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Smoky of World War II recognized by U.S. War Dogs Association (photos, video)

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 in News | 0 comments

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Smoky the war dog was four pounds of talent, determination, courage and love. The Yorkshire terrier whose exploits during World War II won her international acclaim, and is buried at a memorial in Rocky River, just added another medal to those accolades. The U.S. War Dogs Association recently presented Smoky with a service award given to military canines who have served in America’s armed forces. Read...

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Pet Valu and U.S. War Dogs Team Up to Help Military Dogs Return Home from Overseas

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Pet stores raise money with limited-time American flag bandanas, July 4 – September 11 PARSIPPANY — Pet Valu, a premium pet supplies and accessories chain, andThe United States War Dogs Association are pairing up once again for their 7th annual Patriotic Pets campaign to support military service dogs. The fundraiser – which kicks off on the Fourth of July and runs through September 11 – invites Pet Valu customers to purchase an American flag bandana for five dollars or a Paper Paw to hang in the store’s window for an amount of their choosing. Pet Valu is located at 3053 Route 46, Morris Hills Shopping Center. Read...

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Military Dogs: The Story of Stormy and Ron Aiello

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017 in News | 0 comments

  Stormy stopped. She sensed something ahead. Danger. Her handler, Ron Aiello, didn’t see anything, but he had learned to trust the instincts of military dogs, especially Stormy’s. He dropped on one knee at her side, peering in the direction she was looking. It was just in time. Read...

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U.S. WAR DOGS MUSIC BUFFET EVENT

Posted by on Jan 14, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Press Release Immediate                   A NIGHT TO REMEMBER   U.S. WAR DOGS MUSIC BUFFET EVENT   TO BENEFIT: U.S. WAR DOGS ASSN. & LUCAS MAGAZINE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FEBRUARY 26, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 8:00  PM   East Bay Country Club Largo, Florida 702 Country Club Dr. Largo, FL 33771   Starring Famous Original Celebrity Chef and Culinary Rocker Johnny Ciao and Culinary All Stars Musicians    Tickets:  $50.00 each are available at: www.lucasmagazinefoundation.com/category/events   EVENT FACEBOOK PAGE:  www.facebook.com/uswardogs   To find out more about Johnny Ciao, Famous Celebrity Chef visit:  www.johnnyciao.com/ The US WAR Dogs Assn is a non-profit giving Honor Memory Awareness and Appreciation to our nations Hero Dogs who keep us safe secure and free.  www.k9wardogadvocates.com .  Bring a Toy or Treats for our Hero Dogs. List of needs available on www.uswardogs.org The Lucas Community Foundation is...

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USWDA Scholarship Fund – 2017

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The United States War Dogs Association Board of Directors has considered and approved a scholarship fund to be made available to MWD Handlers and/or their dependents. Read...

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US WAR DOGS MUSIC BUFFET

Posted by on Oct 6, 2016 in News | 0 comments

For Immediate Release: The Culinary Rocker JOHNNY CIAO has teamed up with Jeff Lucas and Jim Magazine, two well-known attorneys from New Port Richey Fla. to present the US WAR DOGS MUSIC BUFFET, an event to benefit the US WAR DOGS ASSOCIATION and the LUCAS/MAGAZINE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION. This music and food extravaganza will take place on Sunday February 26,, 2017 from 4-8 PM at the East Bay Country Club in Largo, Florida. The event raises necessary items and money for our K-9 friends and handlers who sacrifice their lives to keep us safe while in service us overseas. Proceeds will also benefit the Lucas/Magazine Community Foundation. The Lucas/Magazine Foundation operates exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, including but not limited to helping individuals and organizations in the community, focusing on veterans, children, first responders, and single parents. For more...

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