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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-09-2014, 09:21 PM Thread Starter
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Looking for a service dog

I am a disable american veteren i have one leg and spinal stenosis. I am looking for a service dog to help me function on every day life. Does anyone know where i can get a service dog i cannot pay for it i was hoping to get it donated. The quality of my life will be so much better with a service dog. Please let me know if you know where i can get one.
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-09-2014, 10:32 PM
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I believe there are low cost and agencies to help you get a dog, and train and work with it. It's a tough job and not all dogs can be a great service dog so best to make sure you don't end up with a house full of dogs on your journey to get one that works best.

Here's links to some groups that you should contact:

Patriot PAWS | Service Dog Training

Freedom Service Dogs | Rescuing Dogs, Transforming Lives

Hero Dogs Inc | Service Dogs for Wounded Veterans

4 Paws for Veterans - 4 Paws For Ability

Military Service Dogs, Therapy Dogs and Companion Pets ~ Veterans

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-10-2014, 12:17 AM
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A couple of more:

Train a Dog, Save a Warrior:
TADSAW - Train a Dog Save a Warrior

Companions for Heroes:
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CfH works with shelters and rescues in my area, and they've got a good reputation.
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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-10-2014, 09:40 AM
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Hi, This is the organization I worked through when I donated a dog. I highly recommend them.


Their email: operationwolfhound@yahoo.com

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