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Korean War Veterans - Lone Star Chapter
Handicapped Dog Finds Hope in U.S. Soldier Overseas Who is Determined to Bring Him to Safety
November 17, 2022
by Cher Murphy


A deployment for any soldier can be life-changing for many reasons. One reason that isn’t common but important is the bond one makes after rescuing a dog while serving their country overseas.

For Staff Sergeant Andrea, who is in the U.S. Army National Guard, coming across a stray dog with deformed paws not only stopped her in her tracks but it changed her life and set her on a mission to rescue him and bring her back to West Virginia with her. Paws of War has helped hundreds of deployed troops with these incredibly complex and difficult rescues in foreign countries.