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Darren M. Jorgenson

Darren M. Jorgensen has a fondness for all animals, though dogs especially, have a huge home in his heart. He enjoys quilting, making handcrafted soap and bodyworks and anything that produces practical products. Jorgensen lives with his own service dog who doubles as an Emotional Support Animal. He gets it.

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Socializing Skills: ESA’s Importance for Your Mental Health

Socializing Skills: ESA’s Importance for Your Mental Health

Humans are social species that need cooperation to survive. Sometimes, you might be in situations when you have to live alone and feel afraid of being at that stage. It’s true that socializing with new friends and loved ones makes us feel happy, and animals can help you get to socialize more easily.

Feeling Shame for Needing an ESA? Here is why You shouldn’t

Feeling Shame for Needing an ESA? Here is why You shouldn’t

Pets are not just animals but are forever friends or companions that support us when there is nobody around us. It’s not necessary to choose only a dog or a cat as your support companion. You can select any comforting animal that can assist you in maintaining your mental health.

How ESAs helped people Impacted by the Internet During the Pandemic?

How ESAs helped people Impacted by the Internet During the Pandemic?

Internet is extraordinary, something that we all are relying on. The Internet has become a daily life need of any individual no matter what age they belong. It’s hard to imagine living a life without the Internet. If you talk about the pandemic situation, researchers have shown that more than half of the world’s population depends on the Internet.

How to Keep Your Dog Happy in an Apartment?

How to Keep Your Dog Happy in an Apartment?

Your dog can start feeling low or bored while spending a whole day in the apartment. To help your dog with such a situation, you must keep them happy by providing them with the living arrangements by providing the best apartment dogs.

Health care you should provide to Dogs with Diabetes

Health care you should provide to Dogs with Diabetes

As an owner, it’s way too sad to know that their dog is suffering from a disease like diabetes. Diabetes is impacting many dogs, and it’s becoming common to have diseases like diabetes in dogs. Diabetes is an incurable disease that not only affects humans but also animals.

Can dogs eat watermelon? Dog Health and Wellness

Can dogs eat watermelon? Dog Health and Wellness

Watermelon has many health benefits for you, but can dogs eat watermelon? Like us, watermelon can be a refreshing treat for your four-legged friend that they can enjoy. It contains a lot of nutrients that are excellent for your dog’s health and well-being. However, while feeding, there are some precautions that you must take care of.

Can dogs eat bananas: Safe or not?

Can dogs eat bananas: Safe or not?

Out of all the human eating stuff, you might be thinking, are bananas good for dogs or not?It’s true that bananas act as energy boosters for you but do they act the same for your dog?

What Are the Best Healthy Dog Treats?

What Are the Best Healthy Dog Treats?

What Are the Best Healthy Dog Treats? Know More With Us.Publish Date: August 9th, 2021; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.Rewarding or treating your dog for good behavior is something that they deserve. If you provide your dog with treats, it can make your bond stronger...

Everyday exercise for your Dog Routine

Everyday exercise for your Dog Routine

Everyday exercise for your Dog RoutinePublish Date: August 2nd, 2021; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.Everyone knows well that dogs require a daily routine, but have you thought about how much? It depends on which type of dog you own, the age of your pet dog, and the...

Best Eye drops you can Choose for your Dog

Best Eye drops you can Choose for your Dog

Every organ of a living being plays a crucial role in their well-being, and the eyes are one of the vital organs that function equally for all. Like us, the eyes of animals are a necessary part of their lives. If you own an animal, you better know how it feels when your animal suffers from any eye disease.

Human Foods that Your Cat can Eat

Human Foods that Your Cat can Eat

Cats are curious about human things, whether it’s food or anything else. Cats follow their owner every time and keep checking what their owner does? Kitty food should be full of nutrients and healthy proteins that can make their bones and muscles strong.

