Bay College Diversity Announces Service Dog Event

9/7/2017
 
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The Bay College Diversity Committee and Yooper Service Dogs presents "Getting and Having a Service Animal", with Katie Johnson. This lecture will cover the process of attaining an animal for medical needs in the U.P. The lecture will also address the problems you may run into while having one.  Lecture will be followed by an extensive question and answer period.  The event is free and open to the public. 
 
The lecture will be held on Thursday, September 21st from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm EST at the Joseph Heirman University Center (JHUC), Room 952.
 
Topics include:
  • ‚ÄčTypes of assistance animals
  • How they can help
  • How to get a service dog:
    • Through a service dog organization
    • When you can't use an organization
  • Basic service animal law and your rights
  • Handling access issues
  • ID cards and registration
  • Q & A
For more information, contact Yooper Service Dogs at 906-233-7519 or email YooperServiceDogs@gmail.com.
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