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Best Dog Breeds for Emotional Support

What Are Emotional Support Dogs? Dogs help people with mental or emotional issues perform throughout the day, so they use them as mental support companions.

Vizsla Here's your mental support dog. Vizslas are sweet, cheerful, loving, and would do anything to spend time with their people outdoors and snuggle in the evening.

Labrador Retriever Labs are the most devoted emotional support, therapy, and assistance dogs available.

Labrador Retriever Yorkies have been helping people emotionally and mentally for centuries, including boosting troops' morale in the trenches during WW1. 

Pug Behind that grumpy expression is a happy emotional support pug who provides the best hugs.

Cavalier King Charles’ Spaniel Cavalier King Charles Spaniel--the dog so excellent at being a loyal companion that it was named after its owner! 

Brussels Griffon Seeing this "monkey-faced" pup makes you grin. Brussels Griffons are alert, curious, happy, affectionate, and attentive to human emotions.