MWDTSA supports military K9s and their handlers in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard.


  • Send quarterly care packages to MWD teams deployed in global combat zones.
  • Boost morale with stateside military kennel visits.
  • Promote veteran causes and memorials, including recognition of retired military K9s.
  • Host events to educate the public about the importance of MWD teams.

Co-founded in 2006 by a Vietnam veteran dog handler and a German Shepherd Dog enthusiast, Military Working Dog Team Support Association has shipped over $1 million in care packages.

Photo: Care packages include toys, treats, and grooming items for military K9s, as well as snacks, coffee, and other items for handlers.

Military working dog wearing Rex Specs sits beside Q1-2019 care package contents.