January 12, 2012

Free Program on Service Dogs

            MARQUETTE, Mich.—A free educational program on service dogs will be held from 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, in the Peter White Public Library community room. It is co-sponsored by the Northern Center for Lifelong Learning and the Marquette Senior Center.

Susan Shaver will be the presenter, accompanied by her service dog, Tiki, who recently passed his public access tests in Washington, D.C. Attendees will learn how service dogs assist their owners in everyday life, where they can and can’t go, related laws and ADA requirements, proper etiquette when encountering a service dog and which breeds are best suited to assist owners.

There is no cost, but advance registration is requested by Friday, Jan. 20. Contact Al Reynolds at 360-4167 or 475-9836.  



Prepared By
Kristi Evans
News Director
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