Training Greyhound Service Dogs for our Veterans with PTSD – We proudly welcome The National Greyhound Foundation Inc to Veteran Owned Business
The National Greyhound Foundation Inc. Details: “The National Greyhound Foundation (NGF) is a national 501(C)(3) non-profit organization that rescues, adopts, educates about, and rehabilitates retired racing greyhounds and other abused people and animals through Community service programs like the newest program: Purple Heart Greyhound Service Dogs.
The National Greyhound Foundation Inc. trains Greyhound Service Dogs for our veterans with PTSD Free of charge and supports the veteran, his or her family and the greyhound for the lifetime of the animal.
Purple Heart Greyhound Service Dogs is the first National program of its kind featuring Retired Racing Greyhounds offering therapeutic intervention for veterans with Post -Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The program is built from the successful 2nd Chance at Life Greyhounds & Inmates Prison Partnership rehabilitation program working with incarcerated men and women with PTSD in Correction Facilities. Created in 2006, the program has operated its intensive training programs at Department of Correction facilities in MI, IN, AZ and FL, training and adopting retired racing greyhounds throughout the United States. Purple Heart Greyhound Service Dogs takes this basic training course into the advanced PTSD training commands for veterans with specific disabilities.”
Contact The National Greyhound Foundation Inc. today at: (352) 628-2281. Please be sure to mention you proudly found them on Veteran Owned Business!