Day by day, Veterans engage with their service dogs and the healing journey begins. Post-traumatic stress presents in many ways depending on the source of the trauma. Service dogs are trained to help mitigate the individual’s symptoms and triggers. The Veterans featured have trained the (rescue) dogs they were partnered with under the guidance of Operation Freedom Paws. The awe-inspiring transformations that take place are a testament to the power of the human-canine bond. Together Veterans and their service dogs are on a path to help one another heal.

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