Introduction Dogs have been used as service animals in the United States for almost a century. Initially, only seeing-eye dogs were legally recognized in 1929. In the 1960’s, people began training dogs for other service purposes, but they were not legally recognized until 1990. Today, service dogs provide assistance to people with a number of […]

People who have experienced traumatizing ordeals such as physical abuse, military or combat encounters or an involvement in a tragic accident are at a higher risk of facing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). PTSD is a psychiatric disorder that results to an out of control anxiety or panic attacks. People living with PTSD usually relive […]