Pet Safety While Pregnant

Pet Safety While Pregnant

One common question is, is it ok to have pets while pregnant? The short answer is yes. But as with all things while pregnant, the important factor is safety—not just for yourself but for your pet. In general, it is safe for pregnant women to be around dogs as long as...
Introducing Your New Baby to Your Pets

Introducing Your New Baby to Your Pets

Dogs, cats, and other pets can make great playmates for your baby. However, it’s essential to understand that the adjustment period for your pet may be a little difficult. Prepare Your Pets When you bring home your baby, there will be a lot of changes for your...
Are Surrogacy Expenses Tax Deductible?

Are Surrogacy Expenses Tax Deductible?

As any parent knows, welcoming a baby into your life can be expensive. These costs are even higher when your parenthood is made possible through surrogacy. Intended Parents face a large range of expenses: agency fees, surrogate compensation and expenses, clinic fees,...
Intended Parents FAQs

Intended Parents FAQs

When Intended Parents start exploring the option of surrogacy, many questions run through their minds. It can definitely be a confusing process—how to choose a surrogacy agency, how do you get matched with a surrogate, how to get started, etc. In this blog, we try to...
Do Surrogate Mothers Become Attached to the Baby?

Do Surrogate Mothers Become Attached to the Baby?

We are sure that many women think about attachment before deciding to become a surrogate. It’s reasonable to believe that if you become attached to your own children during pregnancy, you would be attached to the child you are carrying for the Intended Parents....