Joel got out of the military after serving as a comBat medic in iraq and Afghanistan.
But when he got out he had the real struggle to find his purpose. He felt like he had more to give , and after he rescued his first dog he knew his mission.
Joel team up his passion for the military and senior dogs to create vet friends foundation and started the first "ole Dog Bootacamp" . Camp Golden Years
the purpose id to rescue senior shelter dogs and dogs of veterans who are going into hospice.
But at this "Bootcamp" Joel says it's more of the dogs training us. the ole dogs have a space to just Be themselves and decompress, they show us their character, they can Be sweet, Bossy, cranky and we love it. it is their time this is their place and camp golden years hopes By sharing their personalities they will create an army of ole dog lovers and show the world ole dogs are worthy of a good laugh and love in their final days.