The Sierra Foothills Volunteer Chapter of Canine Companions consists of volunteers, puppy raisers and graduate teams from Yuba County, California.
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…
Sarpy County, Iowa, Mourns Loss of Facility Dog Manny
Manny was a facility dog for seven and-a-half years with Sarpy County, Iowa, but following some health-related issues, Manny died – but his legacy lives on.
Canine Companions Breaks Ground on New State-Of-The-Art Canine Health & Wellness Center
Canine Companions has broken ground on a state of the art Canine Health And Wellness facility at their National headquarters in Santa Rosa
Violet’s Turn to Serve
The story of Victor and Service Dog Violet, who is trained in commands specifically designed to help mitigate the symptoms of PTSD.
Sit Stay Sparkle
Join us for Canine Companions annual Sit Stay Sparkle event in-person or virtually from the comfort of your home. Hear from our clients and meet their life-changing service dogs, see our adorable puppies, bid on exciting items in our live and silent auctions, and watch the premiere of the newest Canine Companions short film.
DogFest Events in the Northwest Region
Join us for DogFest events this year in person and virtually! Our family-friendly, canine-centric events celebrate and benefit Canine Companions.
Canine Companions New Look, Same Exceptional Mission
Canine Companions®, the first and largest provider of service dogs for people with disabilities, has launched a new brand.
Wallis Annenberg PetSpace Leadership Institute Fellows Suggest Ways to Improve Selection and Performance of Working Dogs
Members of the Wallis Annenberg PetSpace Leadership Institute* published a paper this week entitled “Enhancing the Selection and Performance of Working Dogs”* in the international peer-reviewed journal, Frontiers in Veterinary Science.
Leading Life with Greater Independence
Born and raised in Delaware, Emmanuel is living his dream life despite the pandemic. Read how Canine Companions has helped.