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3 Reasons Not to Give Your Children a Puppy for Christmas

By Amanda Baity Before I start this post, I want to precursor by saying I am fully aware that many will not agree with me.

Semper K9’s Tiny House Adventures Have Begun

When we started Semper K9 almost 5 years ago, we had no idea what our future would look like…other than the mission itself. We had

DIY Craft: Spooky Halloween Lights

Here is an EASY Halloween craft that is super fun for the kids (and messy!) You will need the following: orange/white tissue paper (or get

Homemade Candy Apples for Fall

Maybe it was beginners luck? Before making candied apples, I had looked at numerous recipes that mentioned it takes practice to get a good bubble

Lucketts Spring Market: Baity Family Tradition

One of our annual family traditions is a visit to Lucketts Spring Market in Berryville, Virginia. Old Lucketts Store is actually located in Leesburg, but

My Returning the Favor Experience

By Christopher Baity Christopher Baity, along with his wife Amanda, founded Semper K9 Assistance Dogs in 2014.  Baity is an OEF/OIF veteran Marine Corps dog