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Verizon Supports Semper K9 for Military Appreciation Month

Working Together to Support Veterans and Their Families, Semper K9 and Verizon Come Together in a Strategic Partnership (May 18, 2020) Quantico, VA- Joining forces to help those who dedicated their lives to our country, Semper K9 is proud to announce their collaboration with Verizon. Verizon has teamed up with Army veteran-owned apparel company, Call…

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Semper K9 Renames Stream in Catlett to “Courage Creek”

Catlett, VA-November 11, 2019- Nationally recognized veteran service organization, Semper K9 Assistance Dogs, announced today that their application with the US Board of Geographical Names (USGS) for a stream name change had been approved. Semper K9 purchased 33 acres in Fauquier County in 2017 and went to work to get a stream that ran through…

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Can Your Dog Win Gold at the 3rd Annual Dog Olympics?

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 28, 2019 Contact: Amanda Baity amanda@semperk9.org 571-494-5144, ext. 2 Can Your Dog Win Gold at the 3rd Annual Dog Olympics? Quantico, VA- For the third year, local nonprofit Semper K9 is hosting their dog Olympics, the Obedience Olympiad. This family-friendly event will be sure to have everyone’s tail wagging…

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Semper K9 Supports the PAWS Act of 2019

Congress Introduces PAWS Act (Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers) of 2019 Florida Republican Congressman John Rutherford is sponsoring the bill Washington, D.C. – The PAWs Act was introduced to Congress June 5th by Congressman John Rutherford and, if passed, will require the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide service dogs to veterans diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress…

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Semper K9 Partners with Cargill Feed & Nutrition

Quantico, VA-  Cargill Feed & Nutrition (CFN US) expands its community enrichment reach with the help of customers, Tractor Supply Co. and non-profit, Semper K9 Assistance Dogs. Semper K9 is a family founded and operated organization located just outside of Quantico, Virginia. Founded by USMC combat veteran Christopher Baity and his wife Amanda, their team…

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Semper K9 Assistance Dogs Honored at Hero’s Journey Gala at Arena Stage

Quantico, VA- During The John P. Mayhugh Foundation’s annual Hero’s Journey Gala in DC, Semper K9 Assistance Dogs was awarded the ‘Thank You for Making a Difference’ award for its outstanding service to the veteran community. Also honored was U.S. Representative Brian J. Mast (FL-18). He received the Hero’s Journey Lifetime Achievement Award which recognized…

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Semper K9 Assistance Dogs Nominated for Vettys® Award

Quantico, VA- Nationally recognized veteran service organization, Semper K9 Assistance Dogs, has been nominated for Academy of United States Veterans Veterans Awards (Vettys®.) Semper K9’s mission is to enhance the quality of life of wounded service members and their families by providing them custom-trained service dogs. Utilizing rescue dogs from high-kill shelters and some donated…

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