From: Victoria Carhart <vcarhart**At_Symbol_Here**UVM.EDU>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Accommodations for a service animal in the lab
Date: Thu, 3 Sep 2015 11:59:52 -0400
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I am trying to make accommodations for a service dog in teaching labs at the university. The students are required to wear closed-toe shoes and safety glasses as a minimum. We have a policy for service animals on campus, however, it doesn't really have any safety measures for the animals when they are in labs. Does anyone know of ways to keep the animal safe or have any experience with this type of situation? 

Thanks for any help you are able to give.

Victoria Carhart
Laboratory Safety Coordinator, CAS/RSENR
UVM's Risk Management and Safety
Environmental Safety Facility
667 Spear Street
Burlington, VT 05405

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