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Canine Companions for Independence®

Since 1975, Canine Companions for Independence has provided assistance dogs free of charge to recipients

Give the Gift of Independence

— and Give a Dog a Job.

24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Canine Companions for Independence assistance dogs are there for their human partners with disabilities. Expertly trained to perform over 40 commands these dogs help children, veterans and adults with disabilities open doors, pick up dropped items and much more.

Thanks to donors like you, each life-changing dog is provided free of charge to recipients. Give the Gift of Independence — and Give a Dog a Job.

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