Veteran Didn’t Realize What He Was Missing Until He Got a Dog

Service dogs like Benjamin the Golden Retriever do more than physically assist wounded veterans. They also help veterans transition back into the civilian world by shifting the focus away from visible or invisible wounds. Former Navy Hospital Corpsman Joe Worley lost a leg during his service, but the presence of Benjamin deters questions about his prosthetic. Instead, he says, people ask him about his dog. Learn how Benjamin has helped Joe in this K-9 to 5 webisode from A&E.

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Brandon Rhoads

8 years ago