Best Cat Food: A Complete Guide for your Cat

Best Cat Food: A Complete Guide for your Cat

Best Cat Food: A Complete Guide for your CatPublish Date: July 7th, 2021; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.Cats are the most popular pets other than dogs that people adopt due to their polite nature and cute appearance. They can provide us with several health benefits,...

Can dogs eat Chicken? Know about the complete source of protein for dogs!

Can dogs eat Chicken? Know about the complete source of protein for dogs!

Adding chicken to your dog’s meal can help them in getting all the necessary proteins from their food. Chicken is an essential component of protein and is a complete and balanced diet for your dog. It can keep your dog happy and healthy. Without getting enough protein, dogs can have many health concerns.

Best Dog Food for Golden Retrievers

Best Dog Food for Golden Retrievers

Golden Retriever is the most lovable pet and is quite known for its intelligence. They are medium-sized dogs with golden, lustrous coats. These pets can help a person get over disabilities such as depression, severe anxiety, PTSD, or psychiatric issues. They have a polite nature and are suitable for a family pet.

Can Dogs Eat Pineapple? Health benefits and risks included

Can Dogs Eat Pineapple? Health benefits and risks included

In case your dog can eat tropical fruits doesn’t mean that they can eat every fruit. There can be some fruits with possible side effects too. Some fruits are good as well as bad for your dogs. Before feeding any of the fruits, you must know the pros and cons of fruits.

Can Dogs Eat Mushrooms? Get the Facts!

Can Dogs Eat Mushrooms? Get the Facts!

People often ask queries about dogs eating mushrooms. While taking your dog for a hike on trails or walks through jungles, your dog can sniff some toxic substances that might be harmful to your pet. Mushrooms are one of these substances that are both toxic or salubrious for your dogs.

Benefits of Canned food for your Emotional Support Dog

Benefits of Canned food for your Emotional Support Dog

Most people often choose dry food over canned food as they think that canned food contains harmful ingredients that you should avoid for your pet dog. But, do you know that canned foods are a necessary part of a healthy diet?

Signs that Prove your Dog is Stressed

Signs that Prove your Dog is Stressed

Stress is common in humans that leaves us with the feeling of pressure and strain. In such situations, you may recommend a physician or take some medications to feel stable, but have you wondered that your dog might feel stressed too?

First-Time Dog Owner mistakes you don’t want to make

First-Time Dog Owner mistakes you don’t want to make

Being a dog owner for the first time includes both excitement and responsibility. Keeping a dog is just like a new journey as it holds new experiences of life. They keep us happy, energetic, and cheerful with their cute faces and activities.
Since pets cannot speak but recognizing their emotions and moods is necessary for every pet owner.

Signs That Indicate You Need an Emotional Support Animal

Signs That Indicate You Need an Emotional Support Animal

At some point in life, you might have thoughts in your mind that nobody understands you in a better way, and it’s obvious to think as people nowadays do not have that much time to understand you. In such circumstances, you may feel alone, depressed, and often get irritated for no reason.

Suffering from Sobriety? Learn How an ESA can Help?

Suffering from Sobriety? Learn How an ESA can Help?

Pets are the most cheerful companions that make us feel more excited and happy by being on our side. The medical benefits of Emotional Support Animals are well-known to all of us, but these animals are also good at eliminating addictions like sobriety.

Can you feed Apples to your dog? Facts and Myth

Can you feed Apples to your dog? Facts and Myth

As we all know that dogs or other pets can not eat all human food. So, it’s challenging to find out that a dog can eat fruits like apples. Apple is a healthy fruit for humans but is it beneficial for your dog too?

Why should you adopt stray dogs?

Why should you adopt stray dogs?

No matter what area you visit or which street you stand in, you will find stray animals who are adorably looking at you to get your love. Not only dogs or cats but there are other animals too who are in search of shelters and owners who can love them back and provide them some food and love.

Dog Vs. Cat: Which companion is more suitable for you?

Dog Vs. Cat: Which companion is more suitable for you?

