Our pets ARE our emotional support dogs, although they may not be certified, they see us through everything. We should ALL return the love and favor to them when they are anxious, fearful, not feeling well, when they don't want to go for a walk outside and through thunderstorms and fireworks. If we aren't taking care of their feelings, like they take care of ours, you're doing something very wrong. If you have any questions about this, give me a call. I'm here to listen and help.
Here is some more "scientific" studies that support my blog post.
Science has provided substantial evidence to support the idea that dogs have feelings and can form strong emotional bonds with humans. Here are some key findings and insights from scientific research on this topic: