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Sgt. Stober's Mission: Raise the Puppy

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Sgt. Stober's Mission: Raise the Puppy

Iraq

Sgt. Stober's Mission: Raise the Puppy

Sgt. Stober's Mission: Raise the Puppy

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United States Army Sgt. 1st Class Dan Stober, stationed in Iraq, adopted an Iraqi puppy. Because of regulations, Sgt. Stober has to take care of the dog off base, giving him a firsthand look at the differences between American and Iraqi attitudes toward canines. He speaks with Alex Cohen about life outside the barracks with his best friend.

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