Every year, America's VetDogs hosts several special events.

Participants in the 2015 LI Run and Dog Walk.We are fortunate that many supporters, including individuals and civic and charitable organizations host special events for our benefit in which we receive a portion of the proceeds.  For more information about attending an event, being an event sponsor, or hosting an event to benefit VetDogs, please contact our Development Department at 631-930-9050 or e-mail info@VetDogs.org.

Learn more about hosting a fundraiser of your own by clicking here.

America's VetDogs Hosted Events

America's VetDogs Freedom Run & Dog Walk Series

We are excited to present the America's VetDogs Freedom Run & Dog Walk Series – a series of three virtual run/walk fundraising events to challenge you until we can all meet again at the start line.  With virtual events being held in April, July, and November, we hope to provide inspiration for an amazing year.  You can help make a difference in the lives of veterans and first responders by registering for the America's VetDogs Freedom Run & Dog Walk Series. Participants can choose to run in a 5K timed race, walk the 5K or take a 2-mile family-friendly walk with or without their pup. Learn More

Community Fundraising Events


Dr. Robert Gluck’s Annual Polar Plunge

Dr. Robert Gluck’s Annual Polar Plunge took place on Super Bowl Sunday at Sunken Meadow. As of now, more than $7,000 was raised to benefit America’s VetDogs. To learn more or to donate, click here. If you would like to purchase a polar plunge shirt click here


September 18, 2021 – A Salute to Soldiers – Agawam, MA

This is the 3rd Annual Fundraiser hosted by Jack Chamberland in partnership with BarRated Trivia. The event will be held at the Polish Club of Agawam and will begin at 3:00 p.m.  Tickets are available on Eventbrite CLICK HERE for $20 – just type in "A Salute to Soldiers". Don’t be late, as you won’t want to miss out on all the fun! There will be a BBQ buffet, raffle prizes, live music, and of course pups in training from the VetDogs organization! A graduate from the America’s VetDogs program may also be in attendance. To learn more visit A Salute to Soldiers.


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Laffey International is pleased to announce a new relationship with the Guide Dog Foundation and America’s VetDogs or 2019. 

For all supporters, employees and volunteers of The Guide Dog Foundation and/or America’s VetDogs  who select BHHS Laffey International for their real estate needs, BHHS Laffey International will donate 20 percent of any real estate transaction commission, whether you buy, sell or rent, to the Guide Dog Foundation or America’s VetDogs. 

For more information please contact BHHS Laffey International Licensed RE Salesperson, Guide Dog Foundation Volunteer and Puppy Raiser Jimmy Tubbs at 516-384-0832.

Special Thanks

Last fiscal year, the following individuals, service clubs, and corporations have hosted fundraisers raising $10,000 or more on behalf of America’s VetDogs.  We are grateful for their efforts to support veterans and first responders with disabilities.

Friends of America’s VetDogs



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