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Navy veteran discovers adult shelter cat she adopts is the cat she needs
A famous Rolling Stones song reminds us that sometimes life gives us what we need, not what we …Read Full Story
Dog’s love gives Coast Guard veteran renewed sense of purpose
Life has been difficult for Shane since he separated from military service. But the Coast Guard veteran soon …Read Full Story
Chatty tabby cat had Navy veteran at first meow
Billy is a Navy veteran and animal lover who decided it was time to open his heart and …Read Full Story
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Iraq/Afghanistan veterans suffers with major depression, increasing their risk of suicide
How can a pet relieve depression?
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Pets will not make it out of a shelter alive each year, roughly equal to the population of Iowa
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