Frequently Asked Questions

No. We do not train personal dogs to be a Service Angel. 

Angels with Paws provides each Angel free of charge to the client after qualification. 

The application process usually takes 3-6 months, depending on required documentation.

6 months to 1 year, sometimes longer.

We adopt puppies and young adult dogs from shelters and rescue organizations with the temperament suited for this kind of work.

Our Angels may be pure or mixed breed.

Temperament is the key for our Angels. It is a rare dog that can deal with the constant flow of new people, environments, and situations our Angels will encounter. We screen many dogs to find the right Angels for our training program.

Normally 1 to 2 years old.

Other pets are not a problem. We will assist in developing the perfect plan for you to introduce your new companion to other pets and family members. 

The Americans With Disabilities Act and Service Dogs

Find out your state’s law on assistance dogs in this pdf publication. It includes laws of other countries, too.

Researched and published by Assistance Dogs International.

Texas laws on Service Dogs
Learn about your rights of access to public places with your Hearing or Service Dog

Air Carrier Access Act and Service Dogs

Learn about flying with Service Dogs

Download a chart of the different airlines’ policies and links here:

Microsoft Excel

Adobe PDF

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