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  • New PTSD service and emotional support dog study underway

    New PTSD service and emotional support dog study underway

    A new study by the Department of veterans Affairs is underway to examine the potential benefits of emotional support or service dogs on vets suffering from PTSD.

  • Amazing police department therapy dog comforts residents

    Amazing police department therapy dog comforts residents

    Therapy dogs are the ambassadors for the four-legged kind. Whether they are cheering up patients at hospitals, assisting the disabled, visiting nursing homes, building kids’ confidence in school, or comforting victims after traumatic events, these specially trained dogs always go above and beyond to help others. Golden Retriever Scotti is one of these amazing assistance […]