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3 December, 2018

Best Dog Breeds for Autism: The Ultimate Comforting Canines

Autism is a neurobehavioral condition that is usually present from early childhood. Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are characterized by a difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people. Once again, man’s best friend comes to the rescue to help make the lives of ASD sufferers easier and happier. Which are the best dog breeds for autism? Read on to …

3 December, 2018

How to Get a Service Dog: A Definitive Guide

When you hear the term service dog, you imagine some highly trained canine that can open a tin can at the click of a finger, but surprisingly service dogs come in all sorts of roles and training levels. Unlike emotional support animals, who need little to no training, service dogs are extensively trained to help people with a wide range …

3 December, 2018

Dogs with Jobs: The Best Service Dog Breeds

Service dogs are dogs who have been trained to carry out specific tasks to help make daily life easier for those who are suffering from a disability. While just about every breed could potentially produce a good service dog, there are a few in particular that are more likely to make the “best service dog breeds” list! Table of Contents …

3 December, 2018

Service Cat: Can a Cat Be a Service Animal?

We have all heard about service dogs, and of course the occasional miniature horse as a service animal. But what about a service cat? We know that cats make an amazing impact as emotional support animals, but does a service cat actually exist? Read on to find out! Table of Contents Understanding the Difference Between Emotional Support Cats, Therapy Cats, …

30 November, 2018

ESA vs Service Dog Laws: Understanding the Difference!

Yes, there are different laws covering the rights of emotional support dogs and service dogs! It is important to understand the difference! In this article, we take you through an explanation of the emotional support animal and service dog laws. We also look at what each type does, and the training they need. Table of Contents Understanding the Difference Between …

Getting an Emotional Support Animal for College Students: How Hard is It?
30 November, 2018

Getting an Emotional Support Animal for College Students: How Hard is It?

Getting an emotional support animal for college students has shown to have many benefits! Although college is often hyped up to be the best time in a person’s life, but university students are under a lot of pressure and stress. Did you know that in the United States alone 1 in 5 college students suffer from anxiety and/or depression? One …