American Service Pets Blog
Read the latest news related to pets, ESA, PSA, laws, and tips and tricks for caring for your pets.
*Estimated Read Time: 1 min 21 sec. Following recent changes to U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) rules, Alaska Airlines emotional support animal policy will no longer accept ESAs on its flights.
*Estimated Read Time: 9 min 13 sec. Owning a dog is much like having a kid. OK, maybe it’s not THAT similar, but in some ways, it can be! In hopes to spare you the anxiety of becoming a new dog parent, here are 7 surprising dog behaviors to be aware of.
*Estimated Read Time: 6 min 48 sec. Why not include your pet pals into your 2021 New Years’ Resolutions this year? Not only will a waggy tailed cheerleader make goal chasing more fun, but you will have a built-in accountability partner to keep you smiling along the way.
*Estimated Read Time: 6 min 45 sec. In today’s world, being prepared early is a common trend. That said, we wanted to give you some time to plan memories with your trusty companions! Here are 9 ways to include your pet in holiday traditions.
*Estimated Read Time: 3 min 15 sec. The Department of Transportation recently announced that airlines will no longer be required to recognize ESAs. However, Service Animals (including Psychiatric Service Dogs), who are trained to perform a specific task associated with their owner’s disability, are still legally protected and eligible for those rights.
*Estimated Read Time: 7 min 46 sec. Don’t let your furry pal’s curiosity deter you from having a bright and festive holiday season complete with all your favorite traditions. We’ve compiled some tips to keep your pet safe and enjoy the holidays!
*Estimated Read Time: 10 min 59 sec. ESAs help their owners manage unseen mental disabilities. They deserve equal housing and travel safeguards as animals who help manage visible physical disabilities. You should know your official rights as an Emotional Support Animal owner.
*Estimated Read Time : 5 min 50 sec. Around this time of year, animal lovers far and wide seek ways to volunteer their time
and treasure. Here are 7 holiday volunteer ideas designed for the animal lover that you are sure to appreciate.
*Estimated Read Time: 7 min 32 sec. The popular adage goes, “you are what you eat.” We, as humans, understand this warning for our bodies. We know that fitting into last season’s bathing suit usually means declining those morning donuts or that tantalizing side of fries.
*Estimated Read Time: 8 min 42 sec. The Howl-i-day season is fast approaching, and gift shopping is in full swing. If you are scratching your head in wonder, trying to figure out what to get the dog owners in your life, scratch no more. We got you! No dog is created equal, and they all have different personalities
*Estimated Read Time: 7min 45 seconds. The decision to get an Emotional Support Animal is a big one! There are a LOT of questions and considerations. One of the most prominent is where you should go to find your new cat or dog. It can be tricky deciding whether to rescue locally or purchase from a breeder.