Umar is now my best buddyChris Egan & Guide Dog Umar

Before I got Umar, I used the long cane. It was more challenging maneuvering in crowds as I was having to find obstacles, whereas Umar will navigate freely. All I do is follow him.

Steps were always a great cause for concern, now I’m more confident that Umar will stop me and I can proceed with caution safely.

Life is more sociable now with Umar, he has lots of admirers in the workplace who pay him lots of compliments and give him the odd rub or scratch. Any time I go away to new places I can rely on Umar to get me back to base safely.

Because of the constant company, Umar is now my new best buddy.

Chris Egan, Guide Dog Umar & Snooker Legends Steve Davis and Dennis Taylor
Chris is pictured with snooker legends Steve Davis and Dennis Taylor.

 

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