Your help matters to all dogs like me!
Below are some stats about my rescue friends and also my humans that served in the military.
- An estimated 20 military veterans commit suicide daily. Many veterans battling PTSD are on 10 or more medications. Service dogs have proven to reduce or eliminate entirely the need for medication use, while also reducing thoughts of suicide, depression and anxiety in veterans.
- K9s for Warriors has rescued 1,259 dogs since 2011
- K9s for Warriors has rescued 653 Warriors since 2011
- Approximately 3.3 million dogs enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide every year.
- Each year, approximately 670,000 dogs in shelters are euthanized.
- Approximately 1.6 million dogs are adopted each year.