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ESA Denver
11 November, 2016

ESA Denver- A Guide to the Mile High City

Denver is an amazing city for outdoor activities. This makes it a perfect city for having an ESA or emotional support animal. ESA’s can help with a multitude of disabilities from depression to anxiety and even stress. An emotional support animal is an animal (typically a dog or cat) that provides a therapeutic benefit to its owner through companionship. The animal …

ESA Seattle
7 November, 2016

ESA Seattle- Emotional Supports Animals in The Emerald City

The Emerald City is a welcoming place for people traveling with dogs. In many ways, Seattle is among the most dog-friendly cities in America. Multiple areas in Seattle are so pet-friendly that nobody blinks an eye when dogs are in places you rarely find them in other cities. Seattle is like any major city in that it can be hard to get around, …

Dogs For Seniors
7 November, 2016

Traveling with Emotional Support Dog- Tips and Tricks

Traveling with an Emotional Support Dog can make or break a vacation depending on if you plan properly. We at CertaPet wanted to make sure all of our ESA owners have all the ins and outs for what they need to travel with their emotional support dog. This article is to ensure their vacation goes smooth and is an enjoyable experience for both dog …

Companion Dog For Depression
7 November, 2016

Companion Dog for Depression- What You Need to Know

What is Depression? 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, …

companion dog anxiety
2 November, 2016

Companion Dog for Anxiety- How Can They Help?

What is anxiety? Anxiety is a normal emotion that everyone feels from time to time. Many people feel anxiety before a big test,  because of work, or even just making an important life decision. Most people think anxiety is the same thing as just being afraid, but it’s not. Fear is a response to a real or perceived immediate threat. …

Emotional Support Cat
31 October, 2016

Emotional Support Cat – Picking the Right Breed

When choosing as an emotional support cat or emotional service animal (ESA) many people wonder, “what cat breed is best for me”? This is a very good question and one that we at certapet have looked into to help people make this choice. Emotional Support Cat- Top Breeds 1. Siamese Siamese cats are known to have their own diverse personalities. They can be very vocal …