May 18, 2012 | Veteran and his New Service Dog on CBS

May 18, 2012 | Veteran and his New Service Dog on CBS

On May 18, Retired Army Captain James Van Thach received Canine Companions Service Dog Liz. Featured on CBS News-New York, watch the video and learn how Liz will help him.

The retired captain was injured twice during a two-year deployment to Iraq — first by an improvised explosive device (IED) and then by a rocket which exploded just 20 meters away from him.

Learn more about Canine Companions Wounded Veteran Initiative.

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