Undoubtedly, dogs and cats are the most popular pets that are loving and are perfect companions to live with. When it comes to choosing one among both pets, it’s quite a difficult task. Both are known for their intelligence, independence, and loyalty. Dogs and cats are furry friends. Both vary from each other but can provide a person with several therapeutic benefits like relief in severe symptoms like depression, anxiety, stress, and loneliness.

Emotional support animals contribution in a happy & healthy life

Emotional support animals contribution in a happy & healthy life

Emotional Support Animals have always been giving a significant gift to human life, and people have also understood the actual value of having animals in their life.

For decades, pets like dogs have been well-known for their intelligence. They can make a better lifestyle that leads to a happy and healthy life. Pets have some powerful health benefits such as alleviating the symptoms like depression and anxiety, lower stress, and improve your heart health. These emotional support animals not only help us in getting our mental health better but are contributing themselves to physical health too.

Do You Need Pet Insurance for Your Puppy?

Do You Need Pet Insurance for Your Puppy?

Keeping a puppy lifts tons of your stress and turns your saddest life moments into delighted ones. Living up every moment with your puppies makes you feel happier, and caring for a living being itself gives you a purpose for life.

Feeling Stressed? Learn the Health Benefits of Having a Pet

Feeling Stressed? Learn the Health Benefits of Having a Pet

Feeling Stressed? Learn the Health Benefits of Having a PetPublish Date: May 10th, 2021; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.Stress can cause to any person and may come out in many ways. Nowadays, there are many reasons for having anxiety, like personal or professional....

What You Should Know About Prednisone for Dogs?

What You Should Know About Prednisone for Dogs?

If a pet dog gets infected by any disease, it might be a very sadful moment for any dog owner. You might get panic while your dog gets attacked by any disease. Well, many vets have been prescribed to use prednisone and prednisolone for your dog, but you may be wondering about the possible outcomes or side effects.

7 Fun Activities You Can Do With Your Dog During Weekends

7 Fun Activities You Can Do With Your Dog During Weekends

Weekends could be boring if you do not have anyone to spend time with or share your feeling.
Living alone can make you suffer from many mental health issues like depression, loneliness, anxiety, or stress, but owning a pet can be a great choice for you. It can change our boring weekends into interesting ones.

Why is Chocolate Bad for Dogs?

Why is Chocolate Bad for Dogs?

Many of us say chocolate is poisonous to dogs, but have you ever wondered why?
You might be too caring for your pet and likes to share everything with him like chocolates, ice creams, cookies, and more, but have you think once that chocolate makes your dog’s health severe.

How to Encourage Positive Behavior in Your Dogs?

How to Encourage Positive Behavior in Your Dogs?

People always love a pet with positive behavior. To make good behavior in your dog, you need to teach him good manners and excellent communication. A dog is a highly energetic and truly remarkable animal that serves companionship, love, and company to its owners.

Learn How an Emotional Support Dog Can Help With Social Anxiety

Learn How an Emotional Support Dog Can Help With Social Anxiety

Anxiety is a natural response to stress, also known as social anxiety disorder, which is different from the feeling of nervousness that involves excessive fear and anxiety. Social anxiety occurs when you feel overwhelming worry and self-consciousness about daily social situations.

Finding a Lost Pet

Finding a Lost Pet

Losing your pet is one of the biggest nightmares that a pet owner afraid of. Nobody wants to get into such a situation, and every year, you must hear from guardians who lose their animal companions and have no idea how to find them.

How to Train a Puppy or dog?

How to Train a Puppy or dog?

For years, dogs are the most preferred pet due to their intelligence and loving nature towards us. It’s true that dogs or puppies have learned to live with us and like to please us. Dogs or puppies are the cutest pets but sometimes behave dirty or unhygienic.

Fish as an Emotional Support Animal

Fish as an Emotional Support Animal

Fish as an Emotional Support AnimalPublish Date: March 1st, 2021; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.Fish is an aquatic animal and truly wonderful pet for people who don't have the time or physical space to give to a higher-maintenance companion animal. One can keep fishes...

