Approved Lease Agreement for WCC —

WCC receives approval for lease agreement at the Schaeffer Farm Area of Seneca Creek State Park.

JM Students Raise Funds to Train Service Dogs for Veterans — Rochester, MN Post Bulletin

Paul and Donnie are only puppies, but already their mission in life has been set.

One Dog’s Powerful Healing Effects on Two Wounded Veterans — ABC News / Good Morning America

Justin Lansford and his longtime girlfriend, Carol Balmes, love doting on their golden retriever, Gabe. But there is much more to this four-legged friend than meets the eye. “The less I use my wheelchair, the more I need his help in smaller tasks and the more he is there,” Lansford, a U.S. Army veteran, told […]

Disabled Vet’s Best Friend

Before Cpl. Stanley can become a service dog to a disabled veteran, he has to spend two years being exposed to different people in various situations. Good thing he spends a lot of time at Dixon–Smith Middle School, where he’s surrounded by more than 900 students and adults on a daily basis. “The kids all […]

Puppies Helping Veterans Deal with Visible and Invisible Wounds of War – NBC News

Tucked on the campus of Walter Reed Medical Center is a facility focused on helping soldiers recover from injuries suffered during war, training incidents and the like. Inside those walls, a dedicated group of men, women and puppies are helping soldiers deal with the visible and invisible wounds of war. The images don’t seem to […]