Tag Archives: pets

Roger with PTSD takes his "Rescue cat" with PTSD to the vet.

Stuff happens to some, back in the day, man or beast, that creates stresses and stress, to say the least. PTSD, Post traumatic stress disorder, is not to be taken lightly, for a cat, or a man. Certain places, things, environments, people, events triggers challenges. My comfort cat Maggie is a blessing because we both… Read More »

Provides Service Dogs And Puppies to Veterans US Army

Dogs And Puppies – United States Army Reserve Soldier, Maj. Nick Liermann not only serves as a lawyer for the Judge Advocate General’s Corps but is also the founder of Team Foster, a tax-exempt non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and rehabilitating injured combat veterans. Team Foster honors the spirit and sacrifice of Captain Erick Foster,… Read More »

Doctor Dogs by Maria Goodavage Book Trailer

New York Times bestselling author Maria Goodavage takes us on a thrilling, delightful, globe-trotting journey to discover the heartwarming and fascinating new world of doctor dogs. In this groundbreaking book, Goodavage brings us behind the scenes of cutting-edge science at top research centers, and into the lives of people whose well-being depends on their devoted,… Read More »

Hounds and Heroes: Nonprofit helping veterans and saving dogs

The nonprofit Hounds and Heroes to pair service or therapy animals with veterans suffering from things like post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury. https://abc7ne.ws/2KiX68n Welcome to the official YouTube channel for ABC7 Bay Area! We report on stories where you live — San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Santa Rosa — and everywhere in between.… Read More »

Veteran Takes Service Dog On 2,500 Mile Road Trip To Save Dog's Life.

New Videos Everyday .. Stay Tuned… ———————————————————- Veteran Takes Service Dog On 2,500 Mile Road Trip To Save Dog’s Life. If you have a beloved pet home, grab your tissues and hold on. This is going to be quite emotional. Dogs are extremely special creatures. Not only do they give us love and affection, laughs,… Read More »

Vancouver man to cycle through U.S. with his dog to raise awareness for PTSD

Vancouver cyclist Brian Nadon is planning to bike across the U.S. to raise awareness for PTSD survivors, and he’ll be bringing his best friend along for the ride. Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: https://www.youtube.com/ctvnews Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit: http://www.ctvnews.ca/ For a full video offering visit the CTV… Read More »

Informational: Treatment For PTSD

Treatments for PTSD are psychotherapy and medication. Psychotherapy is focus on memory of the traumatic event or it’s meaning. Psychotherapy consist of cognitive processing therapy (CPT), prolonged exposure (PE), and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR). Medications for PTSD are SSRI’s, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, and SNRI’s, serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. Therapy and/or medications can… Read More »

PTSD in Companion Animals – A Your Dogs Friend workshop September 29, 2018

What if your pet was tied outside and left defenseless, was abused, or attacked? Could that explain the sudden rage we see in some dogs? One minute, we have the sweet, friendly dog we share our homes with, and the next, our dog seems like a ferocious animal. It’s as if a light switch turned… Read More »