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Penny Williams
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Several readers with pets weigh in on the benefits to their kids with ADHD in this article:

Your Turn: Does a Pet Help You or Your Child Feel Better?

Emotional support animals are becoming more and more common. And a dog will love you unconditionally, which is priceless when many people in our kids’ lives turn away from them.

Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Trainer & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism