Paws for Vets

Published 04/06 2014 03:13PM

Updated 04/06 2014 03:21PM

A local organization is giving service men and women the gift of man's best friend.

Today Soldier Dogs for Independence held a fundraiser to help its initiative to train and provide service dogs for US veterans.

The event was held at the VFW post on Pollack Avenue.

Organizers say the dogs are helpful to vets who have sevrved in combat.

The fundraiser wrapped up at 9:00 Saturday evening.

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