In the News

“4 Pets For Vets” campaign on 100.7 KSLX radio

Mark & NeanderPaul’s “4 Pets For Vets” campaign on 100.7 KSLX radio is ramping up this week with a soft opening. They plan to launch the campaign on Thursday at Desert Diamond Casino, a major sponsor of the campaign. Next week, June 17-21, Mark and NeaderPaul will...

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SBF on Channel 12

Watch for us on the Channel 12 Arizona Midday show on Wednesday, May 15, at 1:00 pm Arizona time. Channel 12 is spotlighting Luke Air Force Base during the two weeks leading up to Memorial Day. Soldier’s Best Friend has the opportunity to raise public awareness as...

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SBF on Good Morning Arizona

Did you see us on Good Morning Arizona (local channels 3 and 5) on Wednesday, February 20? Anchor Jaime Cerreta and her cameraman came to our campus in the wee hours to do multiple live segments during the show. She interviewed SBF board member, Marty Park, and one of...

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KSLX 100.7 4PetsForVets Campaign

During the third week of June, in tandem with PTSD Awareness Month, 100.7 KSLX radio hosted an on-air fundraiser to benefit the veterans and Arizona homeless dogs coming into our service/companion dog training program. Setting their original goal at...

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SBF in PetSmart Charities Ad

PetSmart Charities chose SBF for their ad campaign highlighting some of the nonprofits they support. We are very honored to be part of this and appreciate PetSmart Charities' support for our service dog training program. Below is a link to the 60-second ad...

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14-year-old Scout Helps SBF

Source: 12News website Watch the news story video With persistence, dedication and love, Hayden Larkin, a Boy Scout, has created one of the first dog agility courses in his troop. Hayden, from Surprise, is 14 years old and is currently a Life Scout with...

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SBF Alum Featured in LivAbility Magazine

As of June 20 of this year, 185 veteran and dog teams have successfully graduated the SBF program. Each of these teams have witnessed first-hand the undeniable advantages of having a "best friend" and battle buddy. While we are extremely proud of their...

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Peoria Today Highlights SBF Mission

Soldier’s Best Friend was honored to join the Saguaro Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution as they hosted one of their monthly meetings. While there, Damian, who is our Director of Veteran Services, and his best friend Bella represented SBF and the extensive...

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SBF on ABC15 Arizona: Memorial Day

Soldier's Best Friend (SBF) is dedicated to reducing the symptoms some combat veterans face once their final mission serving our country is complete by means of a service dog or therapeutic companion dog. A great example of our program is found in the veteran and dog...

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Rotary Event for SBF in the News

The Foothills Focus published an article on the front page of their March 8, 2017 issue highlighting the upcoming Rotary Club of Scottsdale North fundraising event for SBF. Tickets are available for this fun event on Saturday evening, March 18, at Pinnacle Peak...

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Peoria Chick-Fil-A and American Legion Auxiliary Sponsor Team

In honor of the World War I peace treaty signed at 11 a.m. on 11/11, the Arrowhead Chick-Fil-A donated 11% of their proceeds to the Peoria American Legion Auxiliary Unit 62. The Auxiliary raised the remaining funds to combine with this donation to sponsor a Soldier’s...

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SBF on Fox 10 Phoenix: Grand Opening of Training Campus

Soldier's Best Friend celebrated the Grand Opening of the new Training Campus on November 3, 2016. Fox 10 Phoenix interviewed Founder and Board President John Burnham, DVM about the important of the new Training Campus and the positive impact it will make.  ...

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