An ex-marine sergeant shares his story of healing and coping with the effects of PTSD after surviving a traumatic brain injury during Desert Storm.

Dan Sauer wants to spread the word about the need for, and the benefits of a trained service dog to any vet who shares his condition. He describes how Chloe, his service companion dog who, was rescued from a shelter in Joplin, Mo, helps him deal with the day to day challenges as he adjusts to normal civilian life.

Read this article to see how a rescued dog went from being on a kill list at an over populated shelter to become a vital part of an ex-marine’s ability to deal with his post traumatic stress disorder.

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