Katie & Morph

Morph: “My bright ray of sunshine” Service dog cheers client with traumatic brain injury On what should have been a magical honeymoon, Katie’s life took a shattering turn. She and her husband were horseback riding when Katie fell off her horse and ruptured the arteries in the back of her neck, resulting in a massive…

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Hansen & Brogue

Hansen hits home run with all-star service dog Next time you’re at a Colorado Rockies home game, keep your eyes open for a smiling young man accompanied by a happy yellow Labrador in a Freedom Service Dogs vest. That’ll be Hansen and Brogue, the most popular ushers at Coors Field—and one of FSD’s excellent client-dog…

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Danyelle & Zeva

“Zeva is like a part of me. I don’t know how I ever survived without her.” – Danyelle, only two months in with her new service dog I got sick when I was just four years old. I don’t remember what life was like before I got sick and as a result, I didn’t realize…

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Gary & Halo

In June 2012, Gary’s world turned upside down–in every way–when the 3.5-ton forklift he was driving blew a tire and overturned, crushing him. Seven weeks later, he awoke in the hospital to learn he had lost his right arm and right leg in the accident. Gary underwent extensive therapy and was fitted with prosthetics for…

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Dorothy & Wheeler

“M.S. makes walking extremely difficult and falls are frequent. Just crossing a familiar room has to be planned in advance (what are the obstacles, what can I hold on to, etc.), but Wheeler takes this stress away because he does the navigating, helps me get up, and I can always hold on to him and…

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Dianna & Decker

On March 8, International Women’s Day, we honored the strength and resiliency of Dianna and her service dog Decker. As a recent graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Dianna joined the Army to gain experience as a military police officer. After passing the final physical test, her superior officer called her into his…

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Blake & Ziggy

We heard about Freedom Service Dogs and some of the life-changing work they were doing in our community. We were hopeful that the right kind of service dog could do wonders for our son, Blake. At the age of two, Blake was diagnosed with Autism. He struggles with loud noises, wandering off, holding a conversation,…

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Chuck & Bowser

Caucasian man with glasses and orange shirt hugging fluffy golden retriever

In 2002, a terrible car crash changed Chuck’s life forever. He suffered a traumatic brain injury that forced him to relearn how to talk and walk, and has been diagnosed with PTSD and depression. Today, Chuck can walk, but his mobility remains limited due to balance issues caused by his brain injury. In 2017, Chuck’s…

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Claire & Frosty

This is Claire and Frosty! They’ve been together just about a year and Claire says her life was forever changed when they got together. Frosty goes to school with Claire and helps her during the day, picking up anything she needs him to, hitting buttons she cannot reach, preforming block & post to give Claire…

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John & Rudy

  Meet John and Rudy. They have been a team for one year, and during that time, Rudy has improved John’s life in so many ways, giving him a new sense of freedom, and as an added bonus, a constant companion. Before John was diagnosed with MS, he was an outdoor enthusiast, and loved walking,…

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