FLORIDA – Florida Man Fighting to Keep Emotional Support Squirrel
A Florida man says he can’t live without his emotional support squirrel, but his condo association says the animal has to go.
Ryan Boylan received a notice last month that he needs to give up the squirrel, Brutis, or face eviction from his Clearwater Beach condo, WFLA reported.
Boylan says he and Brutis became inseparable after he rescued her last year during Hurricane Matthew.
“Ever since then I mean, oh my God, I can’t imagine not being around her,” Boylan said. Boylan has a doctor’s note that says he’s suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder after a car accident. He registered Brutis on RegisterMyServiceAnimal.com as an emotional support animal. Read more: