These 5 VA Facilities Will Start Service Dog Programs for Veterans With PTSD

Five VA medical centers will soon launch a service dog training pilot program for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder. The Department of Veterans Affairs announced Wednesday, March 30, that the…

Grant to help Suffolk veterans awarded to Service Dogs UK

Published: 4:30 PM March 10, 2022 A £24,000 grant to provide canine companions to ex-service personnel who suffer with Post-Traumatic Stress will be ‘life-changing’. Service Dogs UK, which has a…

Saving Souls K9 Foundation providing free service dogs for veterans

CHELSEA, Okla. — For many US Military Veterans, PTSD service dogs provide life-changing benefits. Dustin Parker, an Army Veteran in Chelsea, has seen that firsthand through his service dog, Sissy.…

Therapy dogs comfort student veterans at TAMU-CC

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The student veteran’s lounge at Texas A & M – Corpus Christi is literally going to the dogs, and there’s a good reason for that. A…

Service dogs help Iowa veterans, first responders

Garland Shirley with his service dog Smitty. (Stephen Gassman / Telegraph Herald) DUBUQUE, Iowa – Steve Vincent glanced at the dog patiently standing next to his chair. “Get it,” he…

USask provides ‘PAWSitive’ toolkit for service dog organizations working with veterans – News

Dr. Colleen Dell (PhD), USask Research Chair in One Health and Wellness and co-founder of the PAWSitive Support Project, and a team of experts have put together a course as…

Veterans with PTSD could get service dogs from VA under new law

Veteran David Crenshaw and his service dog Doc at a press conference in Capitol Hill promoting the House Act, HR 1022, the Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act, or PAWS Act,…

Local organization trains service dogs for veterans at no cost

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – A local makes a difference to veterans in Wichita by training service dogs for free. The only money any veteran would have to pay is the…

Grimes County wolf-dog sanctuary so as to add new program to assist veterans

BRAZOS COUNTY, TX – Grizz is a one year old wolfhound who will make connections with veterans. These bonds will help alleviate his shyness while also helping veterans deal with…

Progress on web entry for Clevelanders and dog-training remedy for veterans

CHEERS … to nonprofit wireless operator DigitalC, which plans to double its capacity to deliver high-speed internet access to low-income areas of Cleveland by the end of this year. Peter…