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Service Animals and the Law: Which Animals do the ADA & State Law Recognize?

Sally Conway, U.S. Dept. of Justice; Ed Eames, PhD; Toni Eames, MS and Aaron McCullough, JD. on Wednesday, April 14, 2004

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Picture of the Eamses with the service animals

Ed and Toni Eames are pictured above with the Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at K-State, Dr. Ralph Richardson. Toni's guide dog, Escort, is 8 years old and weighs 77 pounds. Ed's guide dog, Echo, is 7 1/2 years old and weighs 73 pounds. Before Toni got Escort she said that she hated to leave the house without an escort. "Now, I never leave home with an Escort!" exclaimed Toni.


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