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‘Raising a Hero:’ A New Children’s Book About a Service Dog

Enjoy this guest post from Laura Numeroff, author of New York Times Best Seller, ‘If You Give a Mouse a Cookie’ I’ve been a huge dog lover all of my life! When I wrote ‘If You Give a Mouse a … Continue reading

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4th of July and Summer Safety Tips

The warm months of summer are great for spending quality time outdoors with your dog. However, remember that dogs wear fur coats all year! Whether you are raising a puppy for Canine Companions or spending an afternoon out with your … Continue reading

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Dogs of Winter

With big storms rolling through much of the country, we would like to share some tips to keep your pup safe and healthy. – De-icing products, salt, and ice, can get into fur and paws, causing skin irritation or more serious conditions. … Continue reading

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Summer Safety with the “E” Litter

With the first day of summer right around the corner, the “E” litter pups, want to make sure everyone is prepared for the hot and sunny weather. Emma, Everett, Ella, Elmo, Euka II, Emily, Ethan and Eliza, want you and … Continue reading

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Tips to keep your dog happy and healthy this holiday season

‘Tis the season for parties and visitors and snow and gifts and much, much more! It is such an exciting and busy time of year, but it can also bring anxiety for our favorite pups (and let’s face it, it can be … Continue reading

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Following the “E” Litter – The Journey to Extraordinary Continues

The “E” Litter sure has been a busy group of pups. Almost two weeks ago, they were brought to our Jean and Charles Schulz Campus to prepare for the next step in their journey – being placed with their puppy … Continue reading

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A look into the world of a Canine Companions Trainer

After the puppy raiser returns the dog to CCI at approximately 15 months of age, the dog attends a six month or, in some cases, nine month training course with professional trainers at a Regional Training Center. One of our … Continue reading

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“E” Pups fly…skate…play ball…. and zzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The “E” litter pups have grown so much over the last 6 weeks, they’ve moved into a larger space. The new play area has really great toys like a rocket ship, skate board, a pink “karaoke stage” and tons of … Continue reading

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Is your puppy guessing?

As the leader in assistance dog training, we hear all the time from people wanting tips on how to train their pet dog. Canine Companions has a Puppy Training Tips section of our website as a resource, http://cci.org, and you’ll … Continue reading

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