Matt and Preston

Matt and Preston

Matt served his country in the Marine Corps.He is married with two children.Matt had no real plan for re-acclimating to civilian life and did not realize how his tours in Iraq truly affected him.His challenges include but are not limited to anxiety, anger and depression.

Preston is a red nose 2 y/o pit bull terrier that was rescued by Saving Sunny.They recognized that Preston had some special qualities and after evaluation by a trainer from Duffy’s Dog Training Center he was placed in the prison program Camp K9 to learn basic obedience before returning to Duffy’s for service dog training.

Preston and Matt begin their training together and while it was not always easy, Preston is providing Matt with invaluable assistance, that only a service dog can provide.Together Matt and Preston are building a bridge that eases Matt’s stress.