We love to share our story! Canine Companions volunteers, graduates and puppy raisers are available for meetings and events throughout the region. If you are interested in a Canine Companions representative attending an event for your group, organization or company please fill out this form and someone will be in contact to set up a presentation.

If you are interested in volunteering for an event please visit the volunteer page. Make sure to check out the calendar below for all events in the region.

Cane Rosso Pups on the Patio

Pups on the Patio at Cane Rosso - Wednesday, April 12th. Join Canine Companions for an evening on the patio with pizza and your pup. Meet the staff, volunteers, puppy raisers and graduates and learn more about the South Central Region Kinkeade Campus. Tickets are $10 at the door and will be matched by Cane Rosso. Ticket includes one glass of wine or beer and access to five discounted dog inspired pizzas. Join us at the Cane Rosso White Rock Lake location at 7328 Gaston Ave., Ste 100, Dallas TX from 5pm - 9pm. Download the event flyer here.


TAP Yappy Hour

Yappy Hour at Texas Ale Project - Saturday, May 20th. Bring your furry friends and enjoy an afternoon of craft beer, food, live music, and fun with your pup! Meet the staff, volunteers, puppy raisers and graduates and learn more about the South Central Region Kinkeade Campus. Texas Ale Project is located at 1001 N. Riverfront Blvd., Dallas, TX. Join us from 3:00 - 8:00 p.m. and come and go as you like! Download the event flyer here.


Dogs Open House sign

Canine Companions Open House - 10 a.m. to Noon. Join us on one of the dates listed below to meet staff, graduates, puppy raisers and volunteers. Take a tour of Kinkeade Campus and learn more about donor and volunteer opportunities. Open to the public, no RSVP required.

  • Saturday, April 8
  • Saturday, June 10
  • Saturday, September 9


DogFest primary logo

2017 DogFest Walk 'n Roll DFW - Saturday, September 30 - DogFest Walk 'n Roll DFW will be held at the Irving Kinkeade Campus. Celebrate the community of people and dogs that make it possible for Canine Companions to show that the most advanced technology capable of transforming the lives of people with disabilities has a cold nose and a warm heart. If you are interested in a position on the 2017 DogFest DFW planning committee please click here or call Lacey Wicks at 214-259-4670. For sponsorship opportunities, event information or to register click here.


South Central Training Center

Canine Companions for Independence
Kinkeade Campus
at Baylor Scott & White Health
7710 Las Colinas Ridge
Irving, TX 75063
(214) 259-4700 Voice
(800) 572-BARK (2275) Toll-free

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