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Adoption Stories The Wet Nose Blog
Retired Navy veteran seeks solace in shelter dog
A retired Navy veteran spent his life in the service of others, from safe-guarding our country while in the …Read Full Story
Senior dog and Air Force veteran saved by kindness of strangers
Michael adopted a senior dog with an unknown past and a chronic medical condition that was discovered after he brought …Read Full Story
Severely neglected dog becomes Army veteran’s star pupil
Mama was a severely neglected dog brought to a Virginia shelter with a host of problems. The hard-luck pup got a …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?
Pets give unconditional love and acceptance, and a renewed sense of purpose in our livesAdopt a Pet
Pets will not make it out of a shelter alive each year, roughly equal to the population of Iowa
How does adopting a pet help?
Every dog or cat adopted makes room in a shelter for another animal to be savedAdopt a Pet