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The “E” Litter kicks off 2013 with woofs, romps, and road trips!

Happy 2013 to all our friends and supporters! We “E” Litter pups sure do appreciate all the love and interest so many folks have shown us over the last 17+ weeks.  Yes, you read that right, we are now over … Continue reading

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“Go long, Tebow!!”

Tim Tebow is a quarterback. Canine Companions for Independence puppy Tebow is a wide receiver. He’s a natural – he runs a pattern downfield, turns back, and looks up, waiting for the ball to sail overhead. People know he doesn’t … Continue reading

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Titus closed his eyes and made a wish…

Each year about 600 puppies are born into the Canine Companions community—all are born with the hopes of becoming an assistance dog and creating independence for a person with a disability. In January 2010, puppy Heaven started her journey. At … Continue reading

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An “E” Litter Puppy’s Wish List

We “E” Litter pups have sure been having a great time since being placed with our puppy raisers. We’ve frolicked with new friends, started taking puppy-training classes, chased falling leaves, met the neighborhood cats, and have especially enjoyed all the beautiful … Continue reading

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Order by December 14th to Put Canine Companions Under the Tree

We’ve got gifts galore at cci-store.com for everyone on your gift list. Trixie Koontz (furry daughter and beloved doggie spirit) of Dean Koontz shares her doggie wisdom in whimsical and warm prose that will bring joy to book lovers of … 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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The Best of the Best – (Veterans Day Video)

Independence is a core value of Canine Companions for Independence that resonates with so many. Perhaps even more so for the men and women who serve so selflessly in our armed forces to protect and create independence for others. Veterans … Continue reading

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We are unleashing an IPO (Initial Puppy Offering™)

So with all the news about stocks dropping, companies losing their value, and banks shutting down, it’s great to know that when you invest in one of Canine Companions assistance dogs, you are making a decision that will pay huge … Continue reading

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The Stories of our Hero Dogs

Eighteen Canine Companions for Independence assistance dogs have been nominated for a Hero Dog Award! We are featuring some of their stories here, directly from the dogs’ human partners. Here’s our first one, don’t forget to vote each day! Hi … Continue reading

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