Ken shared that people now recognize Fiona before him and that she has developed quite the following of fans amongst his friends, family, Veterans organizations, the senior center, and at the VA. Ken is able to participate in everyday life and whioch has helped increase his self-confidence. Ken says:
“She puts a smile on my face every day. I am a socially better equipped person since Fiona picked me as has companion. I can now cope with being out in public. Although, I still experience anxiety and an occasional panic attack, my furry friend is always at my side so I simply reach down and pet her which grounds me. Her loyalty knows no limits."