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.
2021-03-29Although the basic regulations for service dogs are unified, there are of course many differences depending on the country and the state. If you are a citizen of Alberta, Canada and you have decided to have a service dog, you may need to be familiar with the Service Dogs regulations in that state. In order to get a qualified service dog in Alberta, Canada, you need to know the organizations that can provide service dogs based on the Alberta Training Standard.