We provide Humane Education, Community Outreach, Responsible Dog Owner Assistance, Advocacy, and Shelter Dog to Service Dog Training
We are a 501c3 nonprofit and our programs are geared to help eliminate overpopulation and the euthanasia of adoptable dogs through innovative solutions while combatting breed stereotypes.
We combine efforts with other like-minded organizations and businesses to solve community-related issues. APBF believes in the power of partnerships and collaborative relationships to make great strides in our field.
Kim Fortenberry (Marines & Army) with his service dog Liberty (Class of 2019) during their immersion training session.
APBF is the first organization to bridge the gap and exclusively train rescued pit bulls as service dogs to help our veterans overcome the daily struggle of PTSD and depression.Learn More