When You Need a Friend

Soldiers coming home from deployment deal with many struggles, but they shouldn’t have to do it alone. One woman is working to make sure they have a friend by their side. Her story of training service dogs for veterans comes at a special time in the effort to team up dogs and vets.

Who Needs a Study?

Dogs have walked beside people for thousands of years, acting as guide, helper, and companion. Now, researchers at Purdue University want to find actual scientific proof that having a dogs can, in some situations, help people deal with mental stress, especially in cases of PTSD. The only question this writer has is, who needs a…