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If you step inside Jeff Schafer’s office, you’ll see an assortment of things you might expect, like a coffee mug and a computer. You may not have anticipated, or even noticed, a service dog-in-training to be lying patiently by Schafer’s feet.
181212-N-TB037-003.JPG Photo By: NSWC Crane Corporate Communications

Crane, Ind. - Schafer, a Branch Manager at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane), ensures the development of the design engineering workforce. Schafer has served nearly 39 years for the U.S. Navy, both as a sailor and as an NSWC Crane federal civilian. For the past six years, he has volunteered to be a puppy raiser for Leader Dogs for the Blind (LDFB). LDFB is one of the largest service dog organizations for the blind and the only one for blind-deaf clients.


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