Lisa is joined in the studio by Dodger the adorable chocolate lab service dog and his human companion retired veteran Bobbi Springstead as well as Chip Kean owner of Kean’s K-9.


They discuss how, through the Citadel program, veterans are able to get service and support dogs to help them with their day to day life,

  • Chip, Bobbi and Dodger join Lisa to talk about Citadel Canine 2:10
  • Why Citadel is unique 7:20
  • How are dogs donated to veterans 11:20
  • How a service dog changed Bobbi’s life 16:30

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Production Credits:

  • Host: Lisa Boivin
  • Producer: Ben Sargent
  • Content Director: Dave Dale
  • Produced by Story Studio Network & Clark Communications


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Welcome to North Bay, Ontario’s favourite podcast – To North Bay With Love! Your local source for community and culture in North Bay and the surrounding region. Tune in every Tuesday to explore engaging conversations with our host Lisa Boivin as she welcomes a diverse range of local guests, including actors, politicians, athletes, and community […]

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