How ESAs can impact student life?

How ESAs can impact student life?

Most of the students live alone in their rooms which sometimes, leads to disorders like depression. Animals give company to the students by being by their side anytime. They are better companions that can alleviate illness and remove the thoughts of isolation and loneliness from students’ minds. An Emotional Support Animal is a regular companion that aids in providing therapeutic benefits to any person suffering from mental or emotional disabilities like depression, stress, anxiety, and PTSD.

Mental Disorders and Emotional Support Animals

Mental Disorders and Emotional Support Animals

With the change in time and day-to-day life, many people suffer from severe mental health concerns affecting their lives. Mental health issues get to turn into mental illnesses when continuous signs and symptoms cause constant stress and start affecting function. Sometimes, while suffering from all such issues, it is hard to get over your emotions even by consuming medicinal treatments. Still, from recent studies, it has been found that people can overcome their mental health disorders by owning a pet animal.

Why choose Rabbits as Emotional Support Animals?

Why choose Rabbits as Emotional Support Animals?

Emotional Support Dogs and Cats are the most common animals that people adopt. You might have heard about Rabbits as Emotional Support Animals, but have you ever consider having one in your real life? Rabbits are loving animals with cute personalities and docile nature. They can help any person who is suffering from mental disabilities. Each rabbit is different in its own way as some are calm and shy, whereas some are goofy, affectionate, and energetic.

Can a bird be an Emotional Support Animal?

Can a bird be an Emotional Support Animal?

Emotional Support Animals are getting popular every day. Many animals had already made their place on the list of animals that can acquire certification, and birds are the newly added members of the ESA family. You may have heard about Emotional support dogs or cats as they are the most common among the ESA owners, but have you ever heard of Emotional Support Parrot or peacocks?

What Do You Need To Know While Applying An ESA Letter Online?

What Do You Need To Know While Applying An ESA Letter Online?

Before the online recommendations, people need to visit the clinics, which was time consuming and tedious process. Acquiring a letter depends upon the disability that a patient may be suffering from, while applying for one. The crucial point however, their pet must be supportive enough to accommodate them in the respective disability. As Emotional Support Animal helps patients by providing all the love and support that they need during their hard times.

The Best Dog Food for German Shepherds

The Best Dog Food for German Shepherds

German Shepherd is an active, smart, and intelligent breed of dogs that need extra care and extra food. German Shepherds are one of the best top 10 Emotional Support Dogs. German Shepherd dogs grow quite rapidly till the eight months of age. To get proper growth, these dogs must have some nutritious food. German shepherd requires a different amount of nutrients as per their age.

Choose the Right Food for your Emotional Support Dog

Choose the Right Food for your Emotional Support Dog

Dogs make our lives whole! They endow us with the unconditional love and care that can make any stress or depression go away. A great way to show your affection and love to them is by maintaining an excellent and healthy diet. Maintaining a healthy diet for your little furry friend is not a monumental task. It would be best if you offered them a good and healthy diet.

JetBlue Airlines Emotional Support Animal Policy

JetBlue Airlines Emotional Support Animal Policy

JetBlue Airline Emotional Support Animal PolicyPublish Date: November 23rd, 2020; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.If you want to travel along with your pet on JetBlue Airlines, you need to research their requirements and provide the necessary documents before flying. ...

Delta Airlines ESA Policy

Delta Airlines ESA Policy

Delta Airline Emotional Support Animal PolicyPublish Date: November 21st, 2020; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.If you are deciding to travel with Delta Airlines, you must be aware of the various policies of delta airlines ESA policy before taking a flight. You should...

Alaska Airline ESA Policy

Alaska Airline ESA Policy

Alaska Airline Emotional Support Animal PolicyPublish Date: November 20th, 2020; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.Alaska Airlines is serving people to make your travel experience easy, safe, and comfortable. Alaska Airlines assists those who are suffering from any mental...

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