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Adopted Dog Brings Navy Couple Closer Together

Robert and Kay

Before being adopted, Kay was an adult dog like too many others — sitting in a shelter with few prospects of a forever home until a Navy couple made her family. In return, she has brought the pair even closer together, and provides welcome comfort during deployments, a staple of military life. This is their story as told by Robert, active duty ... more

A Pen and a Pup: Korean War Vet Cures the Blues

Ross and Schatz

With the stroke of a pen and the love of one very special pup, an elderly Korean War veteran beat the blues that dogged him after the end of a three-decades long marriage. A self-described "writer, poet, librettist of truth and beauty," Ross served in the Navy during the Korean War and found a four-legged sweetheart to lift him from despair aft... more

PBS' 'Shelter Me' Puts At-Risk Pets in Limelight

pbs shelter me dogs

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Any animal can end up at a public shelter, but most of them won't stay long. There, millions of dogs and cats face euthanasia, driving one filmmaker to turn his camera into a lifesaver. Workers at several of the shelters, where no animal is turned away, say pets have a champion in Steven Latham , who directs a... more

Marine Corps Veteran Reunites with Military Dog

Marine Corps Sergeant Robert Hulsey and wife

DALLAS – After over a year apart, U.S. Marine Corps veteran Sergeant Robert Hulsey was reunited today with Jjoe, the military Contract Working Dog (CWD) he served with in Afghanistan. The reunion took place at Dallas Love Field. "Jjoe and I developed a strong bond during our service together in Afghanistan," said Hulsey. "After spending ... more


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