2021-04-22Are you a proud owner of a lovely, fluffy dog that you want to take everywhere you go? Do you like going shopping, especially when you are allowed to take your beloved furry friend? If you answered “Yes” to both questions, you might want to know which stores allow the presence of pets. In this article, we will let you know about some pet friendly stores in the US. You can also check our previous article in regard to the same topic, but information provided about different stores here.
2021-04-15Canadian citizens in need of a service dog should know that there are regional and then there are federal regulations in regards to service dogs. Service dogs are certified assistance animals that help handlers with their disability. Service dogs are allowed wherever the handler goes with the exception of where food is processed and produced.
2021-04-08Lowe’s is a major home improvement retailer with a network that covers Canada and the US. The company has been known to offer quality service and has a history that dates as far back as 1921. The company was founded in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, and has had a somewhat inconsistent pet policy until 2015. The store managers have always had the leeway to determine their pet policy but that changed in 2015 when Lowe’s updated their policies to welcome pets in their stores as long as they meet a few requirements.