9 Ways Dogs Show They Love Us

Ask any good pet parent if they know their dog loves them and you will most likely get a resounding “yes!”
The canine species is “(wo)man’s best friend” for a reason. All you have to do is click on any social media site or animal-related website to find examples of dogs showing their love for their […]

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How to Certify an Emotional Support Dog

With the stresses of this world, many people find themselves craving the help of a furry companion. But the Emotional Support Dog is so much more than just a pet.
Individuals that suffer from emotional or mental conditions have found that the presence of a loving, devoted dog is enough to help them navigate their […]

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Emotional Support Dog Owners Live Longer

Want to live longer? Don’t go to the gym! Get a dog!
A Swedish study published in Scientific Reports shows that dog owners have a 20% reduced risk of death and 23% lower risk of cardiovascular death. Another study conducted in England confirms the health benefits of dog ownership, primarily when it comes to physical […]

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What is an Emotional Support Dog? | Legal Guidelines

Have you been struggling with anxiety and depression? Unfortunately, there are very few of us who go through life unscathed. Each of our challenges and demons is unique. Our love for our dogs is universal.

If you are reading this, it means you are ready to seek the support of an Emotional Support Animal Therapist and […]

How to Get an ESA Dog

It is already a well-known fact that animals can help reduce the effects of anxiety, depression and similar mental or emotional illnesses. These animals are called emotional support animals (ESA) and specific federal laws are devoted to providing their owners with all the comfort they need. Read on to learn more about “registering” an ESA, […]

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How to Register My Dog as an ESA? Tip #1 – Don’t!

What is an ESA? 
An Emotional Support Animal (ESA) is often a priceless friend in need for persons suffering from anxiety, depression or other mental illnesses. They provide therapeutic support and are therefore irreplaceable for such people. The most common type of ESA is an Emotional Support Dog.

How do I register my dog as an […]

Not Faking It – My Legitimate ESA Letter

Hello Friend,

My name is Stephanie and I have an Emotional Support Animal. My ESA’s name is Buddy. He loves long walks, kisses, and eggs with his breakfast.

I qualified for a legitimate ESA letter in 2014 and have renewed my ESA letter every year since. Although my battle with anxiety is still a common occurrence,  my […]

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 […]

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 […]

How Do I Make My Dog an Emotional Support Dog?

In this post we will review the steps on how to make your dog an emotional support animal. Here is a quick summary on how you can make your dog an emotional support dog.

Determine what an emotional support dog is and if it would benefit your mental health
Get in touch with your therapist […]

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