By John Burnham on February 17, 2014
Soldier's Best Friend veteran/dog team Justin and Roxie were featured in the Arizona Living section of the Arizona Republic on Sunday, 2/16. Read about how Justin and Roxie were matched as a team and some of the biggest challenges they faced together. Justin shares an inside look at what it's like for returning veterans living with PTSD and Roxie's survival story will tug at your heartstrings.
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By John Burnham on February 10, 2014
The popular SBF Clay Shoot event on April 12 is open for registration and sponsorship opportunities. Sign up now! Click the links below for details and online registration.
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By John Burnham on February 5, 2014
Kimberly Linn spotlights the Soldier's Best Friend program in her story published in the Moon Valley Tattler (January 2014, begins pg. 3). Mark, a veteran program graduate, shares his story and the ways his training with his service dog Logan has impacted his life in positive ways. Kimberly interviewed several SBF representatives, veteran program graduate, SBF board members, and a volunteer therapist, to share information from various perspectives. Read More →
By John Burnham on January 27, 2014
Soldier's Best Friend thanks the Legacy Foundation of Southeast Arizona for choosing our organization as one of its 17 grant recipients. Read more in the Jan. 23 article in the Sierra Vista Herald. Read More →
By Sarahbeth on November 13, 2013
Read about just one of the inspiring stories of an SBF veteran/dog team. Ryan and Tigger have an amazing connection and have truly saved one another.
CLICK HERE: http://www.kpho.com/story/23961891/arizona-veteran-is-paired-with-dog-he-believes-saved-his-life Read More →
By Sarahbeth on November 11, 2013
Joanna Nellans, at The Daily Courier in Prescott, sits down with SBF member Liana Rowe and veteran/dog team James and Rocco to talk about SBF and what it has done for those living with PTSD/TBI.
CLICK HERE: http://www.prescottaz.com/main.asp?FromHome=1&TypeID=1&ArticleID=125236&SectionID=1&SubSectionID=1086 Read More →
By John Burnham on November 6, 2013
On Monday Nov. 4th Arizona Horizon Channel 8 PBS did a feature on two of our veterans Mac & Jason. We want to thank channel 8 for their support of our veterans and SBF.
The clip can be viewed by going to this link. http://www.azpbs.org/arizonahorizon/play.php?vidId=6310 Read More →
By John Burnham on November 5, 2013
On Sunday, November 3rd Soldier's Best Friend received a very generous donation from Tyler; who is doing an Eagle Scout service project. Tyler collected a whole truck load of dog related items that were donated to him. Toys, food bowls, crates, leashes and food. He cam all the way to us from Chandler, and brought his Mother and Grandfather, a highly decorated retired Navy Captain to help him.
Thanks Tyler for going the extra mile for our Veterans and their Best Friends!
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By Sarahbeth on August 23, 2013
We are honored to share a letter of gratitude from Norm G, this issue's featured veteran, who tells us how the support of Dog Bless You, Sundance and Soldier's Best Friend have affected his life. Like Norm, we are truly thankful for our sponsors and for his success. Keep up the good work Norm and Sundance!
I have been the proud keeper of a beautiful black Labradorfor the last several months; this has been the courtesy of Soldiers Best Friend through their… Read More →
By John Burnham on August 1, 2013
Please come visit our booth at the Glendale Dog Days of Summer this Saturday, August 3rd. The event is focused on service dogs and takes place at Historic Downtown Glendale/Murphy Park (58th and Glendale avenues). Dogs are welcome!
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