BLOOMFIELD, CT- 13 SEPT 06- 0913006JT03-
Peter Nowicki, director of training at the Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, takes two-year-old Demi around an obstacle course outside the company's offices in Bloomfield on Wednesday. Demi has been in training for six months, and will soon be sent to a client in California. The dogs are trainined to stop at curbs, conduct safe street crossings, ride escalators, and work in mass transit environments, as well as various other needs that a client may have.
Josalee Thrift Republican-American