28 May '11, 2pm

Please ! For every 5,000 Facebook likes, a service dog will be donated to a war veteran in need.

Please ! For every 5,000 Facebook likes, a service dog will be donated to a war veteran in need.

PTSD service dogs can help veterans and other trauma survivors to reduce their anxiety levels and — for those who are physically disabled — navigate through the world. They can also be trained to wake their humans up from nightmares or to remind them to take their medications. "I see big increases in confidence with the dogs," Jennifer Petre, founder of the service-dog training organization Stiggy's Dogs recently told Hometownlife.com . "The veterans aren't as worried as much with the dog. It takes pressure off them."

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/family/pets/stories/facebook-challenge...

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