Pets for Vets pairs shelter dogs with military veterans

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Pets for Vets helps heal emotional wounds of military veterans by pairing them with a shelter dog that is specially selected to match his or her personality.

This weekend, the organization will hold a fall festival and fundraiser.

The event is Nov. 18, at 11:00 a.m. at Einstein's Canine College at 1635 Wellington Avenue in Wilmington.

The festival features a vendor market, pet photographing sessions, dog nail clips and dog nail polish.

Portions of proceeds will go to Pets for Vets.

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