The Florida House has unanimously passed a measure meant to ensure people with disabilities can bring their service animals to all public places. One disabled veteran who spoke to WFSU hopes the Senate takes up the bill before the lawmaking session ends this week.
Cesar Silva and his fiancé live in Tampa. But Silva says after returning from Kuwait, he still feels like he’s in a combat situation much of the time, even when entering his own home. That’s when his German Shepherd, Sophia, gets to work.