The Pet Tree House - Where Pets Are Family Too : Texas Woman Rescues Shelter Dogs To Become Service Animals For Vets Struggling With PTSD The Pet Tree House - Where Pets Are Family Too : Texas Woman Rescues Shelter Dogs To Become Service Animals For Vets Struggling With PTSD

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Texas Woman Rescues Shelter Dogs To Become Service Animals For Vets Struggling With PTSD


Cherry Jenkins is a big believer in second chances. This conviction has led the Texas woman to devote her life to rescuing and retraining shelter dogs to become service animals for veterans struggling to cope with the effects of PTSD.

The San Antonio, Texas, woman founded In Dog We Trust in 2012 after learning that veterans often adopt shelter dogs to become service animals, only to surrender those pups after learning they don’t possess the temperament for training. “I met someone who said they had seen so many veterans bringing dogs back to the shelter because they were rescuing dogs, going to a trainer and then finding the dog wasn’t suitable,” Jenkins

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