Many of our veterans are suffering the trauma that is Post Traumatic Street Disorder, commonly known as PTSD.
This is not joke, and it is not a manufactured psychosomatic illness. This comes with anxiety, depression and utter exhaustion. At is most horrific it can lead to suicide and worse.
Chuck Norris recognizes this and he believes that our four-legged friends can help, particularly man’s best friend, the dog.
In a recent article, he even refers to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who say that putting oneself out there to take care of another, like a pet can help lower blood pressure, cholesterol, and loneliness.