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, Winter 2021

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Monthly Enewsletters

Man traveling in wheelchair with white labrador besides him

August 2021 eNews

With an adorable name like Tortilla, it’s easy to underestimate what this service dog means to Arash Bayatmakou. After injuring his spine from a fall in 2012, Arash’s life changed dramatically, but he never wavered from his passion for the outdoors. With Tortilla expertly trained in 45 commands, he enhances Arash’s independence and confidence.

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A young Black man using a power wheelchair smiles with a yellow Labrador in a blue vest resting its upper body on the man’s legs.

May 2021 eNews

Emmanuel is living his dream life despite the pandemic. He has a loving family. He loves his job as the community resource officer for the State of Delaware Developmental Disabilities Council, and last year, another dream came true when he was matched with Service Dog Hogan.

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Cover of the Winter 2021 companion - little girl with her service dog