29 Jun '15, 4pm

New bill would bring military dogs back home

In what can only be called a terrible oversight, there are apparently no regulations currently in place to facilitate the retirement of American military dogs and the return of those dogs to their soldier handlers. Until now. A new bill would change the language of current rules for the use of dogs in the military to make it mandatory that these soldier dogs be retired on U.S. soil, where they can be more easily reunited with their former handlers. At present, the law regulating the retirement of military dogs allows, but does not require, that they be retired on U.S. soil. Why is this such a big deal? Because once a dog is retired, the animal is no longer considered part of the military. Technically, it means that the dog is no longer considered "military equipment," but that's a whole separate issue. Since retired military dogs are no longer part of the military, it mean...

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/family/pets/blogs/new-bill-would-bring...

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