The CertaPet Blog: Helping Pet Owners Live a Better Life With Their Pets

28 October, 2016

Emotional Companion Dog- An Owner’s Guide

  An Emotional Companion Dog is an emotional support animal which is prescribed by a licensed mental health professional to help with an individual suffering from depression or a panic disorder, along with many other disabilities. This is different than a service dog or a therapy dog which need extensive training. A dog does not need specific training to become an emotional …

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27 October, 2016

Service Dog Certification – Tips for Picking the Right Dog

  Many people have questions regarding Service Dog Certification and what are the steps in getting a dog certified. The Americans With Disabilities Act requires no special certifications for service dogs that are classified as emotional support animals, but some feel more comfortable getting a certificate to show their dog’s status.  While researching which type of dog would be the …

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26 October, 2016

Emotional Support Animal San Francisco – Learn More

No city beats “The City by the Bay” when it comes to caring for their dogs. San Francisco is a city with numerous luxury dog hotels, rooftop dog cocktail parties, a pet cemetery and City Hall even has plans to turn dog droppings into alternative energy in the near future. It may come as a surprise to many, but San Francisco has more dogs than children. According to the …

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17 October, 2016

How to Register Your Cat as an Emotional Support Animal

Table of Contents Can Cats be Emotional Support Animals?Can a Cat be a Service Cat?How to Register Your Cat as an Emotional Support AnimalWhat Disabilities Qualify for an Emotional Support Cat?Breeds of Cats That Qualify for ESA StatusBest Cat Breeds for ESA LettersLegal Protections for Emotional Support Cats Can Cats be Emotional Support Animals? Absolutely! Cats can provide the same …