“It was to the point I wouldn’t get out of bed so I would struggle to even want to join the day,” he said.
But that changed when he was paired with Howie, a four-legged friend from the Patriotic Service Dog Foundation.
“I’ve had him a month and he’s helped me turn around in such a positive way,” Hardin said. “I’ve hit bottom and my wife and my family have seen the impact of this simple gift of an animal in my life.”
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