SEMPER FIDO www.semperfido.org
The Mission of Semper Fido's program is to unite wounded warriors suffering with PTSD with homeless, rescue shelter dogs, who are evaluated and deemed viable, to nurture a healing and rejuvenating bond between the two. The result is a positive, non judgmental, unconditional relationship desperately needed by both.
Family pets may be used if they meet age, size and temperament requirements.
Recently, a much needed boost to this modality was given when the Justice Department redefined regulations clarifying parts of 1990's Americans with Disabilities Act.