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Service Animals and the Americans with Disabilities Act

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Service AnimalMany individuals with disabilities are aided by service animals that are trained to work or perform tasks.The use and assistance of a service animal helps an individual with a disability to fully participate in everyday life. Many questions arise over what constitutes a “service animal”, the rights and responsibility of individuals, public accommodations and government entities. There are also questions regarding the¬†difference between a “service animal” vs “emotional support” animal.

The US Department of Justice provides information and frequently asked questions regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and service animals.

Please click the following link for more information: FAQs About Service FAQs About Service Animals and the ADA