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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If it is soley for: Psychological support - that would be termed an emotional support animal. This does not fall under the category of service dogs and ada rules are diff ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Get info at the: ADA Information Line 800-514-0301 (Voice) and 800-514-0383 (TTY) or check www.ADA.gov.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
12 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Varies by state: Some support for service dogs is available in ca but I do not think they cover the cost of the animal. Several community groups provide the animals t ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Differs by State: Purchase of a service animal / guide dog as well as training costs, veterinary costs, grooming, ; food is considered tax deductible in the us. I don’t ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Emotional Support : Emotional support animal prescription letters must be signed by licensed mental health profession. Emotional support animals are not restricted by spe ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: Service animals are almost exclusively dogs (w exception of miniature horses). Emotional support animals are not restricted by species (dogs, cats, r ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Service dog: Sure, if prescribed by their Psychiatrist as part of their therapy.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Please see: tip taps for a great deal of information about service dogs and qualifiers.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It is more likely to: Qualify as an emotional support animal. Ada does not deem an emotional security animal to be a working service dog.Emotional support animals are not ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: It is called an emotional support animal, usually a dog. Not everywhere is accepted, but a certificate from your dr may help you gain access in places ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience Psychiatry
Depression: A good pet boosts immunity and mood whether service or not.
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