We would like to recognize and thank all the Organizations that help us accomplish our mission. You can see more about the incredible work they do to support Team R4PTSD in action on our Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

Rescues & Shelters

If you are interested in fostering or adopting a dog, please check out the fantastic Rescues listed below who help us find our service dog candidates!


Houston PetSet


Adopt A Rescued Friend (AARF) Houston 

(Mikey and Major’s Rescue!)

Lanis     Lani’s Lucky Shepherds of Houston

(Hailey, Bravo and Romeo’s Rescue!)

SavAPetSavAPet Houston 

(Tuve’s Rescue!)


Saving Our Companion Animals – Fort Bend County


Volunteers for Animal Protection


  Animal Shelter Volunteers of Texas (ASVT)

Dog Training

If you are in need of assistance training your dog, please contact one of these great trainers that we work with and highly recommend!  Having a well-mannered dog is key to a happy family!


Working Paws K9 Training


Since 1972, Northwest Animal Hospital in Houston has proudly provided quality, affordable veterinary care for multiple generations of pet families in Tomball, Spring, Cypress, The Woodlands, and other surrounding communities. Privately owned and operated by Dr. Molly O’Bannion, Northwest Animal Hospital is a full service facility dedicated to the health and well-being of virtually all companion animals, from cats and dogs to reptiles, feathered friends, pocket pets, and farm animals.Screen Shot 2021-08-31 at 8.38.12 PM

Northwest Animal Hospital

Serving The Woodlands community for over 27 years, Veterinary Medical Center of The Woodlands is a full-service veterinary hospital providing high-quality medical, surgical, and dental services.


Veterinary Medical Center of The Woodlands

Other Veteran and/or Service Dog Charities

VFW Post 2427, located at 14408 Alice Road Tomball, Texas 77377 (281) 351-2427, is a chartered local entity of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States of America. As a locally chartered entity of the VFW, they are committed to serving the area of the community in which they exist. The members of VFW Post 2427 (a 501(3)c non-profit charitable organization) are engaged in fund-raising activities such as dances, and hall rental in order to engage in charitable activity in the community, in support of disabled veterans and their families, provide scholarship to deserving students, and to maintain their considerable facilities. 


VFW Post 2427

Combined Arms is a dynamic, ever-evolving collaborative impact organization that is using an innovative approach to technology and service delivery to disrupt the veteran transition experience. By providing comprehensive support to military members and their families as they transition to civilian life, we are accelerating veteran transition in order to deliver maximum impact on the communities they return to.


Combined Arms

Paws for Heroes is a nonprofit that rescues homeless dogs and professionally trains them to serve as companion dogs for veterans suffering from PTSD, at no cost to the veteran!


Paws for Heroes

The Patriot Knife Coffee Company is a veteran owned coffee business with the best coffee. They pride ourselves on providing organic, fair trade coffee. They use a local source for the freshest, highest quality offerings. The Patriot Knife was originally started by one of our Monthly Group Lesson Veterans, Chris “Tree” McLean. His company donates to veteran and first responder organizations for fundraising but now also helping children causes and even animal rescues. They are also helping out organizations with donations of coffee gift sets and a custom printed mug with the organizations logo, as well as have been donating pet food to local animal rescues, leather pet leashes and making some cash donations when we can. To help him with donations of Patriot Knives and some leather goods, Chris is teaching veterans how to build knives and create custom leather goods that are donated.


The Patriot Knife Coffee Co

ReLEntless Defender is a police veteran owned clothing company that’s dedicated to providing the highest quality police apparel for those who protect and serve. They are a company that’s operated by police veterans, and believe in giving back to the law enforcement community. With each purchase, they send a portion of the proceeds to police charities and families of fallen officers.

ReLEntless Defender

The patented Line Cutterz are the fastest, safest and most convenient braid, mono-filament and fluorocarbon fishing line cutters in the industry. Now available in 3 configurations so you can find the perfect cutting solution for your style of fishing! 


Line Cutterz

Thank you to Black Ops Rescue in Denver, Colorado for partnering with us on local events! Black Ops Rescue helps unite Veterans with shelter animals with the hopes of lifelong bonds and mutual hope and healing!

Thank you to Launch Pad Brewery, an Air Force Veteran owner and run brewery in Aurora, Colorado, for being an incredible event partner.