The Daily Beast - November 27, 2011
J. Conrad Williams Jr./Newsday/MCT
U.S. Army Spc. Sheila Schaeffer of Iowa holds Charlie, the dog she befriended while serving in Afghanistan. On Wednesday, November 16, 2011, Schaeffer was reunited with Charlie at New York's Kennedy International Airport. A former Long Island resident, Arthur Benjamin, has arranged to bring more than a dozen dogs from Afghanistan to the U.S. to be reunited with soldiers.