Zari

Canine Companions puppy Zari is enjoying the Sacramento sunshine with her volunteer puppy raiser, while learning commands and receiving important socialization. Zari is working hard to one day become an assistance dog for someone with a disability.

  • Breed Golden Retriever
  • Gender Female
  • Birthdate April 23, 2018
  • Homestate California
  • Best Friend Her mom, Mari.

Bogo

Bogo is enjoying the Florida sunshine with his puppy raiser while learning commands and receiving important socialization. Bogo is working hard to one day become an assistance dog for someone with a disability.

  • Breed Labrador/Golden Retriever cross
  • Gender Male
  • Birthday October 28, 2018
  • Best feature His eyes. They are very expressive, and he has adorable eyebrows and lashes.
  • Favorite command Bed. No matter where he is in the house with his puppy raiser, once she gives him the "bed" command he runs with great enthusiasm and with one final bounding leap he is in his down position on the bed with great anticipation for his reward.

Alexis

Canine Companions puppy Alexis has a special future! She's on the path to become an assistance dog for someone with a disability. Alexis is being raised in Southern California where she and her puppy raiser are having fun experiencing new things and learning new commands.

  • Breed Labrador Retriever
  • Gender Female
  • Birthday March 4, 2018
  • Favorite toy Big lamb
  • Nickname Pretty girl

Canine Companions

Canine Companions provides highly trained assistance dogs to children, adults and veterans free of charge.

  • Established 1975
  • Number of assistance dog placements Over 5,000
  • Types of dogs placed Service Dogs Hearing Dogs Facility Dogs Skilled Companions

Kinkeade

Meet Canine Companions dog Kinkeade! Kinkeade is the South Central Region campus namesake, and currently in professional training at the Baylor Scott & White Health Kinkeade Campus.

  • Breed Labrador
  • Gender Male
  • Favorite command Push
  • Favorite toy Chuckit ball
  • Best quality Super sweet and affectionate