American Disabilities Act (ADA)
The ADA guarantees a disabled person the legal right to be accompanied by a service animal in all areas open to the general public. For more information on the ADA, check out the resources below.
Assistance Dogs International (ADI)
An accredited member of ADI, Next Step Service Dogs pursues the highest standards of excellence in training service dogs.
- ADI Accreditation Brochure
- Search for and ADI service dog organization in your state.
- Access and Laws
- ADI Standards
Service Dog Law in Your State
Find our what your legal rights are on the Accommodation Law, Harassment of/Interference with Service Dogs, Driving Law, Licensing Law and Fraudulent Representation for your state of residence.