After retiring from the military, many veterans struggle with day-to-day life. Roughly 20 veterans die by suicide each day because they feel it’s the only way to help with what they’re going through. That’s where K9s For Warriors comes in.
The 341st Training Squadron at JBSA-Lackland is the only military working dogs training facility in the Department of Defense. Since the 1950s, their main focus has been to provide training to military working dogs (MWDs). These dogs are trained in patrol, drug and explosive detection, and other specialized missions for the Department of Defense.