Empowering Veterans Through the Power of Partnership

At Veterans With Dogs, our mission is clear: to empower Veterans to lead more independent lives. We firmly believe in the profound and life-transforming effects that occur when we bring people and dogs together in purposeful partnerships.

Looking ahead, we are filled with enthusiasm and optimism for the future. We see endless possibilities and opportunities to make an even greater impact in the lives of Veterans through our partnerships with assistance dogs. These extraordinary canines are not just companions; they are highly trained allies that provide invaluable support, companionship, and assistance to Veterans facing the challenges of mental health conditions.

But we cannot achieve our vision alone. We invite you to join us on this incredible journey, to share in our passion and commitment to improving the lives of Veterans. Together, we can make a tangible difference and create a brighter future for those who have selflessly served our country.

By supporting Veterans With Dogs, you become an integral part of our community, united by a common goal of empowering veterans and promoting their well-being. We strive to achieve goals, uplift veterans, and transform lives through the power of partnership. You can also join us in creating a world where Veterans can experience greater independence, support, and hope.

Together, we can make a lasting impact at Veterans With Dogs.

Thank you for being a part of our shared vision.


Mission Statement

To improve the quality of life for Veterans who are living with mental health disorders with the support and companionship of one of our specially trained assistance dogs via our unique and pioneering programme.
(A Veteran is defined by the Government as any person of any age who has served in the British Armed Forces).


To be a leading organisation in the field of assistance dogs for mental health


The founding values of the Charity are Respect, Care and Compassion:
Respectum, curam et compassionem habere
Respect – treat every person as an individual acknowledging personal life experiences and challenges    
Care - for our animals at an exemplary standard
Compassion – in the way that we approach our work