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Multiple Service Animals The law is clear on having more than one service animal. It recognizes that some individuals can actually need two or more to be able to function from day to day. The specifics have been outlined in the Americans With Disabilities (ADA) act FAQs.

Answered by: temporary_user_name Date created: Sep 28, 2022

How many service dogs can one person have?

Asked By: bigbug Date created: Sep 14, 2022

Multiple Service Animals The law is clear on having more than one service animal. It recognizes that some individuals can actually need two or more to be able to function from day to day. The specifics have been outlined in the Americans With Disabilities (ADA) act FAQs.

Answered By: Bram Vanroy Date created: Sep 15, 2022

What is the difference between a service dog and an emotional support animal?

Asked By: Themodmin Date created: Sep 27, 2022

Many think that emotional support animals and service dogs are interchangeable, but these two types of service animals are meant for separate tasks. A service dog is specially trained to perform a function or job for an owner that has a physical, intellectual, or emotional disability.

Answered By: Jeremy John Date created: Sep 28, 2022

Can airlines refuse service animals?

Asked By: hyde Date created: Sep 20, 2022

Airlines cannot limit the number of service animals on a flight, but will be allowed to deny boarding to an animal that is too large, too heavy or younger than four months, according to guidance provided Thursday by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Answered By: Ami Tavory Date created: Sep 23, 2022

Are service dogs allowed on Disney cruises?

Asked By: Sylvain Leroux Date created: Sep 10, 2022

Trained service animals are welcome in most locations on board Disney Cruise ships. All service animals must remain on a leash and under your control, or that of someone in your travel party, at all times. Disney Cruise Line Crew Members are not permitted to take control of a service animal.

Answered By: Luca Date created: Sep 10, 2022

Are service dogs allowed on Princess cruise ships?

Asked By: Lee Richardson Date created: Sep 18, 2022

Princess ships also welcome service animals, and have hosted a variety of such special helpers, including seeing-eye dogs and hearing-assistance dogs. Emotional support animals are not recognized by the Department of Justice and therefore are not permitted on Princess vessels or in our lodges.

Answered By: Sven Eberth Date created: Sep 20, 2022

Can you take a service dog on a train?

Asked By: Andrie Date created: Sep 20, 2022

Just recently, small well-behaved pets have been allowed on Amtrak as long as they no larger than 20 pounds and on a trip no longer than 7 hours. Service animals are allowed in all areas of Amtrak trains that passengers are allowed to go. Service animals are trained to do work for the person who has a disability.

Answered By: Benjol Date created: Sep 21, 2022

Do service animals have to be professionally trained?

Asked By: Irvin Jay G. Date created: Sep 21, 2022

Does the ADA require service animals to be professionally trained? A. No. People with disabilities have the right to train the dog themselves and are not required to use a professional service dog training program.

Answered By: Tim Lewis Date created: Sep 23, 2022

What animals can legally be service animals?

Asked By: Rory Date created: Sep 24, 2022

Dogs are the most common service animals, assisting people in many different ways since at least 1927. Other animals such as horses are allowed per the ADA in the U.S. The service animal is not required by the Americans with Disabilities Act to wear a vest, ID tag or a specific harness.

Answered By: Alexis Olson Date created: Sep 24, 2022

Are service dogs allowed in no pet apartments?

Asked By: Muhammed Moussa Date created: Sep 14, 2022

A Service Dog and Emotional Support Dog are therapeutic to its disabled owner. Because they are specifically trained to directly help their handler, Service/Emotional Support Dogs have the legal right to go everywhere and live in housing even when pets ARE NOT allowed or specific breeds are not allowed.

Answered By: verhage Date created: Sep 16, 2022

Can restaurants deny service animals?

Asked By: raina77ow Date created: Sep 13, 2022

Accordingly, restaurants must allow individuals with disabilities to bring their service dogs onto the business premise in all areas customers are generally allowed or the public is invited (even if the restaurant has a “no pets” policy or animals are prohibited by state or local health codes).

Answered By: jgauffin Date created: Sep 15, 2022

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Can you ask for proof of service dog in California?

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