Tag Archives: military working dogs

Honoring Our 4-Legged Soldiers on K-9 Veterans’ Day

Posted on: March 14, 2016 - No Comments

K-9 Veterans represent an elite class of dogs who work and train hard to assist our troops in protecting our home and freedom. Today, I would like to share with you a history and background of Military Working Dogs in honor of their handwork and dedication to our country.  History Brave animal mascots and pets Read More

Positively Dog Training Episode 507

Posted on: December 17, 2015 - No Comments

Victoria and Holly talk about the viral story of a military working dog and his handler that were injured during a building search and chat with founder of Mission K-9 Rescue, an organization helping similar dogs and handlers.

Positively Dog Training Episode 404

Posted on: May 10, 2015 - No Comments

Victoria and Holly talk about Holly’s interesting experience sitting next to a military working dog on her flight. State Farm Arson Dog Program Coordinator Heather Paul joins the show to chat about Victoria’s ‘Arson Dogs’ series and upcoming Arson Awareness Week. And Victoria answers some tricky ‘Ask Victoria’ questions.

Veterans Fight for Their K-9 Partners

Posted on: July 28, 2014 - 2 Comments

They are the silent partners of brave soldiers, risking their lives daily without a moment's hesitation. And yet many of them spend their last days in an animal shelter or in a government facility, often times not even in the United States. Veterans are fighting for U.S. military working dogs to be given greater respect and Read More