2024 Upcoming Events directory!

This is where we’ll be updating with our public events for 2024, and those events that do not yet have a link will be updated as they get closer and things like facebook events get set up. Events are a great opportunity to learn more about our program, and of course meet puppies!! Monday Nights […]

Double Stuff adopted through Chris’ Hero Pets!

This is a special full-circle moment for us, since this is one of the pups from Pope Memorial Humane Society NH who came to us with their mom this fall. All the way from being orphaned, taken in by a wonderful mama dog, coming to stay with us while he got big and strong, to […]

Partnership with Pope Memorial Cocheco Valley

We need your support now more than ever! What do 4 orphaned newborns and a surrendered mom with 5 babies have in common??? All are the first residents of our new training center! Our friends at Pope Memorial Humane Society NH were full and this new family of 10 needed a place to thrive so […]

Upcoming events 2023!

7/8/23 Golf n Toss with Derry-Salem Elks – Pelham NH 7/22/23 Ossipee Lake DockFest – Ossipee NH 8/2/23 National Night Out – TBA 8/7/23 2nd Annual Hero Pups Golf Tournament – Goffstown NH 9/30/23 Portsmouth Regional Hospital Car Show – Portsmouth NH We’ll be keeping this post pinned to the top of our Happenings page […]

7th Annual Motorcycle Ride

SAVE THE DATE: We are thrilled to announce our 7th Annual Ride with our friends from the American Legion Riders of Post 90! This is one of our favorite annual events. The day will begin with an approximate 70+/- mile motorcycle ride ending back at Post 90 in Raymond, NH, where there will be food, […]

Portsmouth Police Department announces Comfort Dog Mason

We are thrilled to share that Portsmouth Police Department will be joining the ranks of agencies with comfort dogs from Hero Pups! Mason is going to be great serving this community and we’re excited to see his progress. Check out the Portsmouth Herald article here.

Tufts Public Safety announces first comfort dog

We are excited to welcome another agency to the Comfort Dog family! We know this group of pups is special so let’s get this little girl a name. You can vote here – and no, we won’t say our favorites!

Our founder Laura was featured on WMUR!

She’s shy about things that focus on her but she deserves the attention! She’d say it’s all the other people involved with HP that make this program special – but none of us would be here if she hadn’t started it all Here’s to you Laura, you’re the kind of leader we should all hope […]

Upcoming panel featuring our founder Laura Barker

Our Founder Laura Barker will be a panelist for A Virtual Community Conversation Addressing Veterans’ Mental Healthcare in the Granite State on Monday, Nov. 14, at 9:30AM-EST. The recent observation of Veterans Day inevitably brings about mixed emotions and experiences, from welcome and favorable memories to painful reminders of sacrifice and lost loved ones. The […]