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D.D. Bullwinkel's Celebrates 25th Anniversary

 

June 27, 2019

Roxy, a PTSD dog, is coming to the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas this Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m.

Roxy’s is a companion to Justin Tucker, a disabled veteran from the Iraq war.

“I was deployed to Iraq, as an U.S. Army Infantry soldier,” said Tucker. “While in Baghdad during my 2006 deployment, I was blown up by an IED. I now suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury.

“Once I was out of the military, I received Roxy for a PTSD Service Dog. She is fully trained from Off- leash K9 Training in Asheville, N.C. Roxy is trained in basic and advanced...



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