It’s been a bit over two weeks since Captain, the Washington Capitals staff canine, returned to America’s VetDogs in Smithtown, New York, to endure remaining preparations and coaching to graduate to then be positioned with a veteran or first responder with disabilities. On Thursday, Captain formally acquired his America’s VetDogs service canine vest!
He seems paw-fect should you ask me.
how do i look ?? pic.twitter.com/I5zJEfeV6p
— Captain (@CapsPup) March 11, 2021
Captain additionally gave us a peek inside his coaching camp locker at AVD a number of days in the past. Images of different NHL pups and him with varied Capitals gamers enhance the locker. A photograph of Captain and Scout, the second service canine in coaching that Monumental Sports activities & Leisure (MSE) are elevating in partnership with America’s VetDogs, was included together with “canine coaching” books, mini hockey gear, treats, and a signed helmet from the staff.
— Captain (@CapsPup) March 8, 2021
Followers have been launched to Captain in the course of the Rock the Pink Carpet occasion on October 5, 2019, previous to the Capitals’ house opener towards the Carolina Hurricanes, making his first look with captain Alex Ovechkin and attending his first recreation that night.
He has been with the Capitals for seventeen months as part of his coaching to develop into a service canine. Captain attended his remaining Capitals recreation as a member of the staff on February 20.
— Washington Capitals (@Capitals) February 20, 2021
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By Della Younger