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Purpose and a place for a service dog | As I See It
« on: December 08, 2017, 10:48:29 PM »
http://www.kentreporter.com/opinion/purpose-and-a-place-for-a-service-dog-as-i-see-it/
Purpose and a place for a service dog | As I See It
Kent Reporter-8 hours ago
Our leaders in this country decided there should be a legal, living helper for disabled individuals. They would be similar to companions or, as we call them, seeing eye dogs that the folks with limited sight have had walking next to them for many years. Remembering as a kid, we marveled at the dog with the handle ...
A thousand miles you walked with me ,
 Through the fields and streams
  Down many a lonely place, On darkened  paths and streets

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Re: Purpose and a place for a service dog | As I See It
« Reply #1 on: December 09, 2017, 01:21:00 AM »
What a badly researched and written article.

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« Last Edit: December 11, 2017, 09:57:56 AM by Kirsten »
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Re: Purpose and a place for a service dog | As I See It
« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2017, 07:12:19 AM »
It's an opinion piece, but you're right, it's a terrible one.

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Re: Purpose and a place for a service dog | As I See It
« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2017, 09:53:46 AM »
Opinion piece or not it's loaded with misinformation.
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In loving memory of Cole (1/11/99 - 6/26/12)  He gave me back my life.

"The one absolute, unselfish friend that man can have in this selfish world -- the one that never proves ungrateful or treacherous -- is his dog." -George G. Vest