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How an Emotional Support Animal Can Help With Stress

Did you know three-fourths of the human population undergoes some form of stress in a two-week period? With the busy times we live in, this isn’t surprising. However, too much stress is not good for the body or the mind. And it’s especially not good when it becomes so overpowering that it keeps us from […]

By |October 14th, 2017|Mental Health|0 Comments

How Can Emotional Support Animals Help With Depression?

What draws us to pets? According to the ASPCA, Americans collectively own 78 million dogs and 85.8 million cats. That doesn’t include other categories of pets, including reptiles, fish, ferrets and a plethora of other animals. Our pets are very important to us.
For those struggling with depression, pets play an even more important role. Beyond […]

By |October 6th, 2017|Mental Health|0 Comments

How to Inform My Landlord of My Emotional Support Dog Letter

If you have an emotional or mental disability and your pet brings you comfort and a new lease on life, then you may be entitled to housing in “no pets” policy buildings. You are also, by law, not required to pay any extra fees for your ESA or have a weight or breed restriction imposed […]

By |October 2nd, 2017|Emotional Support Animals, Housing|0 Comments

Do I Have Depression and Can an ESA Help?

We all suffer from the blues from time-to-time, but when those down moods turn into something more, you may be suffering from depression.

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), it is estimated that 350 million people suffer from this condition worldwide. Depression is also among the leading causes of most mental disabilities.

In this post, we […]

By |September 26th, 2017|Mental Health|2 Comments

Emotional Support Animals for Social Anxiety Disorder?

Does fear hold you back from being social or joining in other activities where there will be a large crowd of people? Then you may be suffering from Social Anxiety Disorder. According to research this social phobia affects approximately 15 million American adults and is ranked the third highest mental health issue in America.
In this […]

By |September 19th, 2017|Emotional Support Animals, Mental Health|0 Comments

Emotional Support Animal Laws You Should Know

What are the Emotional Support Animal Laws?
Emotional Support Animal laws are very clear. There is a difference between an Emotional Support Animal, a Service Dog, and a Therapy Animal. The laws that governs each type of assistance animals and their handlers are distinct.
Overview of the ESA Laws
There are two areas where Emotional Support Animals are […]

By |September 15th, 2017|Airlines, Emotional Support Animals, Housing|3 Comments

Do I Need an ESA Letter or a Service Dog Certification?

Service Dog Certification or ESA Letter? 
Which one is best suited for me?

Dogs have been working with humans for thousands of years. Their loyalty, unconditional love and willingness to serve have brought the canine species into many areas of our lives. This includes helping those with both physical, mental and emotional disabilities.

There are two basic types […]

By |September 11th, 2017|Emotional Support Animals, Service Dogs|2 Comments

How to Stop a Panic Attack with an ESA

Your heart pounds and you suddenly can’t breathe, you may be experiencing a panic attack. This sudden surge of overwhelming anxiety and stress may make you feel like you’re going crazy or that you may even die. These symptoms come on quickly and will pass; however, trying to live with this condition can make you […]

By |September 5th, 2017|Cats, Dogs, Emotional Support Animals, Mental Health|0 Comments

Emotional Support Animal Letter

What is an ESA Letter?
An ESA letter is a medical document written by a licensed mental health professional recommending a person for an Emotional Support Animal. An emotional support animal letter allows a person to live or travel with their pet for free.
What is an Emotional Support Animal?
Emotional Support Animals (a.k.a. ESAs) are legally-protected pets […]

By |September 1st, 2017|Cats, Dogs, Emotional Support Animals, Service Dogs|0 Comments

Mental Health Benefits of an Emotional Support Animal

People who adore animals will be quick to tell you how much joy and unconditional love they receive on a daily basis from their furry pals. This feel-good-combo can warm even the toughest person’s heart.
It’s for these reasons that mental health professionals are now also acknowledging those emotions, and the consequential endorphins they release, […]

By |August 27th, 2017|Emotional Support Animals, Mental Health|0 Comments
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