Wild animals helping soldiers overcome PTSD

Another story, another internal conflict.

Yes, it’s magnificent that animals can help humans recover from stress. It’s not surprising news to anyone with a dog or cat at home, but you know, magnificent all the same.

It’s ironic, though, that in addition to the pups seen in this clip, the rehab program also makes use of wild animals like dolphins. What makes these animals special is their ability to connect with people, their ability to empathize and be compassionate. And we repay that compassion with what, cages and pools?

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