Types of Working Dogs

Numerous types of service dogs exist, each trained for specific roles. These include Guide Dogs for the Visually Impaired, Hearing Dogs for those with Hearing Loss, Mobility Dogs for individuals with Physical Mobility Challenges, Seizure Alert/Response Dogs for people with Seizure Disorders, Psychiatric Service Dogs for those with Psychiatric Conditions, and Autism Dogs for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum. In addition to these service dogs, there are also dogs serving in other supportive roles, such as Therapy Dogs who provide comfort in various settings, and Emotional Support Animals who offer companionship and Emotional Support to their owners.