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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE Welcome to American Service Dogs Magazine's Holiday Gift Guide . We have hand selected some of our favorite veteran and military spouse owned products to showcase for you. Please consider supporting small and military-owned businesses when you are shopping this holiday season . We hope you enjoy our first gift guide!

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GIFTS FOR HIM

GIFTS FOR HER

GIFTS FOR DOGS

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GIFTS FOR KIDS

GIFTS FOR OUTDOORS

GIFTS FOR THE HOME

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SPOTLIGHTS

GIFTS FOR THE FOODIE PAGE 24

LOX HAIR WAX CO

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4 POINTS FORGE

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MONUMENT COFFEE ROASTERS

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R.RIVETER

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K9 SALUTE

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SWORD & PLOUGH

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KO DISTILLING

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CARRYING ON PROJECT

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FIELDCRAFT SURVIVAL

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KOTA LONGBOARDS

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SGT BROOKS BBQ

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PAINTED BUFFALO DESIGNS

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SWEET SOPHIA

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WOUNDED WEAR

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LOX HAIR WAX COMPANY It all started with a desire to produce high quality, all-natural, hair and beard products under an image and style that are as bold and unique as the products. Lox Hair Wax Company, veteran owned and operated, pride themelves in using all-natural ingredients of the highest quality for their classic style pomades. They also use locally sourced beeswax to not only provide 100% natural products but support local farmers while doing so. One last thing that sets them apart from others is that every batch of pomade is made by hand from a hard charging US veteran.

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R. RIVETER'S DOPP KIT

BATTLE WAX HAIR & BEARD POMADE

Price: $85

Price: $16

Price: $40

Made by military spouses, the R. Riveter Dopp Kit is a great option for travel. Made with a genuine leather handle and pull tab. Fits perfectly inside a larger bag. https:/ /www.rriveter.com

Made from organic ingredients including local beeswax, this non-greasy, hair and beard pomade will style and condition your hair. https:/ /www.loxpomade.com

Jarhead Leather Co makes custom handmade leather products for all your holiday gift giving needs. https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/ JarheadleatherCo

CUSTOM HAND FORGED KNIFE

TACTICAL STOCKINGS

DASHFIRE BEARDS OILS

LEATHER Bl FOLD WALLET

Price: Contact for Pricing

Price: $25

Price: $18

Hand forged by a USMC combat veteran, 4 Points Forge creates custom works of art for everyday.

Handmade by tactical Christmas stockings also available pre-filled by Tough Ruck.

https:/ /www.instagram.com/4pointsforge

https:/ /www.toughruck.us

"Treat Your Beard Like You Treat Your Guns" Dashfire's hand blended mix of Carrier Oils such as Argon, Coconut, Apricot, and Jojoba. As well as a selection of Essential oils. https:/ /www.dashfirebeards.com

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Combat veteran Russell Walter first learned the art of metal working during his time at the Marine Corps Wounded Warrior Battalion. Upon leaving active duty, he perfected his craft, now creating custom one-of-a-kind pieces of art for everyday use.

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MONUMENT COFFEE ROASTERS

Alycia Otte grew up surrounded by the coffee business. Her father, David Campbell, owned two coffee shops in Oregon and passed his knowledge and passion for coffee on to Otte. After managing one of his shops and working at another during college, Otte, along with her husband Jay, brought her expertise to the Manassas area and opened Monument Roasters in 2014. Operating primarily as a wholesaler, the company's coffees can be found in local coffee shops, restaurants and small specialty grocery stores. Proceeds from their otating line of charity blends benefits local non-profits for veterans, families, and rescue animals.

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GIFTS FOR HER R.RIVETER I MILSPOUSE OWNED R. Riveter, a one-of-a-kind brand, creates American handmade products that caught the eye of many when they appeared on Shark Tank in 2015. Landing an investment deal along with the exposure from the show itself has made them even more successful than before. founded by military spouses who were seeking worthwhile employment decided to start making women's handbags in an attic near Fort Merrill in Dahlonega, Georgia. Using a World War 11-era sewing machine, Lisa Bradley and Cameron Cruse began building a business that today employs, inspires and empowers military spouses across the country.

