Toilet and Sanitary Management of Assistance Dogs by Users

Assistance dog users are responsible for management of their dog's behavior and sanitary conditions.Taking care of assistance dogs, including daily grooming, feeding and toilet cleaning, etc. are carried out by their users within the range of their physical abilities. In order for the assistance dog user and the assistance dog to participate in various social activities smoothly, it is essential for assistance dog user to keep the rules and manners as the dog administrator.

* In a big city like Tokyo, it can be difficult to find a place with soil where dogs can use toilet. Assistance dog users in Japan are to confirm the location for dog’s toilet prior to their visit, and prepare manner belt and pet sheets so that they can collect excrement directly and store in plastic bags if necessary.