When ESA Stops?

By Kyoko •  Updated: 04/19/22 •  3 min read
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When ESA Stops?

What is an Emotional Support Animal?

An emotional support animal is a pet that provides its owner with emotional support. Emotional support animals do not provide therapeutic benefits, they are not service animals that assist their owners in performing tasks or have specific functions.

The most common type of ESA dog is a companion dog or cat that accompanies its owner everywhere he or she goes and provides comfort and companionship to the owner when needed.

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They are not trained or certified in any way and cannot perform any task at all; they simply provide comfort and companionship to their owners. A person who uses an ESA does not need a prescription from a doctor in order to own an ESA.

However, a person who uses an ESA must be able to provide a doctor’s statement that he or she has a disability and that the animal provides assistance with his or her disability.

The ADA does not allow any type of animals other than service animals in public places, and this includes emotional support animals.

Benefits of Emotional Support Animals

Some of the benefits of having an emotional support animal are:

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Emotional support animals are beneficial in providing comfort and companionship for their owners, even if their owners cannot express these needs verbally. This is why it is so important that people with disabilities should be allowed to own an emotional support animal; they provide a benefit to the owner that cannot be provided by any other type of pet.

When Are You No Longer Need to Keep An Emotional Support Animal?

There are some things that can be done to prepare for the time when your emotional support animal no longer needs to be with you. This includes preparing yourself mentally and physically, preparing your ESA, and getting used to the idea of living without your ESA.

But first of all, you need to recognize the signs that you are no longer dependent on your emotional support animal to continue living.

Signs That You are No Longer Dependent on Your Emotional Support Animal:

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Kyoko

Kyoko is from a family of 3 and moved to New York with her parents and siblings when she was 13. Kyoko is fond of spending a great amount of time with pets, specifically her beagle Luna and cat Missy. Her boyfriend often complains that she spends too much time giving attention to their animals. Kyoko has written dozens of articles concerning pets and is aiming at owning a pet shop one day!

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