Watch Canine Companions on Good Morning America, featuring United States Air Force veteran Jason Morgan and Service Dog Yago.
Canine Companions® Partners with Wounded Warrior Project in Support of Veterans Program
Canine Companions® announced its partnership with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) in the summer of 2020, with WWP providing a generous grant in support of Canine Companions’ Veterans Initiative.
VA Study Shows Service Dogs help Veterans with PTSD
The results of an important research study completed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) shows significant benefits from service dogs for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Dogs Making Life Easier for Veterans with PTSD
Strolling in the park. Enjoying a dinner party with friends. Stopping by a local festival.
For Amber, these are not the simple joys of life, but things to avoid.
The 57-year-old Army veteran struggles daily with post-traumatic stress disorder, which manifests in many ways. But she now is considering travel, knowing that Arbor will be by her side. Arbor is a 2-year-old retriever specially trained to help Skylar manage her PTSD.
Dallas Cowboys Name Puppy Dak After Quarterback
Canine Companions for Independence puppy Dak will spend the next 18 months training to become a service dog.
Military vets feted in New Hyde Park for lives spent in the service of others
Newsday Veterans Day
Service Dog Helping Westchester Purple Heart Recipient Regain His Independence
November 2019 Graduation on WCBS
Graduate Featured on Parade Magazine
Canine Companions for Independence© is proud to have had our graduate, Stefan LeRoy (US Army Ret.) and his service dog Knoxville featured on the cover of Parade magazine