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Healing Dakota

a film by James Michael LaMonte,

and K9 Dakota

USA/83 mins.

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You don’t have to be a dog lover to love this film. It's a story that will tug at your heartstrings and never let go. The brave dog Dakota was suffering serious trauma after serving many years as a working dog for law enforcement. Is there a canine version of post traumatic stress syndrome? A dog with PTSD? Filmmaker and dog trainer, James Michael LaMonte, founded K9 PTSD Center to help dogs suffering in this way. LaMonte takes us behind the scenes as he works to rehabilitate Dakota and his love and dedication to Dakota is a story you will never forget. 


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