Housing (ESA) Pre-Qualify.

v 7.01, updated June 2021

How This Works.

The following informational assessment applies to U.S. residents only.

An Emotional Support Animal is a type of assistance animal that is recognized as a “reasonable accommodation” for a person with a disability under the U.S. Fair Housing Act, and is a companion animal that provides therapeutic benefit to an individual with a mental or psychiatric disability.

Taking the informational exam:

  1. Complete the exam above.
  2. For each section, when appropriate select the intensity, how often it happens, and how well the animal helps to ameliorate the issue.

Individuals Seeking an ESA.

  1. Applies to U.S. residents only.
  2. Must have a “disability and disability-related need for an assistance animal” that can be verified.
  3. Has an animal (animals commonly kept in households) that relieves the symptoms of the disability and its effect on major life activities.


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  3. Our screening tests and psychological self-tests are intended for educational purposes only and should not be understood to constitute a diagnosis or healthcare recommendation. Nor do the results guarantee a particular outcome.
  4. If required, please consult with a mental health professional as soon as possible.
  5. Due to the programmatic nature of these tests, scoring errors can and may occur.