PTSD Service Dogs
Since 2012, we have been savings lives on dog at a time. But what does that actually mean?
North American K9 is a Veteran based program dedicated to helping those in need, while giving dogs in rescues a second chance. Our mission is to help Veterans, Law Enforcement Officers, First Responders and battered women and children take back their lives. PTSD Service Dogs are carefully selected by our skilled staff and paired with one of our clients, helping them to return to a more independent life. Each dog is tailored to the clients specific needs, addressing individual symptoms to better assist that individual. With the generous support of sponsors and donors we are able to provide Service Dogs at little to no cost, opening up access to those unable to afford the $30,000 national average cost. Decades worth of experience and expertise has been applied to perfecting our program, and because of that we are able to produce the highest quality Service Dogs for our clients.
What We've Achieved
Lowered the cost of a Service Dog from the $30,000 national average to $3,000
Trained and placed over 200 Service Dogs since our founding
Reduced waiting time for a Service Dog from years to months for clients
Provided Service Dogs to clients in 38 states and Canada
Provided support to multiple business's in creating or revamping their Service Dog policies
Worked with numerous rescues to give surrendered dogs a second chance at life
Created numerous employment and volunteer positions in our local community
Brings public awareness and understanding to the importance of PTSD Service Dogs