Service Dog Kimberly Commissioned

Service dog Kimberly was officially commissioned into service to Veterans on Thursday, August 9, at the Salisbury VA.  Kimberly is now the service dog for the Specialized Inpatient Posttraumatic Stress Treatment Program (SIPU). Read the Article

Service Dog Honors Hero and Serves Veteran

Hear a veteran share her story about life with her service dog and the hero that dog is named after.

Patriot Rovers Graduates Newest Group of Service Dogs, Families Meet Dogs

A group of highly trained dogs graduated the Patriot Rovers program to help wounded veterans. Each psychiatric service dog is named after a fallen soldier and paired with a soldier who’s returned home wounded from war. Families of the fallen heroes joined the wounded veterans for the ceremony and met the dogs honoring their loved ones. […]

Students host “Donate to Dogs” fundraiser

Pet lovers got the chance to let their dogs play and visit with other dogs on Sunday. It’s part of the “Donate To Dogs” fundraiser hosted by the fifth graders in the nature club at St. Pius X.  

Patriot Rover Named for Fallen Soldier

Patriot Rovers provides trained service dogs to veterans with PTSD and/or Traumatic Brain Injuries. The dogs are named after soldiers who have made the ultimate sacrifice as a result of their service to our country. Jeremy McQueary, will be honored by this living memorial to his service.  

Service Dogs Aid Wounded Soldiers and Honor Heroes

Patriot Rovers finish training, and honor the memories of fallen heroes as they help veterans cope with PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injuries. Read the Article.

Thompson Square Speaks Out for Patriot Rovers

Country music Grammy nominees ‘Thompson Square’ and their puppy Etta team up with Purina Dog Chow for the Dog Families Know project to help veterans. Between now and July 31, 2012, for every pet story posted Purina will donate $1 to Patriot Rovers, an amazing non-profit organization committed to rescuing and training psychiatric service dogs […]

Thompson Square Teams Up to Help Patriot Rovers

Grammy nominees, husband and wife country music duo ‘Thompson Square’ teamed up with Purina Dog Chow to help raise funds for Patriot Rovers, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing service dogs to veterans . These dogs are trained to help with PTSD and brain injuries. For every story and/or photo posted to ‘Facebook/DogChow’ Purina will […]

Purina Dog Chow Helps Patriot Rovers

Purina Dog Chow is partnering with Patriot Rovers, an amazing organization committed to rescuing and training Psychiatric Service Dogs that will provide medical alert and intervention 24-hours a day to veterans with PTSD. For every post on ‘Dog Families Know’ at Facebook/DogChow Nestlé Purina PetCare Company will donate $1 to Patriot Rovers.

Rover Service Dog Meets the Mother of Fallen Soldier Namesake

Patriot Rover Kimberly meets Ann Hampton, mother of Captain Kimberly Hampton who was killed when her chopper was shot down over Iraq in January of 2004. Rover Kimberly is a psychiatric service dog for soldiers with PTSD, named in honor of Captain Kimberly Hampton, the first female to be killed in combat in the USA. […]