Category: Pets

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Emotional Support Animals for Mental Health

An emotional support animal is any animal that provides comfort by being with a person who needs them. These animals have not been trained to perform a specific task, which means that they are not synonymous with service animals as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act. While emotional support animals do not require specific training, they should be well-mannered in public. If they … Read More Emotional Support Animals for Mental Health

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What to Say When Someone Loses a Pet

Anyone who has lost a pet knows the pain is very real, and in that moment there is nothing that can take away the sadness. Animals bring so much joy into our lives, and for many, pets are considered family members.  The most important thing to remember is to be sensitive and understanding of someone‚Äôs loss. The passing of a pet leaves a huge … Read More What to Say When Someone Loses a Pet