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Emotional Support

As many of you know, Bob and I have listed our mountain home for sale. Which means when we are not in Nashville, we must vacate the premises periodically for a “showing” to potential buyers. 745 more words

Books, Journaling, Wedding, Country

Service Dogs... Service Fees

This week I outreached directly to the Animal Foundation, a major non-profit, animal shelter in Southern Nevada via tweet to learn more about their  … 259 more words

Service Animals- Where to begin?

We often hear the terms “Service Dog” , “Therapy Dog”, “Emotional Support Animal” used interchangeably. As I began on this exploration I learned that each term has very different meanings and those interested in connecting with a service animal or helping their clients connect with one should take the time to truly learn the difference between the three. 642 more words

Ruby - The Little Dog That Can

Megan Rose Taylor is one of our favourite people. Her smile is infectious. Her determination is inspiring. Her candour is refreshing and her resilience is motivational. 1,354 more words


4 Things to Consider Before Getting a Service Dog

from Multiple Sclerosis News Today

“Having a service dog can greatly enhance the life of someone living with a chronic disease. They allow patients to regain some of their independence by helping with small everyday tasks like opening and closing doors, fetching meds, acting as a prop or support as their owner stands, switching on lights and attracting attention in cases of emergency. 26 more words


Fur babies.

I don’t know how anyone gets through anxiety or depression with out an animal companion. They know when you need to just be cuddled or need extra attention. 166 more words

Mental Health

Our Companion Pets – The Rewards and Benefits

Recently, a group of retired greyhounds visited the West Palm Beach independent living residence, The Tradition of the Palm Beaches, and it was heartwarming to see how these loving animals bonded with the elderly residents.  245 more words