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Assistance Dogs to Improve The Lives of Disabled People

An assistance dog is a dog trained to aid or help a person with a disability. Many are trained by an assistance dog organization, or by their handler, sometimes with the help of a professional trainer. Assistance dog training Assistance dogs have usually been trained by charities and other organisations who then partner a disabled person with a trained dog when the dog has completed its training  at about the age of 2 years. More disabled people are self-training their own [...]