Service Animal bill aims to crack down on misrepresentation
People who rely on a service animal to complete vital tasks will soon get some assurance. A bill aimed at penalizing those who misrepresent their pets as service animals for the purpose of bringing them with when traveling or going to public places.
For years people have disguised their pets as service animals. We talked about this in a story a few months back and I think it is worth another look. To read that story click here. Those who need a service animal sometimes received unfair prejudice because of impostors; often behaving badly in public places. Sometimes even attacking actual service animals. To read more about how this bill aims to help put a stop to fake service animals in public click here.