Tag Archives: Service Dogs

I Shopped By Myself For The 1st Time & Had A PTSD Episode!! | March 20th

We didn’t have enough gas to make two trips so we have to do two in one. I ended HAVING to shop by myself for the 1st time in my ENTIRE life. I ended up having a PTSD panic attack due to someone getting in my face. SOCIAL MEDIA Main Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXS5mkXturT0-9qLCsqTDmg Muducea’s Instagram :… Read More »


Canine Companions for Independence was founded in Santa Rosa, California in July 1975 by Bonnie Bergin as the first program of its kind.[3] While teaching in Asia, she had seen burros being used by disabled people and thought that dogs could serve a similar role in the US.[4] Since then, it has grown to a… Read More »

Warrior Testimony: David & Doc on PTSD Awareness Day 2019

What’s the best way to tell you our service dogs help heal PTSD? The voice of our graduates. David & Doc made this video to show the power of a service dog in helping veterans return to LIFE. #PTSDAwarenessDay Source: Youtube

A PAWSitive Support Project for Veterans with PTSD and Who Problematically Use Substances

Learning how psychiatric service dogs can help veterans living with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) recover from problematic alcohol and drug use is the focus of a new Health Canada, Substance Use and Addiction Program, funded project led by the University of Saskatchewan. The project started in September, 2019 and will extend for 3.5 years. The… Read More »

How a Veteran's Life Changed After Getting a PTSD Service Dog – Vet Comp & Pen

PTSD dog recipient and Navy Veteran Bobbie Jo tells her journey of getting a service dog. She talks about her battle with PTSD and how being awarded a service dog from Top Tier K9 and Vet Comp & Pen has changed her life. Visit Vet Comp & Pen here: https://www.vetcompandpen.com/#/ ► Share this video: https://youtu.be/FoYQz1kp0eY… Read More »

Husky Adventure!

Hachi is a 3 years old and is my service dog. Nika is my first service dog who is older at age 7 1/2 years old. *Wanna help out the team?* Check out our wish list! https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1T1EYNE1A4B18?ref_=wl_share _________________________________________ A service dog is a type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have physcial… Read More »

A PAWSitive Support Project for Veterans with PTSD moment

November 11th, the day we remember and honour our heroes. Across our nation many veterans, soldiers and first responders suffer from flashbacks, depression, anxiety and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Medical Service Dogs provide improved physical and emotional well-being and help develop independence. We are fortunate to work with veterans on our research team. We… Read More »