Events & Workshops

Support Canine Companions by attending these great events!


The Barking Bachelor


Healthy New Albany and Canine Companions are teaming up for pre-Valentine’s Day celebration full of puppy love! Join us on January 31 at 6 p.m. for an evening of puppy love. Learn how to make delicious Biscotti for the special four-legged friend in your life as well as participate in our rose ceremony as we announce our most eligible #BarkingBachelor. 

Click here to visit our Facebook event page to meet the Canine Companions puppies who are vying for your heart. Voting will open on January 16 so be sure to throw your rose to the pup you feel is the most romantic retriever. The winner will be revealed in our rose ceremony during the Barking Bachelor event.

Registration is $10. Please click here

to register.


Phillip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany

150 W. Main St.

New Albany, OH 43054 



PAW Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue

Canine Companions for Independence is excited to be partnering with Nickelodeon's hit show, PAW Patrol, for their live show tour. Come out and visit us and the pups of Adventure Bay at a show near you! Click here for dates. To read more about Canine Companions and PAW Patrols exciting partnership click here.




DogFest Walk 'n Roll 2017

DogFest Walk 'n Roll is Canine Companions for Independence's signature national event. DogFest is a family-friendly and dog-friendly walk and festival that raises funds and awareness for Canine Companions.

DogFest Illinois
October 14, 2017

DogFest Columbus
August 12, 2017

DogFest Cleveland
September 24, 2017

DogFest Cincinnati
October 8, 2017

To learn more about DogFest visit






This year's Haute Dog Chicago was a great success and a tail wagging good time. Thank you to everyone who participated and joined us. If you were not able to make it to Haute Dog Chicago 2016 don't worry, Haute Dog Chicago will be back in 2017.

Click here to find out more





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