American Heroes Channel and the Huffington Post Announce Winner of the Second Annual “RED BANDANNA HERO AWARD” Semper K9 Founder Christopher Baity

– In the Spirit of Welles Remy Crowther, The Ultimate Everyday Hero By Whom This Award is Inspired, Baity to Be Honored for His Commitment to Serving the Veteran Community at the Nationally Televised Red Bandanna Football Game at Boston College on Friday, October 7th – – Crowther’s Story is Featured in the Recent Book ‘The […]

Semper K9 Graduates Four Service Dog Teams

By Amanda Baity | Photos by Rob Jinks, Rob Jinks Photography Local nonprofit, Semper K9 Assistance Dogs, celebrated the success of several of their service dogs in training with a graduation ceremony Thursday night at the Dale City Volunteer Fire Department Station 13.  Three of their current 10 program dogs along with three maintenance training teams […]

6 Steps To Choosing The Right Dog for your Lifestyle

By Christopher Baity There are many considerations when bringing a new dog into your home.  As a responsible pet owner, you’ll want to consider variables and options before making a final decision: care and training, cost, size, temperament, lifespan and appearance. Another important choice is the source of your dog.  While that “doggy in the […]

Remembering the Fallen: Marine Sgt Adam Cann

This Memorial Day we would like to begin Semper K9’s tradition of honoring those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. Our first service member that we want to remember and honor is Marine Corps Sgt Adam Leigh Cann. Sergeant Adam Leigh Cann, a Marine K-9 handler a few weeks shy of his 24th birthday, was killed […]

Semper K9 Appears on Good Morning Washington

Thank you to Good Morning Washington for having us on their program.

Semper K9’s First Annual Open House

Manassas, Virginia- Saturday April 16, 2016 Semper K9 Assistance Dogs held their 1st Annual Open House at ‘Camp Semper K9’ in Manassas. Represented at the event was Covert Security, Operation Paws for Homes, Northern Virginia Veterans Association, Americans in Wartime Museum, Manassas Young Marines, Iron Jaws K9, Walking with a Friend, Red Cross of Prince […]

Camp K9 Clean Up Day

Thank you to everyone who came out to assist with our first clean up day! We had 43 volunteers out at the farm helping us clean up brush, work on projects and operating heavy equipment. Special thank you to Capital Rentals for the equipment donation and Dan Vesek for bringing out your tractor! Photos by […]

Canine Good Citizen Testing CGC Test

Canine Good Citizen Testing CGC Test

Semper K9 Service Dog Infograhic for K9 Coaches

Are you interested in being a K9 Coach for Semper K9 and curious to know what it is all about? Check out this infograhic.    

Join the Battle Against PTSD & Support Service Dogs for Veterans

Semper K9 trains and provides service dogs to our wounded service members suffering from PTSD, TBI and Mobility Challenges. Using rescued and donated dogs we provide service dogs for psychiatric alert and mobility challenges free of charge to wounded service members and their eligible dependents. “They take animals that nobody wanted and a lot of […]