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Airports Welcome the Help of Support Dogs, Horses and Cats to De-Stress Travelers As Airlines Get Tough

Airports Welcome the Help of Support Dogs, Horses and Cats to De-Stress Travelers As Airlines Get Tough

Frazzled passengers are nothing new at airports. What is new is the wider use in airports across the country of emotional support animals to calm travelers’ fears and reduce tension. Ironically, this is happening at…

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admin No Comments March 9, 2018
Purdue Study Demonstrates Benefits of Service Animals for PTSD

Purdue Study Demonstrates Benefits of Service Animals for PTSD

Purdue Study Demonstrates Benefits of Service Animals for PTSD  Service dogs help vets battling PTSD. Sufferers have long insisted their dogs help them cope. But actual studies have been few and far behind. https://youtu.be/42TIb5dTU_M People…

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admin No Comments February 16, 2018
Baxter the Emotional Support Dog Brightening Seniors Days

Baxter the Emotional Support Dog Brightening Seniors Days

A Friend Close at Hand: Baster, the Emotional Support Dog For many years, Baxter has been cheering up residents at Menorah Park, a senior living community in Syracuse, NY. His owners, brothers Sehl and Chris…

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admin No Comments January 25, 2018
New Requirements for Emotional Support Animals!

New Requirements for Emotional Support Animals!

Delta cracks down on emotional support animals on board after urination, biting incidents  Delta Air Lines is cracking down on comfort dogs, turkeys and a host of other animals passengers bring on board. Starting March 1, travelers with a…

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admin 2 January 19, 2018
Distinguishing Between a Service Animal and an Emotional Support Animal

Distinguishing Between a Service Animal and an Emotional Support Animal

For centuries, humans have relied on animals for a variety of work. They were both pets and helpers. Dogs herded sheep, guarded farmhouses, pulled sleds and carts and assisted hunters. In the 1930s, the first…

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admin 1 December 11, 2017
Service Dogs Provide Comfort to Wounded Vets

Service Dogs Provide Comfort to Wounded Vets

After extensive training, service dogs are paired with a wounded vet and become an extension, like another limb, helping with the vet’s physical journey through each day. But it doesn’t stop there. Equally vital is…

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admin No Comments October 10, 2017
Federal Law Trumps Local Ordinances for Service Animals

Federal Law Trumps Local Ordinances for Service Animals

A service dog in New Mexico, that also happens to be a pit bull mix, can continue helping his owner, thanks to federal law. Local officials finally accepted that their town ordinance banning the breed…

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admin 4 September 13, 2017
Flight Attendant Reunites Service Dogs with Vets

Flight Attendant Reunites Service Dogs with Vets

Military dogs in Afghanistan protect their soldier partners by sniffing out bombs. They also provide a connection to normal life and home. There’s nothing more real than a dog’s sloppy kisses. The connection between human…

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admin No Comments August 14, 2017
Service Dog Helps Vet Overcome PTSD

Service Dog Helps Vet Overcome PTSD

It’s not easy for any military vet to switch successfully from a life in Afghanistan, centered on a war, to small town life in Texas, centered around a wife and two kids. For one who…

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admin 1 July 27, 2017
Humane Society Works on Bill to Join Veterans with Emotional Support Animals

Humane Society Works on Bill to Join Veterans with Emotional Support Animals

Broad support is growing for legislation that improves the chances for vets and people in the military to get emotional support animals. Groups like the Humane Society, animal rights activities and lawmakers are joining forces…

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admin 1 July 18, 2017
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