American Service Pets Blog
Read the latest news related to pets, ESA, PSA, laws, and tips and tricks for caring for your pets.
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Looking for a supplemental or non-traditional way to manage your mental health struggles? Unsure where to begin? Along with our licensed healthcare partners, we are experts in the field and are happy to explain exactly how to get a housing letter for your ESA in 2022!
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Self-training a Service Animal does not need to be a source of anxiety. You should start with the basics! American Service Pets offers tons of resources to help you get started including these first five skills to teach a Psychiatric Service Dog in training.
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The ADA allows individuals with disabilities the right to train a Service Animal themselves. Having that ability removes the cost barrier of Service Animal ownership and makes it a more accessible treatment option for specific physical, emotional, and mental healthcare needs! Let’s learn some basics.
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As a nation, we are striving for equality and diversity alike by making conscious efforts to honor and acknowledge black-owned businesses, as well as appreciate all that they stand for. Here are a few of our favorites, all of which deserve recognition and respect every single day!
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Annually, July is National Lost Pet Prevention Month! Surprisingly, over ten million felines and canines are reported missing every year in the United States. Our animals are members of our families, and these 7 simple tips have helped us keep them safe, sound, and found. Do you practice them all?
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The news of tragedy is all too common in our world. However, when we look for the helpers we discover hope and healing in many forms. Therapy Dogs and Emotional Support Animals are among those first responders who make an important impact in the lives of those most affected by global and mass tragedies.
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Mental health and wellness are part of the human condition. It can sometimes be challenging to gauge which of our emotions are proportional, and which are of greater cause for alarm. The conversation surrounding mental health is an important one, and we would like to openly share about Service Dogs and suicide prevention.