October 1, 2021
a young girl on a deck holding her service dog

5 Tips for Interacting with a Person Who Has a Disability

Did you know that almost 61 million Americans live with a disability that significantly impacts their daily life? Children and adults with disabilities often struggle with […]
September 1, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Service Dog Laws

Trained service dogs help our clients feel empowered, break barriers, and overcome challenges — unleashing independence and ability for amazing results. But service dog laws can […]
August 1, 2021

What to Expect When You Apply for a Service Dog

Nearly 61 million Americans live with a disability that significantly impacts their daily life. Many of them could benefit from a service dog, but they’re not […]
August 13, 2020

The Difference Between Service, Therapy, and Emotional Support Dogs

Service Dogs The Americans with Disability Act (ADA) defines a service dog as one that has been individually trained to perform tasks on cue that assist […]
March 20, 2019
Sally Irvin, ICAN Founder, with an ICAN dog

The Murky Waters of the World of Assistance Dogs & Emotional Support Animals

Written by Sally Irvin, Ph.D., Founder/ICAN In 2019, with over 22,000 working assistance dogs in the United States, one would think the legislators and the public […]
March 1, 2016

Service Dog Etiquette

We see dogs all around us, but how do you know whether a dog you see out in public is a service dog or just a […]
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