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  • Welcoming Spring with a New Service Dog

    Hayden Frye / March 23, 2021
    As the days grow longer and the weather warms up, American Humane is excited to celebrate the onset of spring with a graduation from our Pups4PatriotsTM program. The Pups4Patriots program…
  • Throw a Bone to K9 Veterans on March 13

    Hayden Frye / March 11, 2021
    Seventy-nine years ago, the United States Army began training dogs for its formally established War Dog Program, colloquially known as the K9 Corps. Throughout the decades, a lot has changed…
  • American Humane Welcomes Bogi Home!

    Savannah Young / February 19, 2021
    This week, we welcomed retired Military Working Dog Bogi back home to the United States! The five-year-old Belgian Malinois completed her journey across the Pacific Ocean, traveling from Iwakuni, Japan…
  • Celebrate Veterans with Paws on Veterans Day

    Hayden Frye / November 9, 2020
    This Veterans Day American Humane is co-hosting a special event to honor the service and legacy of K-9 veterans and their handlers. Together with the USS Constitution Museum, American Humane…
  • Service Dogs Change Lives Amidst Pandemic

    Hayden Frye / October 27, 2020
    For more than 100 years, American Humane has worked alongside the U.S. Armed Forces, supporting animals, troops and the bond that the two share. As the novel coronavirus has upended…
  • National Service Dog Month

    September 24, 2020
    September is National Service Dog Month, a time devoted to raising awareness and showing appreciation for the extraordinary work service dogs do every day for the people in their care.…
  • K-9 Hero Brought Home on 9/11

    Hayden Frye / September 18, 2020
    On the nineteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, American Humane helped a K-9 hero complete his journey of 6,700 miles around the globe. Military Working Dog Ramos was stationed in…
  • Dog Days of Summer Produce Three New Pups4Patriots Teams

    Savannah Young / August 12, 2020
    Despite the summer heat waves and a raging international pandemic, three more new veteran and service dog teams have graduated from American Humane’s life-changing, life-saving Pups4PatriotsTM program: Veteran Jessica with…