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What kind of dog do you use as a service dog?
My current service dog is a havanese, named Harley! She assists me in helping detect oncoming seizures as well as helping me through a panic attack. She is almost ready to retire within the next year, so I am getting ready to train another dog for service dog work. I will definitely consider some of these breeds as this was very helpful thank you!
Do Golden Retrievers make good service dogs?
Both golden and Labrador retrievers make great service dogs. In fact, retrievers are the most common breeds trained for service work, with Labs slightly outnumbering golden retrievers. People love how friendly and loving these dogs are and how well they get along with people and other animals.
Which breed is best for a first time service dog handler?
I am a first time service dog handler and don鈥檛 which breeds are best for what expect Hey, Danielle. It鈥檚 hard to give concrete advice without knowing more about your situation, but a golden retriever may be a good option.
Are Labrador Retrievers good service dogs?
Labrador Retriever Labrador retrievers are one of the most popular pet breeds, and they make fantastic service dogs too. Most Labrador retrievers are ridiculously friendly and good-natured. They also tend to bond very strongly with their owners and often love having a job to do.