Dogs - Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How much
does it cost to train a service dog?
A: Training costs vary based on each
individual client's actual needs and condition.
Q: How much do service dogs cost?
A: The cost will vary upon service desired,
location and how soon services are required.
Q: What kind of dogs make the best service
A: There are several breeds of dogs that
can assist you in a variety of ways. Our experienced
staff will be able to advise you to find a dog that best
suits your particular needs.
Q: Can you train a dog to alert me before I am
going to have a seizure?
A: Service Dogs can be trained for
response. The bonding experience between the service dog
and companion will determine how the service dog
responds to a potential seizure and how the dog will
alert the companion.
Q: Can my dog be trained to be a service dog?
A: Your dog would have to be evaluated to
make sure your dog is able to be trained and perform the
tasks you require.
Q: Can I take my service dog any where I
A: The American Disabilities Act states
that a trained service dog can go anywhere with its
companion. This does includes movie theaters,
restaurants, buses, airplanes, school and work.
Q: Can you train service dogs to alert me of a
change in my blood sugar levels?
A: Yes we train "hypo alert dogs"
also known as
Diabetic Service Dogs to help
diabetics to help warn if your blood sugar is too high
or too low and alert you, retrieve medication and help
Q: Are Service Dogs allowed in hospitals?
A: Yes, trained Service Dogs are allowed in
hospitals as a matter of fact a properly trained service
dog can accompany their owners anywhere, airplanes,
restaurants, supermarket and more.
Q: Do you train Therapy Dogs?
A: Yes, we train
therapy dogs that are
great companions and allowed to go in nursing homes,
hospitals, special needs centers, and schools.
Canines 4 Hope can
train a Service Dog to meet a clients exacting needs.
We will be glad to answer any questions you might have,
Call: 1-855-885-6262 or Email Us
Canines 4 Hope is located in Palm City, Palm Beach
County, & The Treasure Coast of Florida but our dog
training services are available to clients in any state.