Thanks K9 Daisy

Posted on: March 21, 2016

The Extra Mile K9 Crisis Response Team recently lost one of our first K9 Team members. K9 Daisy at age 13 almost 14 died. She truly was a blessing to our ministry as she traveled with our teams nationwide helping those in crisis and facing disaster trying  to cope with the feelings in the aftermath […]

7th Annual National Military Suicide Survivor Seminar

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Extra Mile in Arizona

Posted on: July 22, 2014

Extra Mile Ministries, was in  Arizona participating in the 4th of July Celebrations in both Prescott and Prescott Valley. Judith, Jen and Alan, along with their canine companions, Vando and Suzie from Trinity Lutheran Church in Prescott Valley provided face painting during the outreach at the church. In addition to face painting, they provided the youth […]

K9 Crisis Team goes to Isla Vista

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Four K9 Crisis Comfort dogs along with six team members traveled to Isla Vista to provide comfort and support to the community of UCSB after the recent tragic shootings. The team passed out over two hundred “unconditional love” bracelets which is the hallmark of the team. These bracelets remind people of the love that dogs […]

A Day in Louisville, MS

Posted on: May 19, 2014

We met these high school students in Louisville, MS as we brought K9 Honey to help restore faith and renew hope. They saw us having lunch in the park and wanted to pet Honey, so the magic began and God allowed a bridge to take place. As they petted Honey I asked them if they […]

K9 Comfort Teams Deploy to Mississippi and Florida

Posted on: May 7, 2014

The Extra Mile K9 Crisis Response Team Southern Region has been and will be deploying comfort dog teams to help alleviate the emotional pain that comes in the aftermath of the recent tornadoes and flooding. Helping to “renew faith and restore” trained handlers  use K9 Comfort dogs as bridges for healing and mercy to listen […]

K9 Comfort in the Mudslide Tragedy

Posted on: April 9, 2014

                                     The Extra Mile K9 Crisis Team joined with Green Cross Academy of Traumatology and Hope Crisis K9’s to provide support and comfort to those devastated by the mudslide in Oso/Darrington cities of Washington. The team brought K9 Georgie from Oceanside CA, K9 Suzie from Prescott AZ and K9 Maxx from Shoreline WA. We spent […]

Team Deploys to Washington

Posted on: March 28, 2014

The Extra Mile Comfort Dogs will be going to the state of Washington to help with the mudslide the recently made a tragic impact on the community. We will be working alongside Green Cross who invited us to assist them in the emotional and spiritual first aid work of trauma resolution. We request your prayers.

Team goes to Phoenix

Posted on: February 24, 2014

Our K9 Comfort dogs spent last week in Phoenix at the Best Practices in Ministry Conference at Christ Lutheran Church. Over 1,000 people attended and listened to 200 speakers share ministry for today. The Extra Mile brought five dogs from teams in Florida, Kansas, AZ and CA. We also taught three workshops on the purpose […]

K9 Comfort Team goes to Camp Pendleton

Posted on: September 3, 2013

Last weekend the K9 Comfort Team brought five of our Southern California K9’s to Camp Pendleton to provide comfort with families of soldiers killed in the war. We worked along side of TAPS which is a national group that provides hope to those whose loved ones serve in the military and have died.  It was […]