Dealing With Invasive Questions About Your Service Dog & Health

Many service dog handlers are continuously questioned about the “validity” of their dog and their disability. These questions can be anywhere from true innocent curiosity “Are you a trainer? No? Oh so what does he do for you?” to complete…

I’m so confused! Emotional Support Animals, Service Dogs, and Psychiatric Service Dog Tasks?

What’s the Difference? One of the most misunderstood concepts is the difference between an emotional support animal (ESA) versus a service dog. You may ask: Is there even a difference? Aren’t the terms interchangeable? And the answer is that there…

Social Media’s Effect On The Service Dog Community

Unrealistic Expectations Social media – particularly Instagram – has created unrealistic ideals in many ways. We scroll through the edited pictures of influencers or insta. models, and our self-esteem plummets. We gaze in admiration at the amazing trips and vacations…