HONOLULU (KHON2) – Several new laws will go into effect at midnight.
One cracks down on service animals.
People misrepresenting their furry friends as service animals has become a growing problem over the years.
“Based on the calls I get, only about one in every 10 people that call and want a service dog, actually need a service dog,” said Erica McRell, head trainer for Off Leash K9 training Hawaii.
Chaz Stevens is an entrepreneur, former journalist, and well-known activist who has appeared on the front pages of Time, Miami Herald, Guardian, Slate, and the Huffington Post. He’s also appeared on The Daily Show, the Colbert Report, and Fox News.
Chaz lives in South Florida with his two rescue dogs. Before launching ESAD International, he could be found working on IT for IBM, Microsoft, and The Walt Disney World Company. But his favorite job is the one he’s now doing full time — helping people get to a better place.