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Billings Army Navy supports a very special venture in Maasai Mara, East Africa. The Anne K. Taylor Fund (AKTF) is a non-profit, charitable organization begun more than 15 years ago by Anne Taylor. During four decades working in the safari business, Anne saw growing pressures on wildlife including rampant illegal poaching activity along with escalating predator–livestock conflicts around the Mara reserve.

Early heartbreaking experiences were the seeds that became the nonprofit foundation AKTF is today. Around 1999, Anne was doing informal anti-poaching patrols. She found several elephants, a lion, and a giraffe badly entangled in life-threatening wire snares. These were deeply embedded into the animals’ limbs and elephants’ trunks, causing unfathomable pain and damage. Remarkably, once the wire snares were removed and the wounds treated, the animals made full recoveries.

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Festooned with colorful flags from port to stern, Sharla Tester smashed a bottle of bubbly wine across the bow of the newest addition to the U.S. Navy Fleet, the USS Billings. The ship’s sponsor proclaimed, “For the United States of America, I christen thee Billings. May God bless this ship and all who sail in her.” Her husband, U.S. Senator Jon Tester (D-Montana), named the ship in honor of the patriotic and hardworking citizens of Billings, Montana.

Amidst hundreds of cheers and whistles, the Freedom-class LCS 15 (a littoral combat ship (LCS) built by Marinette Marine for Lockheed Martin) was launched into the waters of the Menominee River in Wisconsin. It marked a major milestone in the journey of the USS Billings to join the U.S. Navy Fleet.

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Meet our newest greeter at Billings Army Navy Surplus, Sadie. She is a 6-year-old chocolate Labrador adopted by owners, Eddie and Robin Schmidt, from the Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter in Billings, Montana.

She is being mentored by Buddy, Mitch’s 12-year-old Australian Shepherd. Buddy has a huge fan base of people all over the world who pop in to see him. (Yah, him instead of us — go figure!) So we are certain that he will be introducing Sadie to all his friends and she will soon be winning everyone’s hearts just like she did ours.

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Merry Christmas! Uh… yup, we know that was over four months ago. It was such a crazy time of year for us — well, we just didn’t find time to share and then we plum forgot about it until we found these photos in our camera. You know what they say, better late than never.

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