A veteran with PTSD says his pit bull “was the force that pulled me back into society.” So he started a program to connect other emotionally wounded warriors with shelter dogs.
David Sharpe, a war veteran who suffered from depression and PTSD, found salvation in saving a pit bull puppy named Cheyenne. This led him to found P2V (Pets to Vets), which places dogs needing homes with veterans. Carol Guzy/The Washington Post
Even as he continues his own recovery, a veteran has launched P2V.org (Pets to Vets), a nonprofit group that seeks to link service members and first responders with shelter animals and to help them with related expenses and training.