Faith in Humanity: Group pairs Valley veterans, homeless dogs

A Phoenix-area charity is looking to pair veterans in need of a service animal and dogs who are looking for a home.

“Project 22 is saving vets and saving dogs and training shelter dogs that we get in here,” the charity’s president, Eric Wolfe, said.

Wolfe, a veteran dog trainer and Air Force veteran, said the idea behind Project 22 is to save lives — both human and canine. He was diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and depression.

The project is named after the estimated 22 veterans that take their own lives on a daily bases.

“For me, saving one person and saving one dog, it’s success in my book,” Wolfe said.

For more information on Project 22, click here.

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