Buddy is a 2 year old male great dane/lab mix. He was donated by a family in Atlanta that had rescued him from the humane society and couldn't handle is strength and energy. Buddy is a big and goofy boy, but has a heart of gold. He is a puppy at heart and always tries to do what you want. He will bond quickly with his new warrior.

Dog Updates

25Oct
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Darren opens up about how PTSD has personally effected him and reaches out to others who might be struggling with this as well, letting them know they are not alone and there is help for them. Darren shares his plans as well with Buddy after he returns home.Read More >>
22Oct
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Darren shares what his expectations were coming into the program and how he felt about the program. Also, he tells a little about what makes Buddy special and how he helps him when in stressful situations.Read More >>
17Oct
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Buddy and Darren spend a beautiful day visiting St. Augustine. It was more crowded than usual which made them both a little on edge, but buddy was there to comfort Darren! They make an excellent team!Read More >>

Our Other Dogs

Apache is a 16 month old male Red Heeler/Cattle Dog mix. He was adopted from Bradford County Animal Control as a young puppy.

Astro is a 2 year old male chocolate lab.  He was picked up by Animal Control as a stray and was found at the Jacksonville Adoptathon.

Breed: Retriever/Shepherd Mix 

Age: 5 months 

Shelter: Adopted from the Saline Animal League 

Hi my name is Batman!  I am a eleven month old Retriever Mix.  I was unfortunately brought to the shelter as an owner surrender but that's okay because I am getting an awesome new home!

Bosco is a one year old Boxer/Rhodesian Ridgeback mix.  We do have any information about Bosco’s background before he was brought to the shelter.

Shelter: Adopted from Great Plains SPCA 

Age: 11 month 

Breed: American Bull Dog Mix 

Camo was picked up as a stray by Clay County Animal Control. Their best guess was that he had been on the street his whole life. Camo's journey from animal control to us was purely fate.

Charlie was purchased from a puppy store when he was 8 weeks old by a family that was told he would be a small dog.