Also an older dog probably cry or whine through the night when you first bring them home. Taking in a senior dog Xpvcfuckgt usually means they are housebroken and are used to sleeping on their dog bed furniture at night without fuss.
Being a soldier.G-D sees your soldier; and is watching over you and your family! Thank you for fighting for our country, I am very grateful that you can. Go with G-d, He's always beside you and your brothers!