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R. RIVETER'S PATTON HANDBAG

GREEN AND BROWN SHEMAGH

BRASS BAR NECKLACE

Price: $135

Price: $20

Price: $69

The Patton is one of R.Riveter's most versatile handbags. With the ability to be worn as a shoulder bag, a hands-free crossbody bag or a clutch, the Patton is truly a 3-in-1. https:/ /www.rriveter.com

For each shemagh sold, Combat Flip Flops donates funds to put an Afghan woman in secondary school for one day. https:/ /www.combatflipsflops.com

A beautiful neck length piece hand-crafted from a .50 caliber shell casing. Handmade by a veteran, sold by Sword & Plough. https:/ /www.swordandplough.com

SOUTHERN ELEGANCE HOLIDAY CANDLES

BOHO SKINNY SCARF

CHARLIEMADISON ORIGINALS BRACELETS

Price: $28

Price: $28

Price: $44

Made with 100% Soy wax that is grown in the USA. 50-55 hour burn time.

Handmade by military spouse owned Daisy Faye Designs

https:/ /secandleco.com

https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/DaisyFayeDesigns

Empowering reminders for your wrist! Inspiring jewelry, essential oil diffusers, & military tribute bracelets. 5% of your order supports military charities. https:/ /www.rriveter.com

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K9SALUTE K9 Salute, LLC was founded by Jessica Harris, a retired Combat Medic, as a way to honor and remember our nation's K-9 heroes that serve in all capacities (military, law enforcement, fire, search & rescue, and the many service dogs that assist people in day to day life). K9 Salute was created as a small way to honor these heroic dogs and to give back to the veteran and police K9 communities.

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ELUXURY ORTHOPEDIC DOG BED

PATRIOTIC PRIDE COLLAR

Price: $76

Price: $18

Price: $50

Pamper your pet with a Sunset Red 5" Thick Soft/Firm Reversible Gel Memory Foam Orthopedic Dog Bed! It features an easy, step-on design that is great for small to large dogs who like to sleep. https:/ /www.eluxury.com

This collar features American flags on a navy with navy nylon. Hand crafted on Cape Cod using durable, American made materials. https:/ /www.reddogscompany.com

Handmade in the USA. Six foot leash made with three strand cotton line. Multiple colors available. https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/ AllY awl

K9 SALUTE TREATS OF HONOR

UPCYCLED UNIFORM DOG TOY

FLUSHABLE DOG POOP BAGS

NAUTICAL DOG ROPE LEASH

Price: $15

Price: $15

Price: $15

tDog treats with a purpose. Support our K9 Heroes

Made from recycled uniforms, these dog toys are hand sewn by homeless veterans being assisted by Commies & Canines.

Environmentally safe pet waste bags; 100% biodegradable. Pick up the waste, drop it in the toilet, wait 2 minutes and flush https:/ /www. wisconsinpetproducts.com

and treat your pup at the same time!

https:/ /www.k9salute.com

https:/ /www.cammiesandcanines.com

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SWORD & PLOUGH

Veteran and artist Shanna Rodenberg served eight years as a U.S. Army Sergeant. Upon returning from Afghanistan in 2005, she began to experiment with making jewelry out of spent ammunition. What began as a hobby to help adjust to civilian life has turned into a thriving career that Sword & Plough supports. Veteran owned, Sword & Plough is a socially conscious brand that works with American manufacturers who employ veterans. The company recycles military surplus , incorporates that fabric into stylish bag designs and donates 10% of profits back to veteran organizations .

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KO DISTILLING

Lifelong friends Bill Karlson and John 0' Mara are the "K" and the "0" in KO Distilling. They met as classmates and cadet midshipmen at the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA), and have been friends ever since. After graduation Bill and John went their separate ways but followed similar paths. Both initially sailed in the merchant marine, and served in the United States Navy Reserve. Later both had successful careers in the defense contracting industry. Upon retiring early, the question became, "what next?" Neither one satisfied with sitting idle, in 2013 Bill and John set off on a journey to create craft spirits with local ingredients, high quality production methods, and to share their passion with their local community.

