To be dedicated October 2013!
Monument to Military Working Dogs
For the first time in U.S. Military history, working dogs have been elevated to National Monument status by congressional law (Public Law 110-181, Section 2877). The bronze statues of the four primary dog breeds (Doberman Pinscher, German Shepherd, Labrador Retriever, and Belgian Malinois) and dog handler will represent the crucial part dogs played in four major conflict periods: World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Military Working Dogs deserve to be honored because they have saved thousands of American lives since WWII, and at the same time provided companionship and support to our active duty service people. The National Monument will be dedicated in October 2013 at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX, where the military working dog teams are trained.
Help raise $1 MILLION for the Military Working Dogs Monument
Natural Balance® has partnered with the Petco Foundation to raise one million dollars for the Military Working Dogs Monument. You can help build the National Monument for Military Working Dogs and their Handlers by donating to the John Burnam Monument Foundation or by purchasing Natural Balance Limited Edition Jerky Bark treats available at Petco stores nationwide and online. To learn more about the Monunment for Military Working Dogs and their Handlers, please visit the John Burnam Monument Foundation website: www.jbmf.us.
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Two Ways to Help Support the Monument for Military Working Dogs and their Handlers
1. Donate by visiting www.jbmf.us or click the “Donate Now” button below to help build the National Monument for Military Working Dogs and their Handlers at Lackland Airforce Base.
2. Buy 12 oz. Limited Edition Natural Balance Jerky Bark Treats at Petco!
All proceeds from the sale of 12 oz. Natural Balance Limited Edition Jerky Bark Treats at Petco will be donated to fund this national monument honoring Military Working Dogs.