They served us. Now it’s our turn.
Some veterans lose vision on the battlefield. Some return home from the battlefield, eyes intact, with unseen scars…nightmares and flashbacks so severe that it feels safer and more sane to just never leave the house. Our dogs make a dramatic difference.
What Kinds of Dogs Do We Offer?
We provide a wide range of highly trained dogs for veterans, military facilities, and Gold Star families.
Guide dogs lead the way, opening doors to independence, confidence, opportunity, and companionship. Ours learn over 40 skills, including intelligent disobedience—refusing a cue for safety sake.
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Service dogs shift the focus from triggers and trauma to the calm, steady presence of a highly trained dog. Our dogs learn specific cues such as watch, stand, cover, and hug, and bring peace of mind to veterans living with PTSD and other disabilities. Ready to apply? Click here.
Emotional Support Dogs
Emotional support dogs provide therapeutic comfort to veterans. These gentle dogs create calm, provide companionship, and create opportunities for exercise and routine. Ready to apply? Request an application here.
Facility Therapy Dogs
Facility therapy dogs live with military staff members and provide therapeutic services to veterans and families being treated in military medical facilities across the nation. Ready to apply? Request an application here.
Gold Star Family Dogs
Well-trained Gold Star Family dogs offer loving companionship to military families who have lost a loved one in service to the nation, delivering comfort in the midst of difficult times. Ready to apply? Click here.
Service Dog Graduate Testimonial Videos
It’s a two-year journey for our extraordinary service dogs from birth to pairing with someone who needs them. But for our graduates, the walk from darkness to freedom can’t be measured in time. Watch some of their personal stories of transformation and see what we mean!