K9s For Warriors Overview

  • www.k9sforwarriors.org
  • Ponte Vedra, FL
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • 2011
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Social Services
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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Founded in 2011 as a 501(c)3 organization by Shari Duval, K9s For Warriors has become the nation's largest provider of service canines for post-9/11 veterans suffering from PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury and/or MIlitary Sexual Trauma. The program offers an innovative approach to ...
Mission: K9s For Warriors is ending veteran suicide and returning our warriors to a life of dignity and independence. We rescue and train shelter dogs to be paired as Service Dogs for warriors with service-connected Post-Traumatic Stress, Traumatic Brain Injury and/or Military Sexual ...

K9s For Warriors Reviews

3.8
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Rory Diamond
Rory Diamond
8 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"You can't call it Work if you Love what you do!"

Mar 3, 2021 - Operations Manager in Ponte Vedra, FL
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The stakes are higher- The stakes are simply higher when you are dealing with a cause close to your heart. Concrete results or clear benchmarks of success can be difficult to spot-Employees in

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Company Updates

January 24, 2019
We are expanding to Texas in 2019! Augmenting our two main campuses in Florida will be the Petco Foundation Canine Center in San Antonio. In partnership with The City of San Antonio Animal Care Services, we'll open a center there where eligible dogs will be held and trained basic obedience while awaiting transfer to our Florida locations. As the project gets underway, we'll be hiring for more positions. Keep up-to-date on our website's career page: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQbht.

K9s For Warriors Awards & Accolades

  • BBB Wise Giving Alliances Accredited CharityBBB - Better Business Bureau2019
  • Platinum Seal of TransparencyGuideStar2018

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