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Our project

10 minute video describing our project and goals 

About Us: A PAWSitive Support Project for Veterans with PTSD

Service dogs and our project in the news


Saskatoon Starphoenix article discussing our team and goals for how service dogs can help veterans living with ptsd and addiction

CTV news clip

Opportunity for service dog organizations


A 2019 Health Canada-funded project is learning how service dogs can help veterans living with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) recover from problematic substance use with peer support 

We are looking for service dog organizations to get involved!

For more information please contact:

Maryellen Gibson


Email: maryellen.gibson@usask.ca


This project has been approved by the University of Saskatchewan Animal and Human Research Ethics Boards. Ethics number 20170114 & 17-371

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Service Dog Research

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