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Dogs: Therapy, emotional support & service for PTSD


In the military, a battle buddy is your battlefield partner with whom you accomplish a common mission. Battle buddies are always ready to assist one another…. Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Marine veteran expresses the importance of service dogs


Marine veteran expresses the importance of service dogs Corporal Matt Hatala spent four years in the Marine Corps. A small part of that time was with his IED detection dog, Sergeant Chaney. "Went seven months in Afghanistan together and then came home and he went back to South Carolina and I stayed in Camp … Read more on kwwl.com Service dog lends healing paw…

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Vernon Hills vet to tell how service dogs help PTSD


Vernon Hills vet to tell how service dogs help PTSD But thanks to Gander, Hodge's highly-trained and loving service dog, Hodge said he narrowly avoided being a casualty. Now, Hodge and Gander are working to make service dogs more available to veterans and accepted by the general public. The duo … Read more on Lake County News Sun A tale of a dog and…

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human emotions gone to the dogs


human emotions gone to the dogs "Humans rate (each other's) emotional vocalisations along basic acoustic rules, and they apply similar rules when processing dog vocal expressions," the team reported in the British journal Biology Letters. The study claims to be the first to directly … Read more on The Australian Saving dogs from death row: New movement sends pets out of Texas for…

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Dogs ease veterans' trauma at VA center


Seeing Eye Dog Original Image by Mike “Dakinewavamon” Kline Dogs ease veterans' trauma at VA center It also can occur after seeing others endure harm. Veterans exposed to combat are at high risk and symptoms often are linked to traumatic brain injury. PTSD can be accompanied by depression, other anxiety disorders and substance abuse. Women are more … Read more on Waterbury Republican American 10 tear-jerking…

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Fake service dogs create problem for Americans with disabilities


Channing Tatum Traveling with your Service Dog’ at LAX public confusion, legal loopholes and shady Internet businesses have led to an “epidemic” of fake serv… Video Rating: 4 / 5 This is a video about what a psychiatric service dog is for it’s handler, why it is so important and the life saving relationship that develops. …

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Service Dogs Help Veterans Heal (VIDEO)


Service Animal Relief Area Image by Jeffrey Beall I am not sure how a person with visual disabilities is supposed to clean up after the dog. Service Dogs Help Veterans Heal (VIDEO) Iggie the service dog helps calm Iraqi war veteran James McQuoid in public places. He also wakes McQuoid from nightmares and keeps his overall anxiety level down. “Without Iggie, I would…

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Imposter Service Dogs Becoming A Big Problem


Imposter Service Dogs Becoming A Big Problem ATLANTA — Have you ever seen somebody in the store with a dog wearing one of those "service animal" vests and wondered … is that legit? Well, there's a growing effort to crack down on the owners of those "imposter" service dogs, because they're … Read more on WXIA-TV Texas Businesses Prep for New Service Dog

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Service Dogs for People With Limited Mobility


www.paralysis.org www.christopherreeve.org. Video Rating: 4 / 5 Jacob, a high school senior takes his service dog Thor to school to help with focusing his attention. Subscribe to The Pet Collective: http://full.sc/HbM62v … Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Over 300 Dogs Rescued in Dog Fighting Bust Across Four States


Over 300 Dogs Rescued in Dog Fighting Bust Across Four States Many thanks go out to federal officials and the ASPCA for their due diligence and patience throughout the process. We couldn't be happier to know these pups are now in better hands! The ASCPA shared photos of four of the rescued dogs on their Facebook … Read more on RYOT The NYPD's in…

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