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No Dog Left Behind: Therapy for Returning Soldiers

The number of post-traumatic stress cases in soldiers coming home from war has skyrocketed in recent years. Instead of taking drugs or other medication, some soldiers are finding hope and courage in the animals they adopt from the battlefield.


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