Puppy Sponsorship Program
Donation of $2500 or $5000 (Individual, Group, or Corporate)
All donations are tax deductible
- Sponsor has naming privileges for puppy. (BOD Approval)
- Receive pictures of your puppy along with T-shirts
- Receive logo car stickers
- Presence on Smoky Mountain Service Dogs web site
- Name on dog's service vest
- Visits/email updates on dog's progress
- Not all puppies will successfully complete the training program or meet the criteria for placement. Puppies sponsored for a donation of $2500 will not be replaced with another puppy. Those puppies sponsored by a donation of $5000 will be replaced until the sponsored puppy completes the SMSD program.
SMSD has been awarded Gold Star Accreditation by Assistance Dogs International. This validates that the facilities and operation of the SMSD program meets or exceeds ADI standards.
Marine Veteran Chris and SMSD "Millie" graduated Oct. 22nd
Congratulations to recent graduates US Army and Vietnam veteran Ike Weaver and SMSD "Nitro" and US Air Force and Special Operations veteran Daniel Belcher with SMSD "Stryker"
A Salute to Air Force Veteran Billy Marshall and his SMSD "Lucy"
"Friends", a Message From Our Dogs
Written by Mitch Townley specifically as Theme Song for Smoky Mountain Service Dogs
US Army Veteran Kevin Jankoski with "Blitz", his SMSD mobility assistance dog. Graduated Oct. 16th
Marine Veteran SGT. Bradley Walker with "Bella", his SMSD mobility assistance dog.
Smoky Mountain Service Dogs "Tribute to Our Military"
Each Smoky Mountain Service Dog puppy is hand selected by our trainers and the majority will come from reputable breeders. Appropriate shelter/rescue dogs may also be considered.
Volunteer Dennis Tissot Training Bella and Blitz
Smoky Mountain Service Dogs now accepting Preliminary Applications.