• Free-Spirited Agility Dog Helps Handler Cope With Trauma & Mental Illness

    9 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    If laughter is the best medicine, dogs are accomplished M.D.s! Funny pet videos are the lifeblood of the internet, helping to lift our spirits when we are feeling down.
    No one knows this better than Tess Eagle Swan, dog mom to Crufts agility course darling, Kratu. The shaggy dog, whose name is a Sanskrit word meaning “strength,” came into her life in 2014. She hoped a special bond would form between them. Instead, she found something far greater: a lifeline to help her cope with past trauma, anxiety, and late-diagnosed autism.
    “Krazy Kratu”
    Baron Kratu von Bearbum began life in...
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