Canine Companions Graduations – OLD Training Center

Ron in Navy Seabee hat hugging service dog HolidayCanine Companions graduation ceremonies honor people with disabilities placed with expertly trained service dogs nationwide. This celebration marks the end of a service dog’s professional training and the beginning of a partnership between a human and a canine that will provide endless service and companionship. Graduations are open to the public and a wonderful event you won’t forget.

COVID-19 Update: Canine Companions is taking precautions related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Graduations will be open to the public in 2022 in accordance with necessary guidance on a county, state and federal level. Please be aware that masks are required at all in-person graduations at this time.


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Graduation Video Archives by Region

Northwest Region Graduation - 2:00 p.m. PT
Southeast Region Graduation - 10:30 a.m. ET.
North Central Region Graduation - 1:00 p.m. ET
Northeast Region Graduation - 12:30 p.m. ET
Southwest Region Graduation - 12 p.m. PT
South Central Region Graduation - 12 p.m. CT