We are so proud to share five recent service dog placements! With the guidance of Hero Dogs trainers, these teams have worked hard to form working partnerships and loving bonds. Hero Dogs Captain Robert Hogan, USN, aka Hero Dogs Hoagie, and U.S. Air Force Veteran Kim. Hero Dogs Grace Derby Banker, aka Hero Dogs Derby, […]
Hero Dogs on Live TV!
Check out Executive Director Nikki and dog trainer Sabrina with Hero Dogs Fiona and Hero Dogs Travis talking about our mission on Fox 5 DC‘s Zip Trip finale on Friday morning at National Harbor!
Facility Dogs Settle into their New Roles
Four Hero Dogs found their perfect careers as facility dogs this spring! Hero Dogs CAPT Brian T. Smith, USN (Ret.), aka Hero Dogs Skipper, is at Century Mental Health. Hero Dogs LCpl Holly A. Charette, aka Hero Dogs Holly, is working in private practice at Katie Kuhn Counseling. Hero Dogs 1ST LT Robert Leroy Sprout, […]
Check Out Our Latest Newsletter!
Our latest newsletter is up with plenty of updates on your favorite Hero Dogs. This issue’s facility dog spotlight features Hero Dogs Sandy, who works at the Maryland State Police Office of the State Fire Marshal. Click here to read the newsletter and here to sign up for Hero Dogs emails.
Congratulations to our 2022 Hero Dogs Graduates! We are so proud to recognize the following service dog, facility dog, skilled home companion, and therapy dog graduating teams: Not pictured: Service dog Hero Dogs Tito and his partner Don.
Hero Dogs 5K9!
Update: Another successful Hero Dogs 5K9 is in the books! A HUGE thank you to everyone who participated by running, walking, fundraising, sponsoring, donating, sharing, and cheering us on. We had participants from 12 states plus DC! We are so grateful and proud to announce over $28,000 was raised for Hero Dogs! Visit our Instagram […]