Army Reserve animal care specialist comforts patient
Pfc. Chase Peck, an animal care specialist for the Army Reserve’s 422nd Medical Detachment (Veterinary Services), based in Rockville, Md., gives some care and attention to a patient at the Innovative Readiness Training exercise Appalachian Mountain IRT 2014 in Cumberland, Md., Aug. 13, 2014. Service members from the Navy, Army and Army Reserve are able to train in a joint environment while providing medical care to patients during the exercise. Service members perform medical, dental, optical and veterinary care for the communities in the Allegany County region at Allegany County Fairgrounds from Aug. 13 to Aug. 21. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Charles An/released)