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Sit Stay Sparkle


Join us for Canine Companions annual Sit Stay Sparkle event in Santa Rosa, CA or Seattle, WA. Hear from our clients and meet their life-changing service dogs, see our adorable puppies and enjoy a delicious dinner. Bid on exciting items in our live and silent auctions, and watch the premiere of the newest Canine Companions short film.

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Puget Sound Field Office Training Center


Welcome, potential volunteers! Thank you for considering donating your time to Canine Companions for Independence. The Northwest Regional Center is located in Santa Rosa, California, and utilizes hundreds of volunteers.

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Sierra Foothills Chapter


The Sierra Foothills Volunteer Chapter of Canine Companions consists of volunteers, puppy raisers and graduate teams from Yuba County, California.

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Puppy Raising Spotlight: Erin Boetzer


A series of unfortunate events, poor decisions and addiction landed Erin Boetzer in prison for nine years. Prison had a way of making Erin feel like just a statistic, thinking she would “never amount to more than an addict.” That…