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Chip in for Canines


Chip in for Canines will return in 2025. Stay tuned to our channels for more information regarding the event. 

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28th Annual Tales & Tails Gala


Join us for an event filled with inspiring stories, lively entertainment, delightful cusisine and drinks and a great silent and live auction.

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Floranne’s Journey to Become a Service Dog


In 2022, News 6 was at the Southeast Region capturing the bittersweet moment for Haley Coomes and her husband, Jamie, as they turned over Floranne’s leash to Canine Companions for professional training.

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Canine Companions Facility Dog Joins Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital


Motivation and support can come in many forms, including a cold nose and warm heart, as John Hopkins All Children’s Hospital welcomed a Canine Companions for Independence facility dog to their team.
Brea an expertly trained 2-year-old dog provides comfort and support and serves as a friendly distraction for children during procedures and throughout their hospitalization.