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  • Service Dogs Saving Lives

    Savannah Young / February 8, 2022
    For many of our nation’s brave veterans, coming home is only the beginning of another daunting battle. The invisible wounds of war, including Post-Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injury, can…
  • Kicking off the New Year with a New Service Dog!

    Savannah Young / January 11, 2022
    For many brave members of the armed forces, coming home as a civilian is only the beginning of another daunting battle. The invisible wounds of war, including Post-Traumatic Stress and…
  • Heroes Home for the Holidays

    Savannah Young / December 30, 2021
    The bond that military working dogs have with their military handlers is like nothing you can imagine. They must protect each other, trust each other and depend on one another…
  • Military Working Dog Irk Comes Home

    Savannah Young / October 19, 2021
    Yesterday, Military Working Dog Irk – a 9-year-old German Shepherd – finally came home, straight into the loving arms of his former handler and best friend, Staff Sergeant Sheridyn Rupp.…
  • Service Dogs Providing Hope

    Savannah Young / August 10, 2021
    As anxiety around developing COVID variants continues, we can all use some happy news, especially when it’s centered around hope and love. Today, we are thrilled to bring you the…
  • Welcoming Summer with a New Service Dog

    Hayden Frye / June 10, 2021
    American Humane is excited to celebrate the warm weather with a graduation from our Pups4PatriotsTM program. The Pups4Patriots program provides specially trained service dogs for veterans with post-traumatic stress or traumatic…
  • Two Veterans Begin Their Journey of Healing

    Savannah Young / May 27, 2021
    The invisible wounds of war, including Post-Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injury, can cause debilitating symptoms in veterans, leading to depression, social isolation and, far too often, suicide. Through our…