It’s not just humans that are having the magical experience of Disneyland. One lucky and a special dog is also a part of the magical experience. Elijah is the name of the dog, a Labrador
Retriever and 1-year old. Currently, the pup is training via Canine Companions for Independence. — This non-profit organization matches dogs and individuals with disabilities at no cost. Elijah’s volunteer pup raiser is Ashely Wilt. — he received the
puppy when he was 8 weeks old. Ashley said, “The pup will be under my care till he’s one and a half year old, receiving training to become a service dog.” “He needs to get comfortable with being in the midst of many different people, situations and noise.
Therefore, the best place to help him acquire this knack is Disneyland”, Ashley said. Pup Elijah’s Trip to Disneyland So. Elijah the pup was taken to Disneyland considered the happiest place to be. So that he can get conversant with a wide range of experiences.
Elijah also met a number of pretty characters. “No doubts, the pup had a swell time in Disneyland! He wagged his tail endlessly in excitement”, said Ashley. In addition to socializing with his best Disney characters, the pup also had a foretaste of becoming a
service dog, and what he should do when he eventually becomes a service dog. “He did not hesitate to show off the commands I’ve been training him on. he had fun working while at Disneyland undergoing his training. The pup learned to focus on his handler
whilst there and was able to cope in the midst of lots of distractions — kids screaming, food littering the entire floor, Disney characters in costumes, and large crowds. But through it all, Elijah portrayed obedient and calm behavior”, said Ashley. Elijah had already mastered tons of skills in the course of being with Ashley who is a full-time
a student in college — he will tag along with her to lecture rooms and sit for several hours while she’s having her classes and would stay awake with her as she burns the midnight candles studying. The pup has also been in a fight with Ashley more than twenty times!
The dog certainly had a swell time at Disneyland. He became the favorite of many characters there as he’s seen taking photographs with them. “Elijah is ready to take up his job as a service dog”, said Ashley.