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Dennis’ Story on Veteran’s Day 2021

Dennis’ Story on Veteran’s Day 2021

After struggling with PTSD for years, his faith in himself was restored not only by his belief in God, but by the tangible, ever-present love of his service dog, Trooper. “Because of my relationship...

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Paw Health and Maintenance

Paw Health and Maintenance

Paw health is essential to keep up with when owning a service dog so that they are able to function to their highest ability for the sake of their handler. There are plenty of factors to consider...

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Hope Has A Cold Nose

Hope Has A Cold Nose

Early 2020, around the same time we were all asked to isolate and quarantine, Christine Hassing completed the final pages of the manuscript for the now published book, Hope Has A Cold Nose. In many...

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Canine First Aid

Canine First Aid

Poisoning and toxins  Every year hundreds of thousands of pets are poisoned in the U.S. Many of these poisonings are accidental and caused by household substances or foods that may seem harmless....

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What Is A Veteran Team?

What Is A Veteran Team?

The veteran team consists of a professionally trained service dog and a veteran recipient of a professionally trained service dog. The two are certified as a team after both the professionally...

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Michael and River

Michael and River

River was offered to Northwest Battle Buddies after being abandoned at a river as an eight-week-old pup. It was easy to name her River considering her start in life. She was raised in our puppy...

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