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Emotional Support Animals At Schools

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These are the animals that provide therapeutic benefits to an individual suffering from a psychiatric mental disability. Millions of Americans are already relying upon an ESA as a means of coping with the debilitating effects of mental illness. More specifically, many college students are now opting out of pharmaceutical treatments in favor of emotional support dogs and emotional support cats. Essentially, an ESA can be all that it takes …

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How Your Emotional Support Animal Can Help You With Depression

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Depression is defined as a state of low mood and apathy or aversion to activity that can affect a person’s thoughts, behavior, feelings and overall sense of well-being. Most Americans have dealt with depression at one time or another. The Center for Disease Control, or CDC, reports that around 9% of Americans admit that they are occasionally depressed, and 3.4% suffer …

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How Emotional Support Animals Can Help Seniors

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If you’re a senior and you’re wondering how emotional support dogs can help you, then you’ve come to the right place! An emotional support dog presents many health benefits to their owners. Did you know that simply being with a dog can help you cope with isolation, loneliness, and depression! A dog can be a great source of friendship and companionship for people …

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Top 10 Cat Breeds – Emotional Support Animal

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When trying to choose a cat to serve as your emotional support animal or emotional service animal (ESA) you may have asked yourself, “what cat breed is the best for me”? Nothing’s more important than having a cat that loves you. So, we at Emotional Pet Support have decided to spend some time looking into this to help you make that choice …

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What’s a Service Dog Vest?

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You may have a service dog. It may be fully trained and is helping you out every day! But, do you really need to make it wear a service dog vest? Is having a service dog vest really that important? Well, for Emotional Support Animals or even therapy dogs, vests and patches and even tags don’t matter. But for service dogs, although …

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What is a Service Dog? What do they do?

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Have you ever asked yourself what a service dog really is? You have probably heard that name a dozen times, but what are they for and how are they different than Emotional Support Animals (emotional support dogs) or Therapy Animals (therapy dogs)? Well, they’re mainly dogs that are supposed to be referred to as Therapy Animals but are called Therapy Dogs because …

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What is a Therapy Dog? What do they do?

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Have you ever wondered what a therapy dog is? You have heard the name of it and you’ve seen them around from time to time, but what are they and how are they different from Emotional Support Animals (emotional support dogs) or Service animals (service dogs)? Well, they’re mainly dogs that are supposed to be referred to as Therapy Animals …

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Our List of Emotional Support Animal Dog Breeds

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Ever wanted to know what the top 10 dog breeds are? Well, here’s the list: 1 Labrador Retriever Labrador Retrievers are happy and energetic and will encourage you to perk up even when you’re not feeling too great. They are great at helping people with disabilities because a disabled person would prefer an animal over some medicine. Not only do …

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Emotional Support Animal Birds or Just Pets?

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Now, you may have been thinking that Emotional Support Animals can only be dogs or cats and that’s it – not birds. You’ve probably gone online and seen dogs serving as Emotional Support Animals and cats as well, but a bird? Well, it’s a common misconception to believe that only dogs and cats can serve as ESAs and here’s why: …

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Bring Your Emotional Support Animal To Work

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Recently, according to a Nolo report, California law, specifically the Fair Employment and Housing (FEHA) and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), has been telling employers to allow their disabled employees to bring Emotional Support Animals or Service dogs to work with them so they can cope with their disability or high stress. …

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Tips to Travel with your Emotional Support Animal

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If you’re planning to fly this holiday season with your emotional support animal, there are a few things to know before arriving at the airport that will greatly reduce the stress involved when flying with your animal. Click here if you need tips on what the pet policies are for some airline companies. Tips on What to Make Sure before …