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Wheelchair Tasks for Assistance Dogs 1.1

Service dog retrieving credit card for wheelchair owner

List of Tasks for Wheelchair It is usually easiest to teach the following tasks with the handler either sitting on the ground or in a chair first, then train sitting on the wheelchair. Experiment to see what works for you and your dog.Nudge fallen arm or foot back on chairRetrieve dropped item to handStep up […]

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