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There's seeks year old fox probably wants fans to be -- -- And he played with at this point he's enjoying retirement after serving as a military working dog for seeks ears with the Connecticut national art.
First class sergeant Michael Katz and his wife Lucy adopted him six weeks ago.
First day jump on the back and -- wow he was one of almost 3000 military working -- serving our country.
Hundreds are in combat zones often patrolling ahead to detect explosives and keep their human teammates -- But senator Blumenthal says more needs to be done for their care when their service -- country is done.
Right now they are classified as equipment.
Which means their handlers.
Have to pay their transportation back.
And the people who care for them once they return.
Have to bear all of the cost.
Of caring for them.
Blumenthal is proposing legislation which would streamline their adoption process create a private fund to help with their transportation in medical expenses.
As well as give the dogs recognition for their service.
The purpose of this measure very simply.
Is to recognize.
There service the strength and loyalty they demonstrate.
When they are in combat.
And to return that won't.
When they come back.
And many need help when they return they can suffered visible wounds or demonstrate signs of post traumatic stress disorder.
Much like our own war heroes they -- like soldiers coming home.
From overseas so they need that extra attention they need that extra luck.
In Hartford Jen Bernstein -- skin making it.
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