While dogs are the most common type of emotional support animal, they certainly aren’t the only option. Just about any type of domesticated animal can provide emotional support to its owner, and as such, will work well as an ESA. Even your favorite floppy-eared friend would make an excellent emotional support pet. Rabbits make perfect […]
ESA Doctors was founded with the mission of helping people seek support and information on emotional support animals when other options are not available. As advancements in internet services continue to grow, there are more and more ESA options online and they may not all have the same noble intentions. Regardless of who you choose to […]
When you think about emotional support animals, the animal that pops into your head is probably a dog or maybe a cat. They are not the only creatures that can provide a great deal of emotional support, though. While something like a grizzly bear isn’t going to work as an ESA, any type of domesticated […]
Emotional support animals help their owners deal with their mental health disability by offering comfort and support through companionship, a focus in life, affection, and positive regard.
An emotional support animal can be any domesticated animal such as a cat, dog, guinea pig, hedgehog, rat, horse, miniature pig, bird, etc. The most important thing is that […]
The use of Emotional Support Animals has risen over the years. This is due to more mental health professionals recognizing the many benefits an ESA provides for their patients.
However, when you rely on an Emotional Support Animal, you will not only want to take it with you, you may also need to have it with […]
The world of Emotional Support Animals is growing. More and more mental health professionals are recognizing the benefits many pet parents have known for years; a furry companion can do wonders for our state-of-mind and general well being.
But does the animal always have to be furry?
The term Emotional Support Animal encompasses all animals, so why […]
We live in a chaotic world with pressures and turmoil seemingly around every bend; for some folks, these troubles can be unbearable. When this happens, we may find ourselves wondering what we can do to help alleviate our emotional suffering.
Medications can be useful, but not everyone wants to go this route. Diet and exercise are […]
If you become disabled, your world changes, not only for you physically or mentally but in many other aspects of your day-to-day living. Having an assistance animal may mean the difference between living a decent life and living a life of pain.
Fortunately, government agencies recognize that individuals coping with the challenges of a condition may […]
When you become disabled, the world becomes a very different place. Things that may have once been easy may become more difficult to do. For this reason, laws have been put in place to ensure an individual with a disability is treated fairly.
Two of the commonly known organizations is the Fair Housing Act and the […]
If you suffer from an emotional condition, such as anxiety, depression, or certain limiting phobias, you may benefit from an Emotional Support Animal. However, not all states are the same in their rules and regulations about these types of animals.
In this post, we will cover the difference between a Service Animal, the Psychiatric Service […]