Which Service Dog Registry is the Best

In today’s increasingly accommodating and understanding social and work environments, Service Dogs are being recognized as the life changing aids they are. Historically known for serving as seeing eye dogs or deaf dogs, service dogs can help with so much more. In our stressful world, there are more invisible disabilities than ever, from depression to […]

Get A Doctor’s Letter For Your Service Dog

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So often people certify their service dog only to learn that they need a doctor’s note.  To get a doctor’s letter for your service dog, you need to see a doctor This might seem obvious, but many people look online when in reality, you need to speak to a licensed medical professional, including a PCP, […]

Get a Housing Letter for your ESA or Service Animal

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Perhaps you want to get your dog certified as an emotional support animal and your landlord asks for a letter. Here is what you need to know.  Under the Fair Housing Act, individuals with a disability are protected and entitled to reasonable accommodation. Landlords may however request proof that your dog is certified or a […]

How to Bring a Service Animal on a Plane

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If you’re planning on bringing your service animal with you when you travel, you will need to make sure you have the right documents in place for a smooth trip. A lot of people start registering their dogs, ordering identification, or commissioning a doctor’s note without first looking into what is actually required.  To fly […]

Can a Service Dog Stop You From Biting Your Nails?

Psychiatric service dog

A psychiatric service dog can be trained to do incredible things. One thing you might have never thought of training your service animal to do is helping with self harming behaviors, and yes, nail biting is a self harming behavior.  People who suffer from ADHD, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or other mental health challenges may exhibit […]

Why You Don’t Need To Certify Your Service Dog

There are a lot of questions about fake service dogs, fake certificates, and fake registrations. Even in our chat, people ask if US Service Dog Certification “is legit”. We hope you will take the time to read this before you certify your service dog.  There is no official certification that makes your dog a service […]

Making The Most Of The Long Weekend With Your Dog 

July 4th is coming up and it’s finally summer for you and your dog this long weekend. Not just because the weather is getting warmer, but because the country is officially back from a very dark time. Everyone is going to be living it to the max. The 2020’s will be a revival of the […]

Introducing Your Dog to a New Baby

When it’s just you, your partner, and the dog, life is good. But what happens when you introduce a new baby into the mix? How will your first baby feel?  Dogs are all about their routines. When dogs react poorly to a new baby, it’s because their routine is being shaken up and they’re getting […]

Are ESA Dogs Banned on Airplanes

ESA dog on plane

You might have heard that ESA dogs are banned on planes. Well, that’s clickbait, sort of.  You can still take your ESA dog on a plane, but they will be treated as a pet and will not receive any special treatment.   Wall Street Journal reported an update mid-February that the change will cost travelers with pets up to $60 […]