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Study finds the most important task for a PTSD service dog for veterans is disrupting anxiety

Study finds the most important task for a PTSD service dog for veterans is disrupting anxiety

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Science has shown that service dogs can positively benefit some veterans with PTSD. But the exact role service dogs play in the day-to-day lives of veterans – and the helpfulness of the tasks they perform – is less known.

Study finds bond between military veterans and their service dogs unusually strong

Study finds bond between military veterans and their service dogs unusually strong

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, Merrick Pet Care, Newman’s Own Foundation, release study examining the outcomes of service dogs paired with military veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder