Snooze III saw me and I saw him…that was it, I loved him once I laid eyes on him and he I! Companions For Heroes is a blessing to Snooze III and I. He keeps me calm and I give him the love like he has never had.” Specialist Gamble

Specialist Gamble is a Vietnam Veteran who is an 82nd Airborne Hazmat Soldier. After serving in Vietnam, Specialist Gamble was injured during pre-deployment training for Grenada from three separate parachute jumps. Living in silience for years, his experiences finally took a toll on him which led him to be diagnosed with having Combat Psychosis, Paranoid Schizophrenia and PTSD.

Snooze III is a one year, one month cat that was roaming the streets of Washington, D.C. and brought to a local area shelter for a second chance to be in a loving home.