Daily Pet: Marine Finds Comfort in Service Dog 05:16

In today's Daily Pet, you are introduced to Jag, the service dog who has helped Sgt. Jesse James of the Marine Corps bridge the gap between his family due to his PTSD. Jag is his best friend, and proof that a service dog brings so much comfort to military members struggling with PTSD. 

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Vet Comforting Scared Puppy After Surgery Will Melt Your Heart

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Aww! The love between human and dog knows no bounds. Little Meesha needed to be calmed as she recovered from anesthesia, so this kind surgical assistant took her out into the quiet hallway and held her tightly in his arms. We're glad a camera was there to capture this heartwarming moment.   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); Baby Meesha was coming off her anesthesia and was a little scared because her body felt so weird. BARCS Surgical Assistant Dennis Moses took her out into the quiet hallway to comfort her. One of our awesome volunteers just happened to be walking by to capture this sweet moment. Thank you to Dennis and all the staff who work long, tireless hours in the background of our shelter—saving lives and loving the animals. (Turn on the sound, it will melt your heart!) Posted by BARCS Animal Shelter on Thursday, February 25, 2016   View Now

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Man Does A Risky Good Deed For A Stuck Skunk

Man is this guy lucky he didn't get sprayed by a skunk! It was an act of kindness when he stopped to help the stinky animal with a Coke can stuck on its head in this Jukin video. It worked out for both parties when the soda can came off, and the skunk scampered off peacefully. Phew! View Now
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Being ridiculed, criticized and simultaneously adored comes with the territory when you're a celebrity. It's essential to be able to take a joke and deal with both the good and the bad when you're in the limelight, and these A-listers are no exception! In the latest edition of the "Mean Tweets" segment of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," stars like Hugh Grant, Russell Crowe, Melissa McCarthy and more read the silliest and meanest tweets about them. It's totally hysterical! View Now

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