I am so thankful more and more people are realizing how much dogs can help people, whether physically or emotionally. It is remarkable the difference dogs make! You can read more about the therapy dog program at Walter Reed VA Hospital and Harvey Naranjo who started the program. Helping in physical therapy. Wounded Warriors training dogs…. Continue Reading
This easily one of my favorite videos! I hope there are lots of happy reunions like these going on across the U.S. with troops coming home from Iraq. A heartfelt “Thank You!” to our troops and their families—I can’t imagine the hardships you’ve faced.
Officials in Baghdad began poisoning & shooting stray dogs on a large scale in April when they finally received funding to do something about the estimated 1.25-1.5 million stray dogs in Baghdad. In three months, the culling teams, made up of vets and police shooters, have killed about 58,000 dogs with plans to kill 1… Continue Reading
Gracie is so happy to see her “dad’ returning from Afghanistan she just can’t contain it. So cute! Gracie’s people are donating proceeds from the ads running to the shelter in Alexandria, Va from where they adopted her. Read the information about the video—they sound like neat people. It looks like Gracie’s dad is headed… Continue Reading
I find that sometimes I really distance myself from some of the things going on in the world. I think it’s one of the ways we cope. For instance, part of me hears about the suicide bombings in Baghdad this week and thinks, “Well, that’s what it’s like in a war-torn country. People get killed. … Continue Reading