2013 Fall Grants Awarded!
The Planet Dog Foundation (PDF), Planet Dog's non-profit, is proud to announce the recipients of $66,250 in new grants it has awarded to sixteen canine service organizations. The PDF grants will help fund assistance dog, therapy dog and search and rescue programs across the country and support a wide variety of non-profit programs that are helping children and adults with physical and developmental disabilities; injured service members; natural disaster survivors and many more people in need.
This year's recipients are as follows:
Assistance / Service Dog Programs
America's Vet Dogs - The Veteran's K-9 Corps, Inc.
Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc.
New Horizons Service Dogs, Inc.
Orange City, FL
Therapy Dog Programs
A Fair Shake for Youth, Inc. (AFSY)
New York City
Caregivers Volunteers of Central Jersey
Toms River, NJ
Paws for People Ð Pet-Assisted Visitation Volunteer Services, Inc.
SAR and Other Programs
American Scent Dog Association (ASDA)
Little Rock, AK
Detroit Public Safety Foundation (DPSF)
HOPE Animal-Assisted Crisis Response
MedStar Union Memorial Hospital (MUMH)
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation