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From Homeless 2 Hero

Often considered unruly or skittish in a shelter environment, many high energy dogs never find a forever home and suffer the consequence millions of homeless pets face every day. The lucky pups saved …

Guide Dogs: From Puppies to Partners

Guide Dogs: From Puppies to Partners

Watching a visually impaired person navigate his way through busy city streets, you may think the guide dog is performing a task the person couldn’t perform alone; it may even appear that the dog is l…

Tempe K9s: Finding Drugs, Explosives and Bad Guys

Tempe K9s

Tempe K9s: Finding Drugs, Explosives and Bad Guys A few years ago in Tempe, two highly intoxicated brothers refused to be escorted from a bar. They began fighting with the bouncers and as they brandi…

Arizona Urban Search and Rescue Team K9 3-Oso Fire640-3

Arizona Urban Search and Rescue Team

Two missions stand out in John Dean’s service as a member of the Arizona Urban Search and Rescue Team (USAR), the 911 attack and the Oso Mud Slide in 2014. As he recalls his deployment to the 911 a…