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  1. Warriors' Best Friend

    Since the attacks of September 11th 2001, 2.5 million troops have been deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. For the many men and women returning from multiple tours and long-sustained conflicts, Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) have emerged as signature injuries...

  2. Healing Paws for Warriors

    Healing Paws for Warriors is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing post 9/11 combat veterans wounded from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Military Sexual Trauma (MST) rescue-to-trained ADA certified service dogs. Our...

  3. Patriot Assistance Dogs

    Patriot Assistance Dogs fill a specific demonstrated need created by the veteran's disabilities. The goal of Patriot Assistance Dogs is to place these much needed assets with the veteran and at no charge to the veteran. The dogs used in this program may be donated, rescued or bred for the...

  4. Veterans Assistance Dogs of Texas

     Veterans Assistance Dogs of Texas is the dba service program of Kerrville Elks Charities, Inc. a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization that trains and donates service dogs to Disabled American Veterans with mental and/or mobility disabilities.VADogs specializes in using Motivational...

  5. Power Paws Assistance Dogs

    The mission of Power Paws Assistance Dogs is to provide highly skilled assistance dogs to children and adults with disabilities, to provide education and continuing support for working assistance dog teams, and to be a resource in the community for people with disabilities.Incorporated in 2001,...

  6. Hero Dogs

    Hero Dogs, Inc., a Maryland 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, improves quality of life for our nation’s heroes by raising, training, and placing service dogs and other highly skilled canines, free of charge with lifetime support of the partnerships. We have 5 staff members and more than 100...

  7. K9s For Warriors

    K9s For Warriors is dedicated to providing service canines to our warriors suffering from Post-traumatic Stress Disability, traumatic brain injury and/or military sexual trauma as a result of military service post 9/11. Our goal is to empower them to return to civilian life with dignity and...

  8. Heartland Canines for Veterans

    Heartland Canines for Veterans, Inc. is a nonprofit, 501c3 organizations that provides service dogs to veterans and assists with the training of the dogs. The mission of our organization is to provide service dogs for disabled veterans and to promote the pet industry.  We believe by offering...

  9. Legions Pause Funding PTSD Service Dogs Over Training Concerns (Ottawa Promises Standards to regulate "Wild West" Animal Market)

    This is an online article by Molly Segal of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reporting that "Some provincial branches of the Royal Canadian Legion are no longer using poppy funds to help pay for service dogs to treat post-traumatic stress disorder for veterans."  The...

  10. Healing Therapy: A New Role for Man's Best Friend (Report of June 12, 2014 Conference)

    This is the summary of the second conference hosted by the Bob Woodward Foundation on the potential use of service dogs to treat Veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI).  The first was held in December of 2013.The Executive SummaryOn June 12, 2014,...

  11. Healing Therapy: A New Role for Man's Best Friend (Report of December 4, 2013 Conference)

    This is the report summarizing presentations and discussions at the December 4, 2013 conference hosted jointly by the Bob Woodruff Foundation and the National Intrepid Center for Excellence (NICoE; associated with Walter Reed Army Medical Center, located in Bethesda, MD).  The conclusions...

  12. Operation Delta Dog

    Working with experienced trainers and positive-reinforcement methods, we rescue homeless dogs from Massachusetts shelters and breed-rescue groups and train them to work as service dogs with local veterans who are suffering with TBI and PTSD.Assistance animals are a practical and successful way to...

  13. Alpha Bravo Canine

    Alpha Bravo Canine’s mission is to provide trained service dogs to U.S military veterans suffering from  Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and other combat related disabilities.

  14. Vets Helping Heroes

    Vets Helping Heroes is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization raising funds to sponsor the training of assistance dogs for disabled American veterans and active-duty military personnel.

  15. The Paul Oliver Foundation

    Established in 2014, The Paul Oliver Foundation is a tax exempt non-profit aimed at providing service animals to veterans of combat with  Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The foundation does this through it’s mission: Honoring Our Nation’s...

  16. A Real Win-Win: Saving Dogs and Saving Veterans: An Interview with Susan Hinkle

    12 Nov 2015 | Posted by Katie Carroll

    “I find it fascinating how a dog can change a person’s life,” said Susan Hinkle, Founder and Program Director of Missouri Patriot Paws. Missouri Patriot Paws Founder and Program...

    http://habricentral.org/members/2412/blog/2015/11/saving-dogs-and-saving-veterans-an-interview-with-susan-hinkle

  17. Veterans K9 Solutions Inc.

    Veterans K9 Solutions, Inc. is an organization bringing canine and veterans together with the simple goal; rehabilitate a canine to rehabilitate a veteran.Today, there are more and more veterans in need of help from emotional to physical disabilities. These veterans can range from any age and can...

  18. Canines for Stars & Stripes

    Canines For Stars & Stripes is dedicated to providing companion animals to veterans coping with PTSD, MST, TBI and other disabilities as a result of military service. We rescue dogs from high kill shelters or horrible conditions and match them with veterans to help  both the dog and...

  19. Wags 4 Warriors

    The Mission of WAGS 4 WARRIORS  is to unite veterans whom upon returning home from war suffer with PTSD or TBI with an appropriate dog, and to provide all of the training, equipment and support for the dog to become the veterans service dog at NO COST to the veteran. The ultimate goal is for...

  20. Puppies Behind Bars

    Puppies Behind Bars (PBB) trains prison inmates to raise service dogs for wounded war veterans and explosive detection canines for law enforcement. Puppies enter prison at the age of eight weeks and live with their inmate puppy-raisers for approximately 24 months. As the puppies mature into...