Over the last few months Dogs Helping Heroes with the help and support of our hero teams have focused on getting the word out about our program. We have given presentations, set up booths at events, and been a part of many activities. In April our teams attended the DAV state meeting and a Veterans Luncheon. In May we were a part of the Unbridled Eve Derby Gala, Louisville City Football Club Hero night, The Waggin' Tail Event and gave a presentation at the Unitarian Church. Memorial Day weekend we participated in the Clarksville [...]
Check out Executive Director David Benson and Hero team John Wells and Cash during their interview on Crescent Hill Radio
Meet our newest family members, Hero Justin Troxell and his battle buddy Cleo! Our Executive Director, David Benson worked on integrating service dog commands like "Support" to help Justin up from the couch and "At Ease" when Justin gets anxious due to complications from PTSD. Thank you Justin and his family for inviting us to your home to help you regain your freedom with the help of a DHH service dog. Good Girl Cleo!!
Message from Thomas Reardon and Duddy April 5, 2016 Man do I have a story to tell. It feels great to be alive and free again. My family and I are in the Smoky Mountains. While the girls were shopping, Casey and I took Duddy up into the mountains. I was brought to tears over the ability to spend time in nature with my son again. Duddy swam, we played and had fun. I don’t have the means to pay you back or thank you enough for what Dogs Helping Heroes has given me. [...]
Dogs Helping Heroes will be participating in Heroes Night sponsored by The Louisville City FC. Heroes Night will be on May 14th @ 7:30pm, and will be focused heavily on honoring the men and women who serve as Fire, Police, Military, and EMT members. Dogs Helping Heroes will have a booth to share information about our program. This event also allows Dogs Helping Heroes to participate in a fund raising opportunity by purchasing tickets in our group seating section. A portion of each ticket purchased using our assigned code will go towards helping future [...]