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How to Safely Transport Your Pet During PCS Season

Written by Dawn M. Smith exclusively for Military Crashpad Military families are often faced with difficult choices when it comes to a PCS with a pet, particularly overseas. They can either chose to ship their pet on their own dime and deal with the anxiety that comes...

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Coping With A PCS Surprise

A Permanent Change of Station (PCS) can be a major stress on your family, but there are many resources to help make the process easier. When it comes to your accommodations, there are housing options you can find that are either right on your...

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Military Crashpad: We Know What It Means To Serve

Lt Johnny Cruz Buckingham had just received orders to Altus AFB to train to become an aerial refueling pilot in the KC-135. The training program was supposed to last five months before he would move on to his permanent assignment at Fairchild AFB in Spokane, WA....

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5 Things Military Tenants Look For In Rental Properties

If you are active duty military, chances are you’re already accustomed to frequently moving. In this article, you can find some of the most common things military tenants are looking for when relocating to a new home after getting orders to PCS.   Proximity to the...

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Looking for tips for your next TDY or PCS? We have plenty of articles that explain the ins and outs of buying, selling, renting, finding a good realtor, and so much more. For real-time updates from people in the community check out our Facebook group at Home Base Housing.