The New York City Long Island Chapter of Pets for Vets is part of the nationwide organization Pets for Vets, which places rescued dogs and cats with military veterans of all eras. By utilizing shelter animals to be trained and provide emotional companionship for veterans suffering from post traumatic stress disorder and a host of physical ailments, Pets for Vets saves two lives with every match. The chapter director can be reached at petsforvetsnycli@gmail.com or 347-762-0280.