Hampton Roads Hounds for Heroes

$7,032 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 41 people in 41 months
With your donations you could help save a Veteran's life through the love and training of this dog while at the same time giving this dog a second chance at life.

Hello everyone! We really need the donations so we can rescue these dogs from the shelter and begin their training. We have a building that we are looking at to become the Hampton Roads Hounds for Heroes headquarters to house the dogs.  The training, living, care, and the meet and greet for the Veterans will be conducted here. We cannot make this happen without your help. Save these Veterans who are still fighting the fight at home.


Hampton Roads Hounds for Heroes will provide specially trained rescued dogs to Veterans who have been medically diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome or an equally debilitating psychiatric injury which prohibits them from leading a full and meaningful life.

These dogs are specifically chosen from local shelters and will be professionally trained for Emotional Therapy, Psychiatric Service or  Companion depending on the needs of the Veteran.

   Our Goal is to enrich the life of the Veteran and give a second chance to a shelter dog in a supportive and respectful environment.
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We graduate one dog next week. Please help us get another dog from the shelter. You will literally save two lives.
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I am going to go look at 2 buildings today. Pray one of them will meet our needs. There are two dogs I could get from local shelters who would make excellent students for our program. They are waiting! I am waiting! The trainers are waiting ......
The veterans who need these dogs can't wait.
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Kim!!! You are so sweet!
Thank you for donating MORE!
You are such a blessing to us.
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We are still looking for donations to help keep Hampton Roads Hounds for Heroes alive and well to donate trained shelter dogs to our Veterans with PTSD. Every little bit helps, if you can donate just a dollar that helps. Here is a picture of our first dog Malec. He is a wonderful dog who is learning fast and is going to be a great dog for his veteran. Help us help a veteran and Malec. He is waiting for "His Person"
Malec our first HRHH dog to be placed.
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$7,032 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 41 people in 41 months
Created June 30, 2015
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Teresa Himebaugh
22 months ago

Hi Linda! Here is the shirt money donation from IDEXX Commercial Learning and Development Team.

Ryan And Chrissy Myers
23 months ago

Merry Christmas! This donation was made in honor of Catherine Myers.

Emily Nawara
23 months ago

Thank you so much for everything you do for veterans!

Justin Zafarino
23 months ago

I donate because Raecheal Eichhorn motivated me. Every little bit helps.

23 months ago
23 months ago

In honor of our good friend Kevin Smith

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