PETALING JAYA: Don’t be surprised when you run into a guide dog wearing a vest telling people not to feed it or pat it in public spaces.
That’s probably a guide dog for the blind, Lashawn Chan, which started guiding Stevens Chan, the founder and CEO of the Malaysian chapter of social business enterprise Dialogue in the Dark, since its arrival from China three weeks ago.
Chan, 52, who lost his sight to glaucoma seven years ago, said guide dogs should not be patted or fed because they were working dogs.
“You must not touch or feed a guide dog when it’s on duty because the act will only distract it,” he sa…
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