Murphy is a 1 year old Cattle Dog Mix the Shelter to Soldier team adopted from Labs & More Rescue out of San Diego, CA under the generous Red Star Sponsorship of UNITE. Right now, he’s working on continued advanced obedience training and his task cues while enjoying every minute of handler training with his veteran, Aaron! Murphy loves cuddling and playing with squeaky toys, and getting lots of love from the animal care and training staff here at Shelter to Soldier! His favorite person in the world though, is his dad Aaron! Murphy is Aaron’s second service dog through the Shelter to Soldier, as his former service dog Liberty needed to retire because of arthritis and hip dysplasia.

Other Dogs in Training

  • Eddie

    Breed: Terrier Mix

     Eddie was found as a stray at the border of Tecate, Mexico. He was rescued stateside by a Border Patrol Agent and taken to the San Diego Department of Animal Services Bonita Shelter, where he was later adopted by Shelter to Soldier. Eddie came to the shelter with a medical condition known as Entropion, in […]

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  • Barney

    Breed: Chocolate Lab Mix

    The Barnes Firm Injury Attorneys announced on November 11, 2020 THREE Red Star Sponsorships of our program between three of their markets: San Fransisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego. We are so proud to welcome their first sponsored pup, Barney, to our program. Barney’s name was chosen in honor and loving memory of United States […]

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  • Goose

    Breed: Weimaraner
    Age: 2

    Hi! I’m Goose a 2 year old Weimaraner the Shelter to Soldier team adopted from Wags & Walks under the generous Red Star Sponsorship of Keeping Finn. I’m full of energy and I like to put it towards finishing up my task training.

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