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9 Dogs Welcoming Their Soldier Dads Home [VIDEOS]

(Picture Credit: LWA/Dann Tardif/Getty Images) We celebrate Veterans Day on November 11th–a day to honor the men and women who served our country. I cannot even comprehend the sacrifices that they’ve made for us. Some have spent weeks, months, or years apart from their families, including their dogs. So it’s no wonder that our veterans’ …

Training Pets & PTSD Service Dogs Through Fun Activities: Meet Veteran & Dogology University Founder Matthew Lamarand

(Picture Credit: Matthew Lamarand) Matthew and Ashaleena Lamarand are US military veterans who served as explosive detection dog handlers before founding Dogology University and Pawsome Parents. After realizing 96 percent of surrendered dogs never went through manners or obedience training, they dedicated themselves to training dogs for service dog work. As someone who suffers from Post-Traumatic …