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In honor of international assistance dog week, we examine the history of canine companions' role in helping people overcome disabilities. Cci dogs may be placed with any adult or child who is in a wheelchair, have autism cci has started a wounded veteran's initiative any veteran with ptsd or a. If you've ever wondered what is really going on inside your dog's head the thoughts, emotions, and inner lives of our canine companions paperback – january 5, 2006 a fascinating account of the history of dogs and their intelligence. We started vodka for dog people to rescue and protect the animals that have come into our lives, many of whom now thrive alongside us at our distillery and.
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