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Can Dogs Replace Drugs to Help Veterans Overcome PTSD? (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: veterans, ptsd, dogs, replacement for drugs, amazing video, memorial day video )

BarbCat
- 94 days ago - care2.com
Any dog lover can tell you how much their dog lifts their spirits and provides emotional support. Research even shows that having a dog can increase your happiness. But, new research is starting to show that training a dog using positive reinforcement....
Miley the Cat Keeps Ailing Veterans Company
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, veterans )

Cher Away
- 232 days ago - halopets.com
There's an unusual staff member at the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center at Fort Miley in San Francisco. He had virtually no job experience before he joined the team, but he's uniquely qualified for his position.
1,000 Pages of Letters Reveal WWII Love Story - Video Story for Veterans Day
Offbeat  (tags: americans, children, culture, government, humans, interesting, love, off-beat, photos, pictures, society, veterans, women, world )

Caree
- 289 days ago - nbcnews.com
Love letters written from an Arizona woman's father to her mother in 1942 reveal the story of how their family came to be during World War II. KVOA's Erica Flores reports. A box with old pictures and over one thousand pages her father had written to -
Operation Enduring Wait - Jon Stewart
Offbeat  (tags: Jon Stewart, Operation Enduring Wait, Veterans, veteran health care system, Obama Administration 2009 promise, backlog, unacceptable, Americas Heroes Return )

Dandelion
- 462 days ago - thedailyshow.com
The Obama administration's 2009 promise to create a seamless, computerized health record system for veterans proves elusive. Jon Stewart may do this in a humorous way, but at the end, he lets everyone know, there is nothing at all funny about this.
Jim Stanek, Disabled Veteran Says United Airlines Staff Kicked His Service Dog, Asked If He Was 'Retarded'! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, veterans, service dogs, AnimalWelfare, dogs, abuse, environment, protection, pets )

Cher Away
- 766 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Jim Stanek, a disabled veteran and Paws and Stripes cofounder, claims United Airlines staff physically abused his service dog, Sarge, and verbally abused him during an unexpected three-day layover at Dulles International Airport outside of Washington
Give -Meals- for -Homeless Veterans- With a Free Click!
Offbeat  (tags: humans, Veterans, homeless, meals )

Suzy
- 906 days ago - theveteranssite.com
Click to donate meals for homeless veterans!
New Bill To Pair Dogs With Veterans
Offbeat  (tags: veterans, shelter dogs, bonding, friendship, love, new bill, legalisation )

Simone
- 1047 days ago - globalanimal.org
Earlier this week, the House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill with a feature that will pair trained shelter dogs with veterans. Living with a pet can only improve the lives of our soldiers when they return from duty.
A Tribute To Native American Veterans
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Sandra
- 1186 days ago - unitednativeamerica.com
This Page Is Dedicated To All American Veterans That Served With Honor And Pride And Those Who Serve Our Country Now With Honor
Native American Heritage Heals Wounded Warriors
Offbeat  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Veterans, healthcare, Body-Mind-Spirit, culture, society, rights )

Kat
- 1549 days ago - kumeyaay.com
Native Americans from across the nation taught West-coast wounded warriors how to overcome the lasting torments of war, with time-honored rituals and sacred traditions. Nearly 30 combat veterans participated in "Operation One Drum," a 4-day works...
Video: Freedom Is Never Free   video
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Kat
- 1555 days ago - youtube.com
Memorial Day Tribute
Native American Vets Invited to Memorial Day Parade
Offbeat  (tags: Memorial Day, parade, Native Americans, veterans )

Lone
- 1555 days ago - nilesstar.com
The South Bend chapter of the Rolling Thunder is hoping to recognize a group of veterans on Memorial Day that often are overlooked by many Americans
Support Shelter Dogs and American Military Veterans During National Military Appreciation Month
Offbeat  (tags: military appreciation month, pets for vets, veterans, homeless animals, friendship, bonding )

Simone
- 1570 days ago - examiner.com
May is National Military Appreciation month - what better way to honor the veterans that have served our country than to help support the non-profit organization, Pets for Vets.
Denver Programs Helps Homeless Veterans
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Lady
- 1627 days ago - denverpost.com
The number of homeless veterans applying for HVRP services has increased markedly since the Great Recession sank its teeth into the U.S. economy.Retired Air Force Maj. Iris Alred opened the door to the East 18th Avenue senior support services building
Cherokee Nation Honors Family of Veterans
Offbeat  (tags: Proud, to honor, veterans, government, americans )

Lone
- 1634 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. - The Cherokee Nation honored a special family of three veterans during the February monthly tribal council meeting held in Tahlequah.
Teen Brings Holiday Spirit to Homeless Vets   video
Offbeat  (tags: teen, child, children, homeless, veterans, giving )

Tonya
- 1706 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Teen brings holiday spirit to homeless vets
 

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