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GIFTS FOR CHILDREN CARRYING ON PROJECT When Kit Jenkins' husband came home from deployment, he had a back injury that made it difficult to hold their baby daughter, so he strapped his baby into a carrier and found that it worked wonders. He wore the carrier until his second daughter was born two years later. When he was deployed again, his wife Kit found that she was able to manage raising a toddler and a newborn at the same time all on her own, thanks again to this simple piece of cloth. With several other military families in her neighborhood, the D.C. mom realized they might be going through the same thing, too. She asked her friend Rachel to come on board and together they started The Carrying On Project, which gives away carriers to military families in need.

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CROCHET FOOD PLAYSET

WOODEN CAR AND TRUCK TOY

Price: $30

Price: $44

Perfect for kids of all ages, this quality, handmade play set will bring your little ones years of pretend play! The bright colors and unique textures of each veggie make them a kid favorite. https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/stitchesfiberworks

Durable wooden truck and car with no paint, stains or dyes will be enjoyed by children as they grow. https:/ /www.littlesapplingtoys.com

Not only a nod to the Marine Corps, $5 of each purchase will go to Semper K9 Assistance Dogs. https:/ /www.carryingonproject.com

BABY DOLL WRAP

HOMEFRONT GIRL TEDDY BEAR COLLECTION

SANTA SACKS HOLIDAY GIFT BAGS

TEKHNI SOTERIA SEMPER Price: $65 & UP

Price: $20

Price: $30

Price: $25

Handmade wrap will allow older children to feel

Each Teddy is simply adorable. Wearing the Homefront Girl Signature flag on her soft shirt, the HFG message with accents on her paw pads.

Santa sacks will be personalized by mcahine embroidery with your child's name. They measure 19 by 28 inches. Green or red available. https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/SkidzWifeCreations

like mommy and daddy!

https:/ /www.hopecarried.com

https:/ /www.homefrontgirl.com

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GIFTS FOR OUTDOORS FIELDCRAFT SURVIVAL Observing that the average citizen is not properly equipped to preserve life in worst-case scenarios and with a continual desire to serve in some capacity, Mike Glover forged Fieldcraft Survival in 2015. Eighteen years of experience coupled with lessons learned paved the way to provide American Citizens with the tactics , techniques , and procedures to survive in potential disasters. Fieldcraft offers information gathered by former Special Operations soldiers and subject matter experts in their particular field of expertise to build better Americans .

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GREEN BERET MINIMALIST SURVIVAL KIT

KOTA LONGBOARDS

Price: $145

Price: $329

Price: $50

The Minimalist Survival Kit was designed, approved, and field tested by U.S. Special Forces operators and subject matter experts. https:/ /www.fieldcraftsurvival.com

KOTA longboards are handcrafted using tung oil based stains. Colors vary from deck to deck making each board unique. https:/ /www.kotalongboards.com

This brand new outdoor lawn game is rolling across America. Rollors combines the fun of horseshoes, bocce ball and bowling. https:/ /www.rollors.com

KRYPTEK OUTDOOR GEAR

SHORES & SUMMITS SUBSCRIPTION BOX

ENGRAVED AR GUN PARTS

ROLLORS GAME

Price: $50

Price: $10 PER MONTH

Price: $13

The Hyperion long sleeve crew "birds eye" pullover provides superior thermo regulation with extremely generous ventilation.

Sort through each motnh's box's tackle and gear, pick what you want or take it all its up to you!

Add a custom look to your rifle with a laser ngraved ejection port dust cover. Custom designs available. https:/ /www.tacticalgearjunkie.com

https:/ /www.shoresandsummits.com

https:/ /www.kryptek.com

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KOTA LONG BOARDS

Mike Maloney is a former US Navy Pilot who wanted to create a business based off of something that was special to him. In 2012 he started KOTA Longboards in his garage with the hope that if he made the perfect product, longboarding would become a popular mainstream sport. However, it wasn't just the sport that inspired him. There is meaning behind the business's name KOTA stands for Knights of the Air, which was a term coined in France during the 1900s. At the time, powered flight had only just been discovered. Pilots who flew planes during that time were brave and chivalrous men. People to be admired and looked up to.

