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K-9 Courage Program

American Humane and Zoetis are working together to help save lives on both ends of the leash through the Pups4Patriots™ program, which rescues unwanted dogs in need of homes and trains them to become lifesaving service animals for military veterans struggling with the invisible wounds of war, including Post-Traumatic Stress (PTS) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).

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Saving America’s Vets and America’s Pets

This year, American Humane’s Lois Pope LIFE Center for Military Affairs launched a new initiative to harness the healing powers of the human-animal bond to help our brave veterans and more of America’s beautiful, adoptable animals. Every day, 20 veterans struggling with the invisible wounds of war take their own lives, and 670,000 dogs are euthanized in U.S. shelters each…
July 16, 2017