What’s the Difference between Service Dog, Emotional Support Dog, and Therapy Dog? Some dogs serve very specific purposes.
Toxic Algae Blooms – What Are They? Although it is well documented that pets can die from drinking toxic algae blooms, it is not well known by most pet owners.
National PTSD Awareness Month is observed annually in June. The month is dedicated to raising awareness about the condition and how to access treatment.
Hot Dog Warm Weather Tips can help your dog avoid heatstroke. Be prepared, and be safe while enjoying outdoor activities with your pup during the hot summer months.
Volunteers are the lifeblood of K9 Partners for Patriots. Meet Cindy Dietrich, K9P4P Volunteer Coordinator (volunteer), and Rhonda Hicks, Program Support / K9P4P Board Member.
A hotel guest with a disability who uses a service animal must be provided the same opportunity to reserve any available room at the hotel as other guests without disabilities.
Misrepresentation of Service Dogs harms the disabled, confuses the public, and affects the reputation of legitimate service dog users. Fake service animals pose a danger to the public and genuine service dogs.
Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, U.S. businesses that serve the public are required to let service dogs go anywhere on the premises that customers are typically allowed, with few exceptions.
The PAWS Act – The Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act.
A K9 Partners for Patriots Vietnam War Veteran courageously shares a glimpse of what living with PTSD is like. These types of stories are rarely shared by veterans in this type of forum. We are honored that Jerry trusts us to share his story with you.
Some dogs serve very specific purposes and require special kinds of training to be able to work and provide the assistance their handler needs, 24/7.
It is very important that a dog is available when a veteran is ready to start the program. Not every veteran matches with the first dog they meet and it may take several meetings with various dogs before there is a match.