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SGT BROOKS BBQ

Sgt Brooks BBQ Sauce was originally born to satisfy the taste of Sgt John Brooks, a USMC Drill Instructor. After trying countless store bought sauces with no success he decided to come up with his own. A year and a half later with a lot of trial and error, Sgt Brooks found just the right mixture. His friends and family loved the sauce so much they encouraged him to bottle it and share it with all the BBQ lovers of the world and that's how Sgt Brooks BBQ was born .

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GIFTS FOR THE HOME PAINTED BUFFALO DESIGNS Jessica Rambo, a United States Marine Corps veteran, is pursuing her dream of attending art school. A student at the University of North Carolina- Greensboro, Rambo uses her ten years of service in the Marine Corps to inspire her work. She has traveled the globe in search of adventures that capture the essence of hardworking service members and a diverse range of cultures. Driven by the passionate belief that every person deserves a voice , Rambo takes care to craft her stories and designs of even the easy to ignore.

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PALLET 'JOIN OR DIE' SIGN

THE PAINTED BUFFALO

Price: $40

Price: $10

Price: $25

Benjamin Franklin's drawing, Join, or Die is the perfect piece to add to your Patriotic proud home or office. This pallet sign is made from reclaimed wood that is naturally aged and distressed .. https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/TheSaylorsAnchor

Digital download of 'The Painted Buffalo." This piece is low Poly consisting of over 10,000 Triangles to bring the Buffalo and bird to life. https:/ /www.paintedbuffalodesigns.com/etsy-shop

This one of a kind piece is the perfect addition to your kitchen. Each cutting board has been treated with food safe wax & oils. https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/MollieTobiasCreative

PERSONALIZED DOG PILLOW

HOT HORSE STEEL SIGNS

COMBAT FLAG XL

LIVE EDGE RUSTIC WOOD CUTTING BOARD

Price: $40

Price: $25

Price: $45

Personalized dog pillows make a perfect gift for

Made from quality steel. Each piece is painted to prevent it from rusting, making it great for indoor or outdoor use. Custom orders available.

Combat Flags XL pays homage to our fighting men and women by putting a little extra military behind the flag. Features como from each branch: Army, Marine Corps, Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard. https:/ /www.combatflags.com

the dog lover in your life. Multiple sizes available.

https:/ /www.etsy.com/shop/Coverlove

https:/ /www .hothorsesteel.com

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GIFTS FOR THE FOODIE SWEET SOPHIA "Bees are simply amazing," said John Klapperich, a former Green Beret and founder of Lake Ridge-based Sweet Sophia, which, with the help of over 1,000,000 honey bees, produces honey and other products from the hive harvest. "You can keep bees anywhere. Bees thrive in urban environments. You can put bees in a really small area. I live in a neighborhood, with neighbors around me, not on a farm." Sweet Sophia has grown each year since its founding, finding success in offering a variety of products: "Honey, soaps, balms, lotions, candies, candles, jams-basically anything we can make with honey or beeswax," said Klapperich. Sales are online at mysweetsophia.com, or patrons can stop by and get products without paying the shipping costs.

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KO DISTILLING SPIRITS Price: $30 & UP

JARHEAD JERKY

KO is proud to be one of 1200 craft distilleries in the US and one of only 50 in Virginia. The distillery attracts visitors seeking locally crafted spirits, and offers tastings and tours of the distillery. https:/ /www.kodistilling.com

Jim's signature flavor, grab 'em for a snack or treat on the go! https:/ /www.jimsjarheadjerky.com

A bold and powerful wine with notes of lavender and fresh red cherries dominate with nose with bunches of red and black berries following on the palate. https:/ /www.honorwinery.com

SWEET SOPHIA HONEY

SGT BROOKS BBQ SAUCE

MONUMENT COFFEE ROASTERS

Price: $27

HONOR WINERY Price: $55 & UP

Price: $10

Price: $6

Price: $13

Local honey from Northern Virginia. Variety of

Sgt Brooks' Alabama Mustard is a mustard based sauce with a tangy bite. You won't regret trying it even if you dislike mustard.

