Disabled as a result of an injury during service, an Air Force veteran started his long healing journey – alone. But a sweet, shy hound in a prison dog training program changed everything, and the pair works daily to put their sad pasts behind them... https://petsforpatriots.org/disabled-air-force-veteran-and-prison-dog-put-hard-times-behind-them/
Special needs animals are among the most overlooked for adoption, and this was particularly the case for a triply-disabled dog in a Virginia shelter. Luckily for this pup, a retired #CoastGuard veteran – or “Coastie” – was up to the challenge.
James is a #MarineCorps veteran with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) who for much of his post-military life relied on the kindness of loved ones. One day he decided to pay it forward by saving the life of a love-starved shelter dog no one wanted.
You’ve got a friend in Meeg: how an Army veteran stumbled upon his new best friend
Angel is a disabled #Navy veteran who admits that if not for his disability, he would still be serving our country. Instead he embraces the positive in life by focusing on his young family, which now includes an adopted adult dog who just “needs love.” Read more: https://petsforpatriots.org/disabled-navy-veteran-throws-lifeline-to-adult-shelter-dog/ #PetsForPatriots