Save The Date: for March 6, 2020 for our Golf Tournament

The 7th Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament will again be held at the Del Mar Country Club Course. You can start signing up any time now!

Buy a Tile!

Be one of the first to buy a tile to help support our new Freedom Dogs Training Center

About Town Magazines includes a Freedom Dog in an article in their April magazine.

About Town Magazine includes Freedom Dogs in their April edition

Pura Vida offers a new way to support Freedom Dogs

Pura Vida makes beautiful, simple bracelets and they are making one that is to help support Freedom Dogs

Giving Back Magazine publishes “Feel Good Friday – Willy & Freedom Dogs”

Giving Back Magazine published an excellent article about our dogs

March 1st, 2019 – 6th Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament

SUCCESS for the 6th Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament on March 1st, 2019. The rain took a day off and it was a beautiful day

Freedom Dogs is accredited by Assistance Dogs International

Meet Our New Puppies

Freedom Dogs has new puppies in their training program.

Cowboy Chicken donates to Freedom Dogs

A big thank you to Cowboy Chicken for choosing Freedom Dogs as their charity of choice!

Ascension Leadership Academy raises money for Freedom Dogs

The Ascension Leadership Academy SD14 raised $130,700 for Freedom Dogs in the month of April

Golf Tournament Silent Auction

You now have the chance to “Buy It Now” on a number of the items that have been donated for our Golf Tournament Silent Auction. Check out the site and see what you just can’t live without! And be sure to check back in a few days to see if we have added any last minute items

March 1st, 2018 – 5th Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament

Our 5th Annual Golf Tournament was held again at the beautiful Del Mar Country Club.  It was a beautiful day for dogs and golfers and spectators

Doug Tower featured one of our Marines in a new video

Doug Tower directed a film documentary about Richard Gonzalez, one of the Marines who has worked with Freedom Dogs. It is called “Every Seat Has A Story “Richard”

Del Sol Lions Club fund raiser for Freedom Dogs

On May 14, 2017, the Del Sol Lions Club held a music festival and donated their tips of $1000 to Freedom Dogs

Lori Walton, Freedom Dogs’ Board member, honored for her service.

Freedom Dogs’ Board member, Lori Walton, was honored for her volunteer service

Jay Paris interviewed one of our Marines

, Richard Gonzalez, for an article he wrote for The Coast News Group.

March 1st, 2017 – 4th Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament

March 1st, 2017 – 4th Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament Pictures and information from the big day!

July 12, 2016 – Special savings for Smile.Amazon.com Prime members

July 12th is “Prime Day” for smile.amazon.com Prime members. And remember that everything you buy from smile.amazon.com, if you choose Freedom Dogs as your charity, will earn a donation from Amazon to Freedom Dogs. We very much appreciate all of you who are already using this service

Sept. 14th, 2016 – Beth Russell will speak at Anaheim United Methodist Church

Beth Russell, with JJ the Partner Dog, will speak at the Anaheim Unified Methodist Church PEO group

July 14th, 2016 – USS Midway Museum “Live the Adventure”

Freedom Dogs to participate in a panel discussion at the USS Midway Museum quarterly dinner

May 20th, 2016 Beth Russell will speak to the Vet Tech students at Mt. SAC

Beth Russell will speak to Veterinary Technician students at Mount San Antonio College

May 18, 2016 – Eighth Annual Senior Showcase at Olympia Highschool

Olympia High School Senior Class has selected Freedom Dogs for their Senior Project

April 23, 2016 – Our own Meribeth (Beth) Russell honored at Volunteer Recognition Breakfast

Our own Meribeth (Beth) Russell was honored at Volunteer Recognition Breakfast hosted by Councilwoman Lorie Zapf

April 26, 2016 – Beth Russell spoke with Veterinary Technician Students

Beth Russell, President and Lead Trainer, gave a presentation to the Veterinary Technician students at Mount San Antonio College on April 26, 2016 at the request of Barbara Crane, the teacher of the class.

March 11, 2016 – 3rd Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament – Public Event

March 11, 2016 – The 3rd Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament was held on March 11, 2016 at Arrowood Golf Course in Oceanside.

The Patriots Initiative and The Patriots Connection Accreditation

Freedom Dogs is accredited by The Patriots Initiative and The Patriots Connection

October 13, 2015 – Freedom Dogs will attend the GI Film Festival San Diego

October 13, 2015, 8 am to 10 am: Freedom Dogs attended the beginning of the GI Film Festival San Diego and was interviewed by Heather Lake from FOX

October 16, 2015 – Screening of “Max” on the USS Midway

Freedom Dogs representatives will be on the Flight Deck of the USS Midway just prior to the showing of the new movie “Max.”

November 21, 2015 – North County Veterans Alliance Golf Tournament

Golfers can visit with Freedom Dogs at one of the holes at the St. Mark Golf Course San Marcos. We will see you there

April 17-19, 2015 – Antique Show

Once again Freedom Dogs participated in the Antique Show in Del Mar.

April 29th, 2015, Volunteer Fair at MCAS Miramar – Private Event

We will be providing information to military families regarding volunteer opportunities with Freedom Dogs

May 2nd, 2015, Operation Thin Mint – Private Event

Freedom Dogs was honored to be included for the second year for the Girl Scouts kick-off of Operation Thin Mint

May 2nd, 2015 – USO 74th Stars and Stripes Gala – Private Event

Freedom Dogs will be guests of Lori Walton at the USO 74th Stars and Stripes Gala

May 11th, 2015, Anaheim United Methodist Church, Circle of Hope – Private Event

Freedom Dogs presented information on PTSD and the use of Freedom Dogs’ Specialty Service Dogs as a therapeutic enhancement to wounded warriors’ rehabilitation

June 13th, 2015, Girl Scouts – Redlands – Private Event

June 15th, 2015, Escondido Republican Club lunch – Private Event

Freedom Dogs will be presenting information on PTSD and the use of Freedom Dogs’ Specialty Service Dogs as a therapeutic enhancement to wounded warriors’ rehabilitation

2nd Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament

The 2nd Annual Freedom Dogs Golf Tournament was held March 13th, 2015 at The Crossings at Carlsbad.

Even The Devil Can’t Fool A Dog

On February 4, 2015, Beth Ford Roth of KPBS San Diego Public Radio began a multi-day series on Freedom Dogs’ own Carlos Cruz and Logan. It is published online on KPBS’s “Home Post The Military Life.”

American Red Cross Real Hero Awards

Melissa Ramirez and Gunner, her Freedom Dog, were awarded the 2014 American Red Cross, San Diego / Imperial Counties Chapter, Real Hero Award

Dog News 2014 Annual Issue

Dog News article page 1

Freedom Dogs was featured in The Dog News Annual 2014 magazine released at the Westminster Dog Show this year

Beth Russell Interviewed on PAWsitive Radio

Freedom Dogs’ founder and board member Beth Russell discussed Freedom Dogs’ mission and conception as a guest on the PAWsitive Radio podcast with host Charmaine Hammond

Freedom Dogs Featured on Nurse.com

Freedom Dogs and founder Beth Russell were featured on Nurse.com, in an article titled “RN pairs service dogs with veterans through nonprofit Freedom Dogs.”