Monument Coffee Roasters' rotating line of charity blends benefits local non-profits for veterans, families, and rescue animals. https:/ /www.monumentcoffeeroasters.com

products from balms and creams to beeswax.

https:/ /www.sweetsophia.com

https:/ /www.sgtbrooksbbq.com

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GIFTS THAT GIVE BACK WOUNDED WEAR Severely wounded in Iraq in 2007, Retired Navy SEAL Jason "Jay" Redman founded Wounded Wear out of frustration, from lack of awareness of American service member's war sacrifices and a strong desire to have fashionable patriotic clothing that would honor and support them. Caught in an AI Qaeda machine gun ambush , Jason was hit at least eight times, between his body and body armor, including a round that tore through his face. Despite the attention he attracted in the land of "stares and gawks" Jason vowed to Overcome, raise awareness and support his fellow wounded warriors and service members. Redman was recently announced as American Heroes Channel Red Bandana Hero of 2017.

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GRUNT STYLE SEMPER K9 SHIRTS

Price: $25

Price: $25

Price: $22

Subscribe to American Service Dogs Magazine, a military lifestlye magazine whose proceeds go to Semper K9 Assistance Dogs. https:/ /www.americanservicedogs.org

Show your love for man's best friend ... Aiways K9. 100% of the sales from this shirt benefit service dogs for veterans. https:/ /www.semperk9.shop

Cofee Vets is the premier sponsor of "22 Heroes to Zero', a human crowdfunding campaign to COMBAT PTSD! Proceeds from coffee sales go directly to 22 VSO's assisting veterans with PTSD. https:/ /www.cofeevets.com

WOUNDED WEAR

CAMO CAP

BROKEN WEAR BULLET BRACELET

COFFEE VETS

Price: $25

Price: $25

Price: $25

how your pride with the Sacrifice tee and "Support

This Kryptek como cap is made of cotton/polyester canvas. This unstructured item has a low crown. There is a side tonal American Flag Scout patch.

These bracelets are hand made by Veteran team, and are constructed of 10 gauge copper wire wrapped in Parachute cord and capped with spent .40 caliber or 9mm shell casings. https:/ /www.brokengearwear.com

The Sacrifice" of those who have given so much for us. https:/ /www.woundedwear.org

tps:/ /www.catchaliftfund.org

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DIRECTORY MILSPOUSE OWNED

VETERAN OWNED

ALL YAWL

4 POINTS FORGE

COVER LOVE

BROKEN GEAR WEAR

DAISY FAYE DESIGNS

CARRYING ON PROJECT

HOMEFRONT GIRL

COFFEE VETS

HOPE CARRIED

COMBAT FLAGS

LITTLE SAPPLING TOYS

COMBAT FLIP FLOPS

MOLLIE TOBIAS CREATIVE

DASHFIRE BEARDS

MONUMENT COFFEE ROASTERS

ELUXURY

R. RIVETER

FIELDCRAFT SURVIVAL

SAYLOR'S ANCHOR

GRUNT STYLE

SKIDZ WIFE CREATIONS

HONOR WINERY

SOUTHERN ELEGANCE

HOT HORSE STEEL

STITCHES FIBER WORKS

JARHEAD JERKY

TACTICAL GEAR JUNKIE

JARHEAD LEATHER CO

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K9 SALUTE

VETERAN FOUNDED VSO'S

KO DISTILLING

CANINES & CAMMIES

KOTA LONGBOARDS

CATCH A LIFT FUND

KRYPTEK

SEMPER K9 ASSISTANCE DOGS

LOX HAIR WAX COMPANY

WOUNDED WEAR

PAINTED BUFFALO DESIGNS RED DOGS & CO ROLLORS GAMES SGT BROOKS BBQ SHORES & SUMMITS SWEET SOPHIA SWORD & PLOUGH TOUGH RUCK WISCONSIN PET PRODUCTS

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American Service Dogs Magazine's Veteran and MilSpouse Owned Holiday Gift Guide  

Welcome to American Service Dogs Magazine’s Holiday Gift Guide. We have hand selected some of our favorite veteran and military spouse owned...