Pet Adoption Help For Veterans

Class of 2013 Journalism Student Melissa Walker discusses the benefits of pet adoption for military veterans in this exclusive.

Aging veterans everywhere are losing their comrades, friends, family and spouses. Many of these brave men and women are also fighting lingering PTSD symptoms or the ravages of an aging mind, making the loneliness even more destructive. The warm and unconditional love of a furry companion can ease these burdens.

The often bare minimum retirement or disability income makes this an impossibility for those that need the warmth of a pet. Fortunately, there are organizations that recognize the importance of placing disadvantaged pets with a forever home and how it helps both human and animal. Many of these pet adoption organizations make huge efforts to ease financial burdens.

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