NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: I keep getting asked why I am not going to the media or calling for fire missions. The truth is, a mix of self preservation and the greater good. Any bad press will, ultimately, only hurt the good staffer and the animals with reduced adoptions and community support. It is being addressed with management and we are working to get the staffers trained on what to expect from a SD evaluation. As of this writing, I'm inclined to believe that this was more ignorance of service dogs than discrimination, but only slightly. The rescue world is fraught with unchecked prejudices that bleed out in small ways. If you're in rescue, my only request is that you look deeper than the surface with the people that are trying to help you.
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Everyday we tout “do unto others as you would them do unto you” yet, we are hypocrites in the sense that we will say all should help one another but when we’re asked to help there’s always an issue. Whether we’re “too busy” or “no money” or some other....
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