Congrats to the Grads!
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by Danielle Garroutte
2M ago
Let’s give a big round of applause to our newest Assistance Dog graduates! This past March, our San Antonio team hosted the most recent Client Training and Assistance Dog Graduation ceremony, celebrating our two newest Assistance Dog Teams. For those who may not know what Client Training entails, it is two intensive weeks of training where both humans and canines work together to learn and understand each other. There, they take their first steps to build a lifelong bond and relationship. After successfully completing Client Training, we honored and celebrated these two teams at The University ..read more
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A Salute to Service: Paws for Purple Hearts San Diego Graduation
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by Gregory DeSantis
3M ago
On March 23rd, 2024, Paws for Purple Hearts San Diego hosted their 2024 Service Dog Graduation Ceremony! Marking the culmination of a two-week client training period and the beginning of life-changing partnerships, Veterans George Bessen and Nicholas Rusanoff took center stage alongside their newly placed Service Dogs, Lofstedt and Nina, at the graduation ceremony. The post A Salute to Service: Paws for Purple Hearts San Diego Graduation appeared first on Paws For Purple Hearts ..read more
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A Brief History of Service Dogs
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by Genevieve Timpone
6M ago
As far as providing companionship, dogs have been man’s best friend for at least 14,000 years! When exactly dogs were first used to help people with disabilities remains a mystery, but ancient artwork from Pompei and China, appear to depict scenes in which dogs are being used to guide people with visual impairments. The post A Brief History of Service Dogs appeared first on Paws For Purple Hearts ..read more
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New Year, New Year Adventures for You and Your Dog in 2024!
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by Gregory DeSantis
6M ago
As we embark on a brand-new year, what better way to kick it off than by setting exciting goals for you and your faithful companion? Whether you're a seasoned adventurer or a couch-loving duo, 2024 is the perfect time to explore new horizons and create lasting memories with your dog! In this post, we'll guide you through the process of setting goals for fun activities and suggest dog-friendly destinations to make this year unforgettable for both you and your pup. The post New Year, New Year Adventures for You and Your Dog in 2024! appeared first on Paws For Purple Hearts ..read more
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Winter Pet Safety
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by Danielle Garroutte
7M ago
The holidays are here and winter is coming! While the holiday season primarily revolves around gift-giving and spending time with loved ones, it’s important to keep in mind that this season also brings on harsh weather that could affect your pets. At Paws for Purple Hearts, the safety of our Service Dogs-in-Training is of the utmost importance. The post Winter Pet Safety appeared first on Paws For Purple Hearts ..read more
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A 2023 Guide: The Best Dog Toys and Treats for Holiday Gifting!
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by Gregory DeSantis
8M ago
Let's face the facts; gifts are hard to pick out for people, but when it comes to our dogs, choosing the perfect gift can be both fun and rewarding! Dogs have a way of melting our hearts with their unconditional love and boundless energy, making the holiday season the perfect time to show them some extra appreciation. The post A 2023 Guide: The Best Dog Toys and Treats for Holiday Gifting! appeared first on Paws For Purple Hearts ..read more
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Here Come the Graduates!
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by Danielle Garroutte
9M ago
At Paws for Purple Hearts, we believe that dogs have the power to change a Warrior’s life. Through providing canine-assisted therapy and Service Dogs to Veterans facing mobility challenges or trauma-related conditions, Paws for Purple Hearts maintains a lasting commitment to serving the American heroes that sacrificed so much for our nation. Did you know that through a legacy gift to Paws for Purple Hearts, you can ensure that our vital mission continues to thrive long into the future, bringing hope, healing, and independence to those who need it most? The post Here Come the Graduates! appeare ..read more
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Honoring Heroes Through Your Lasting Legacy
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by Danielle Stockbridge
10M ago
At Paws for Purple Hearts, we believe that dogs have the power to change a Warrior’s life. Through providing canine-assisted therapy and Service Dogs to Veterans facing mobility challenges or trauma-related conditions, Paws for Purple Hearts maintains a lasting commitment to serving the American heroes that sacrificed so much for our nation. Did you know that through a legacy gift to Paws for Purple Hearts, you can ensure that our vital mission continues to thrive long into the future, bringing hope, healing, and independence to those who need it most? The post Honoring Heroes Through Your Las ..read more
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Another Year of Success
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by Danielle Garroutte
10M ago
The Warrior’s Cookout Fundraiser at PPH San Antonio has come and gone, and what another success it was! The team hosted their 2nd Annual Warrior’s Cookout on-site at their new facility, located on the Northwest side of San Antonio, off of I-10 West. Similar to last year, this year’s Warrior's Cookout included local veteran’s resources, delicious BBQ from a veteran-owned business, fun activities, a puppy pool party, and a newly added Silent Auction! Our community partners at Valor Healthcare, Arfordable Dog Training, Skylar Blue, and Women Veterans of San Antonio, came out to share information ..read more
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It Was A Hole In One At The 10th Annual Joseph P. Caggiano Memorial Golf Tournament!
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by Genevieve Timpone
11M ago
It’s International Assistance Dog Day! Today, we’re taking the time to show our gratitude to our superhero dogs and all the Assistance Dogs around the world. While it’s crucial to know where we stand today in terms of service and assistance animals, it’s worth it to look back and see how far we’ve come in aiding vulnerable communities with the help of service animals. The post It Was A Hole In One At The 10th Annual Joseph P. Caggiano Memorial Golf Tournament! appeared first on Paws For Purple Hearts ..read more
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