Newsletters

The Companion

The Companion is our tri-annual magazine that shares the growth of our mission, stories of our graduate teams and the good work our staff and volunteers are doing. Enjoy the beautiful images and wonderful stories. Together we are changing lives four paws at a time.

Current Issue: The Companion, Holiday 2020

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Monthly Enewsletters

Canine Companions service dog

October 2020 eNews

This Independence Day was also Canine Companions® 45th anniversary! Our organization has experienced tremendous growth over the years, but our mission has never wavered. Our dogs have increased independence for people with a range of disabilities from hearing loss to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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Group of Canine Companions service dogs sitting together

September 2020 eNews

This Independence Day was also Canine Companions® 45th anniversary! Our organization has experienced tremendous growth over the years, but our mission has never wavered. Our dogs have increased independence for people with a range of disabilities from hearing loss to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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man sitting on a bench with a Canine Companions service dog

July 2020 eNews

This Independence Day was also Canine Companions® 45th anniversary! Our organization has experienced tremendous growth over the years, but our mission has never wavered. Our dogs have increased independence for people with a range of disabilities from hearing loss to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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three people standing in front of planes holding Canine Companions puppies

June 2020 eNews

Canine Companions® supporters and private pilots Martyn Lewis, Josh Hochberg, Jeff Stewart and other volunteer pilots have transported over 100 Canine Companions puppies to their volunteer puppy raisers in our Northwest, Southwest and South Central regions! We are incredibly grateful to have the extra support from the community to keep our mission moving forward.

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Canine Companions service dog pulling laundry out of a dryer

April 2020 eNews

These are stressful times for the entire country, but our dogs are hard at work continuing to provide support to our graduates. It is important to remember that some of our graduates have compromised immune systems, and during this time of social distancing, they are so grateful to have their expertly trained assistance dogs by their side. When others can’t help, a Canine Companions® dog is there.

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two police officers and a Canine Companions service dog

March 2020 eNews

The New Castle County Delaware Police Department welcomed Facility Dog Nikko last year, and he is leaving his paw prints on the hearts of the New Castle community. Nikko visits schools, community events and helps assist in criminal investigations.

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person in wheelchair leaning over to kiss Canine Companions service dogs head

February 2020 eNews

Nine years ago, Luke was in a snowboarding accident that resulted in a spinal cord injury. Luke was left unable to walk and had to adjust to navigating life in a wheelchair. In 2019, everything changed when Luke found his perfect match in Service Dog Rummy.

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child sitting next to Canine Companions service dog

January 2020 eNews

With Skilled Companion Ruff by Luke’s side the sky’s the limit. Luke has Down Syndrome, creating cognitive and physical delays. Staying on task, speech and socialization are difficult for Luke. After being matched with Skilled Companion Ruff, Luke is making great strides.

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person sitting on a bench with a Canine Companions service dog across their lap.