Hero Dog Awards - Maverick

Maverick

Meridian, Mississippi

• Maverick is a member of Music City Pet Partners (TN), HOPE Crisis Response Team (National), Five Flags (FL) and Paw Patrol (FL).
• Nationally Maverick deployed with HOPE to the Miami/Surfside FL condo collapse, Flooding in Waverly TN and the Kroger Shooting in the Memphis
• With Music City Pet partners, maintained a scheduled of visits to Sumner Regional Hospital Gallatin TN, and Belvedere Nursing Home in Fort Walton Fl.
• Also with Music City Pet Partners, Maverick was deployed to the Waverly TN flooding. As the First Crisis response team on the scene, they scheduled visits with first responders and flood victims alike. Team Maverick was the only Therapy Team on Site and visited upwards of 500 people a day for a total 1500 visits.
• With HOPE Crisis Response, Maverick arrived with the first group of Therapy Dogs to the Surfside Condo collapse. Maverick provided comfort to first responders at the command center and spent many hours with family members awaiting word on loved ones.
• Tennessee saw Maverick responding to the Shootings in Collierville. The CFO of Kroger deemed Maverick a “Hero of Kroger” after witnessing his ability provide comfort. Known as the “Therapist with four legs” Maverick visited with all victims and family members.
Mav is also the only Therapy Dog to sit on the stand a provide comfort to a young domestic violence victim in Nashville Tn.