JDog in the News


The Veterans and Military families at JDog are always up to something in the community. Find out where we’ve been and what we’ve been doing.

The Business Journal of North Idaho: One man’s trash

John Merwald’s first job in North Idaho was bigger than he expected. In June 2020, a local woman passed away, leaving behind a home full of hoarded items. Her family enlisted Merwald’s brand-new business, JDog Junk Removal & Hauling North Idaho, to clean the place.

Coeur d’Alene Post Falls Press: 'Pride' shines through at show

John and Regina Merwald were joined by their 12-year-old dog, Comet, at their JDog Junk Removal and Hauling booth. They take on big and small jobs of cleaning property of unwanted stuff in North Idaho and Eastern Washington. That could be a single mattress that has to go, or an entire home filled with things left behind or being given away.

I want a Buzz: “The Horse’s Mouth: Veterans Edition” with Concerned Veterans for America and JDog Carpet Cleaning

Welcome to “The Horse’s Mouth” with Tom McManus, a cool, unique talk show where Tom’s guests sidle up to his bar to discuss sports, business and life. Today, Tom, along with Wally Conway, sat down with Elizabeth Chatham and Jimmie Smith from Concerned Veterans for America and Juan Garcia from JDog Carpet Cleaning.

The Daily Item: Danville yard waste pick-up to start on Tuesday

Residents should email JDOG at mahoningyards@gmail.com or call 570-759-7715 for pick up. “Please give JDOG your name and street address,” Dragano said.

Patch: Berwyn's JDog Brands Helping Veterans Into Business For A Decade

A Berwyn couple is looking back on 10 years of helping veterans get into business for themselves, and looking ahead to lower veteran unemployment in the decade ahead.

PHL 17: JDog Junk Removal & Hauling is Looking to Get Rid of Junk for Free

You may have seen Veteran and Military Family Owned and Operated JDog Junk Removal & Hauling on the streets, but soon you will be seeing them on your TV screen. The upcoming reality show is set to broadcast on the Discovery Channel later this year and just in time for Spring Cleaning JDog Junk Removal & Hauling is looking to haul away your junk for free.

Newsday: JDog Junk Removal take a bite out of clutter

The pandemic has forced people to spend a lot of time in their homes, and with that has come a flurry of home renovation and purging. That’s why Dennis Stein of Islip decided to become a franchisee of JDog Junk Removal & Hauling, a commercial and residential junk removal and hauling business.

Tribune Interactive: JDog Junk Removal & Hauling Birmingham: Veteran owned and giving back

Who doesn’t have junk? We all have a little collection problem and sometimes we need a little help in the cleanup department. That is why one veteran and military family-owned junk removal business is standing by to help.

JDog Junk Removal & Hauling Birmingham serves residential and commercial properties, in Birmingham and surrounding areas. The national brand franchises to veterans as a way to help decrease the veteran unemployment rate nationwide. It’s “the Military way – with Respect, Integrity and Trust.”

69 News: Vietnam War veteran presented with renovated home

JDog Junk Removal & Hauling, which is owned and operated by veteran and military families, hauled away everything for free — just another example of how much time and effort people dedicated to helping DeWald.

Veteran On The Move: This Franchise is Creating Job Opportunities for Veterans

Today we’re speaking with Air Force Veteran Dana Forester, President and COO of JDog Carpet Cleaning. Dana speaks about her time in the Air Force and her transition to the civilian world. She talks about how JDog recognized the struggle many Veterans faced when acclimating back to civilian life and how they decided to do something to help the other Military families as this new stage of life begins. That’s when they committed themselves to create entrepreneurship opportunities exclusive for Veterans and their families.