Service Dogs, Therapy Dogs, and Emotional Support Dogs – They’re the Same, Right?

Have you ever been shopping and noticed someone brought their dog inside the store with them, and wondered if that were legal, and if you could bring your own pet on your next visit? Want to rent an apartment that forbids pets, but you need your dog to help you feel calm and reassured? Are you curious to see if your Sheba has what it takes to visit sick patients at a children’s hospital? If so, read on!

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A Quick and Dirty Guide to Accessibility

You might have heard the term accessibility being used before (particularly here on HOL). It’s a general term for adaptations that give everyone equal access to things, regardless of any disabilities or other needs they might have. The onus is really on companies, tech developers and governments to make the huge changes that are needed but there’s plenty of tiny and simple steps you can take to help as well. If enough people take them, one day they might be second nature.

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