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Training the Next Generation of Search and Rescue Dogs

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Training the Next Generation of Search and Rescue Dogs Thirteen years have passed since the tragic events of 9/11. The aftermath of the World Trade Center’s destruction drastically changed my day-to-day life in Washington, D.C., where I was living in 2001 […]

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Penn Vet Working Dog Center Holds its Grand Opening to Commemorate the 11th Anniversary of 9/11

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on petMD. It’s been eleven years since the tragic events of 9/11, but my recollection of many aspects of its aftermath vividly stand out in my mind. In September 2001, I was living in Washington, D.C. and working at a veterinary hospital situated three miles from […]

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Honoring the Rescue Dogs of 9/11

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On the anniversary of 9/11, I am taken back to the stirring vision of a massive hole in The Pentagon as a result of a terrorist’s suicide plane crash. I was out of town at the time the planes hit The Pentagon and The World Trade Center, but the tragic images are forever burned into […]

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