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Canine Companions for Independence® Celebrates 5,000th Service Dog Team
Navy veteran Jason Gieser spent 9 years training fellow military in survival skills. But nothing prepared him for an accident years later that left him paralyzed from the chest down. more...
Date: 5/18/2016


Battle Buddies on and Off the Field

Stefan LeRoy (US Army Ret.) and Gabe Martinez (US Marines Ret.) are competing in the 2016 Invictus Games in Florida. Both veterans are bilateral amputees as a result of injuries sustained during their military service. They have battle buddies both on and off the field, with four legs and a tail!

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Date: 5/12/2016


Canine Companions for Independence Holds Assistance Dog Demonstration on Capitol Hill
Canine Companions for Independence Holds Assistance Dog Demonstration on Capitol Hill Featuring a Military Veteran and his Assistance Dog more...
Date: 5/4/2016


Veterans with PTS Hearing Testimony
Canine Companions Testimony for the Hearing on CONNECTING VETERANS WITH PTSD WITH SERVICE DOGS more...
Date: 4/26/2016


Canine Companions Graduate to be Featured on NBC's George to the Rescue
Canine Companions graduate team receives a home makeover. more...
Date: 3/30/2016


Actor Scott Foley asks for volunteers to help change lives one puppy at a time
Actor Scott Foley, star of ABC’s hit drama series Scandal, has a new best friend named Esther. more...
Date: 1/29/2016


Partnership with PetSmart and Eukanuba
Eukanuba Dog Foods and PetSmart Stores help Canine Companions provide free assistance dogs more...
Date: 12/7/2015


South Central Training Center Opens in Texas
Canine Companions for Independence partners with Baylor Health to open its sixth training center in Irving, Texas. more...
Date: 11/10/2015


Southwest Airlines Welcomes Canine Companions Puppies
Southwest Airlines to Canine Companions puppies to travel at no additional charge beginning October 17th, 2015. more...
Date: 10/20/2015


Henry Schein Providing Care Packages to Volunteer Puppy Raisers
Puppy raisers and their veterinarians begin receiving “Henry Schein Cares-Canine Companions Puppy Raiser Care Packages” filled with essential products. more...
Date: 9/15/2015


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