Love American Style; Afghanistan dog now living the good life!

elaine | January 25, 2011

Last May we told you the story of a group of Fort Carson soldiers stationed in Afghanistan that had been “adopted” by a little blonde dog named Babe. The soldiers wanted to get her home and they couldn’t arrange that themselves, but one soldier’s wife decided that she would arrange to ship the dog and [...]

Babe is home!!!

elaine | May 18, 2010

Good news!  Our Afghanistan pup is stateside!  That’s right our beloved “Babe” has flown into the US and has met her new family.  This is the dog that we featured last month here on the Dog Blog.  Her story got a lot of response and many readers chipped in to help bring her home.  Her [...]

Help bring Babe home!

elaine | April 15, 2010

  
I rarely solicit for causes, but this one is pretty cool and I hope you can help.
     A group of Fort Carson soldiers in Afghanistan have made a close friend, and they need our help bringing her home.
    “Babe” started hanging around some of our soldiers in Afghanistan.     Devon Warren is the wife of one of [...]

Dog welcomes here soldier home

elaine | November 17, 2009

We have all seen soldiers coming home and their loving family running up to them, but this is the first pet/soldier reunion I have ever seen and I have to say I love this video.  As anyone who knows dogs can tell this dog is BEYOND happy when she spots her owner.  National Guardsman, Lt. Andrew Schmidt [...]

Give a disabled vet the freedom they have given you

elaine | November 11, 2009

 
This Veteran’s Day you can help disabled vet and give an unwanted dog a second chance.  Freedom Service Dogs based right here in Colorado was founded in 1987 as a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization to help disabled people get trained service dogs.  Since then Freedom Service Dogs has become one of the leading service dog training [...]