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11 September, 2017

A Guide to Owning an Emotional Support Animal in Houston, TX

Now more than ever, the role of animals in our day to day lives is becoming more and more complex. Gone are the days when animals simply fulfilled the purpose of being companions and household pets. Emotional support animals are becoming significantly more popular especially with the rise in the occurrence of mental health conditions that could benefit from them. …

11 September, 2017

Getting an Emotional Support Animal in Miami, FL

People who struggle with disabilities are afforded certain privileges and rights when it comes to their service animals. For example, service dogs that act as guides for their visually impaired owners are usually allowed into certain areas where pets would normally be banned, such as grocery stores and restaurants. But what of those who own animals that aid with mental …

11 September, 2017

The Guide to Emotional Support Animals in San Diego, CA

If you suffer from a mental or emotional disability, it can be a major benefit to have an emotional support animal who can provide you with companionship and care. These well-trained creatures can be there for you, can help you when you are struggling and can make it easier to do day to day activities. The difference between an Emotional …

14 November, 2016

ESA Austin: An Owners Guide To The City

Austin, Texas is one of America’s fastest growing cities. It is a city with multiple parks and animal-friendly businesses. All of this makes Austin a wonderful city for pets, which makes it a great place to have emotional support animals (ESAs). An emotional support animal is an animal that provides a therapeutic benefit to its owner through companionship. The animal provides emotional support and …

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 ESA.  Let’s ensure their vacation goes smooth and is an enjoyable experience for both dog and owner! Take CertaPet’s …

17 October, 2016

How to Register Your Cat as an Emotional Support Animal

Cats can provide the same love, compassion, and support as any other emotional support animal. Those who aren’t “cat people” may not understand, but a cat’s love can be just as unconditional as a dog’s. More than that, many mental health professionals recognize and report that the positive effects of cat ownership are just as considerable as dog ownership. Learn more about …