Forget Everything You Know About Service Dogs

Empowering Veterans Through Community and Innovation

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Responding To A Critical Need

Millions of veterans are struggling with engaging in the communities they sacrificed so much to protect. Custom-trained dogs that provide a service and encourage community engagement make this experience better.

Sierra Delta has developed an innovative way to remove the barriers veterans face in this process. We’ve re-envisioned how to support the veteran and their dog, so the well-being of both only increases over their lifelong bond.

The Service Dog Program

Traditional service dog program for Veterans in need of highly-skilled service dogs and full access anywhere.

The Life Buddy Program

Custom-trained service dog programs to meet individual Veteran needs and lifestyles with access where dogs are welcome.

Our Programs

Sierra Delta connects Service Dogs and Life Buddies with Military Veterans.

Veteran Application

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"These dogs are serving a life-changing, life-saving purpose."


What We Do

We enable veterans and dogs to be their best selves with companionship and community by utilizing a strengths-based approach to assist Veterans as they obtain their life buddy and work to empower themselves.

The Sierra Delta Impact

Years of Serving Veterans

Successful Pairings

Partner Providers


“I’m grateful for the companionship Zoë provides as we navigate life together as a team.”

- Staff Sergeant Jack Schumacher

Partnering to Empower the Team Leader

We know the greatest success comes from guidance, training, resources, and community. So we’ve partnered with My Buddy’s Place to power the Life Buddy Training Program, Life Buddy Program App, and Rook’s Place, an online pet store. With a complete circle of care, a lifelong bond can thrive!

Thank you to our corporate sponsors

Donate to the Cause

We’ve revolutionized the system, making it possible for every Veteran who could benefit from a dog that meets their individual needs to get one. You can be the difference in a Veteran’s life, helping them build their life buddy relationship, today.

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