Psychiatric or PTSD Service Dog Handlers to Get Tax Credit in Canada

2 Mar 2018

Great news for those with (or looking to obtain) a PTSD Service Dog! The 2018 Canadian federal budget proposes expanding the current medical expense tax credit to recognize costs for psychiatric service dogs. Currently, tax relief is provided for owners of dogs trained to assist with blindness, deafness, severe diabetes, severe epilepsy, severe autism, or a […]

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PTSD Service Dog to Assist Former Police Officer and Army Veteran in Swanton, Vermont

10 Nov 2017

Jason, a former police officer and veteran of the U.S. Army from Swanton, Vermont, received a custom trained PTSD Service Dog to assist him from Service Dogs by SDWR. PRESS RELEASE UPDATED: NOV 10, 2017 ​Jason, a former police officer and veteran of the United States Army from Swanton, Vermont, received a very special delivery of […]

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PTSD Service Dog Letter

12 May 2017

We received an amazing and unexpected email yesterday from someone who met one of our PTSD service dog teams out and about. Thank you for your kind words Ruthie. Dear SDWR Folks, Yesterday a friend of mine and I went to the local state park to give our dogs some time to play together. While […]

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Diabetic Alert Dogs and Sundance Film Festival

26 Jan 2015

SDWR is proud to be a part of such an amazing film. This year’s Sundance Film Festival features the documentary ‘Midnight Three & Six’ which shows a mother’s efforts to manage her daughter’s daily struggle with a life-threatening condition: Type I Diabetes. You will find that one of our Diabetic Alert Dogs play an important role […]

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PTSD Service Dogs and Flashbacks

30 Jun 2014

SDWR Service Dogs Did you know that a PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) Service dogs can provide a great deal of emotional support to the survivors of trauma? Has your PTSD kept you from living independently? Experiencing a traumatic event can trigger longstanding PTSD but here at SDWR we can help you heal. Because experiencing […]

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