Honoring the “Moms” at Canine Companions

Tomorrow is Mother’s Day and we would like to take this opportunity to thank all the amazing “moms” that care for our puppies and dogs every single day here at Canine Companions for Independence. To the puppy raiser “moms” who feed, train, pick up after, redirect, encourage, praise and love – we say thank you. Your […]

The “E” Litter shares its love

On Valentine’s Day we turned 5 months old…yes, FIVE MONTHS OLD!! Can you believe it? Isn’t it exciting? We are growing and learning and loving so much! Read on to discover what we’ve been up to… Emma – Howdy y’all from deep down Texas! That’s right, I am continuing my travels in Texas and really […]

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 about that same time a little boy with spina bifida named Titus closed his eyes […]

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 lights and decorations that everyone has been putting up these last few weeks. There are […]

Black Lab Tuesday

With the holiday shopping season in full swing, thought it was fitting to continue Canine Companions’ Black Lab Tuesday. You heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Well what better way to support assistance dogs than shopping on Black Lab Tuesday. We have very cool paw-tners for all your shopping needs! Check out the many […]

Help Canine Companions in “Pursuit”

You can help Canine Companions for Independence win $3,000 by casting your vote on the Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Florida’s Facebook page.  We’re one of three non-profits featured during December in its “The Pursuit of Health” campaign. BCBSF will award $3,000 to the non-profit with the most votes at the end of this month. Visitors […]