From: Patricia Redden <predden**At_Symbol_Here**SAINTPETERS.EDU>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Service Dogs in Teaching Labs
Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:25:19 -0500
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The new issue of Chemical Health and Safety has an article on service dogs in the lab.

Pat Redden

On Wed, Jan 20, 2016 at 1:52 PM, Kohler, Christopher E <cekohler**At_Symbol_Here**> wrote:

Greetings all,

Has anybody had students in labs with service dogs?

If so, have they made any special accommodations or instructions?

Off the top of our heads we have come up with:

=B7 Position the dog behind you or under the bench rather that at the side if possible.

=B7 If leashes are necessary or required, use a joggers leash for hands free capability.



Christopher E. Kohler, MS, LPG, CCHO

Laboratory Safety Manager, EHS

Laboratory Safety Instructor, ACS

Adjunct Faculty, SPEA

Environmental Health and Safety

1514 E Third Street

Bloomington, IN 47405

(812) 855-5454


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