Two Canine Companions puppies sitting in front of an airplane

Volunteer Pilots Transport Future Service Dogs


When the coronavirus pandemic made transporting future service dogs on commercial flights increasingly difficult, Canine Companions looked to private pilots for help and they stepped up in a big way, allowing the mission to continue in a difficult year.

Join the DogFest DFW Committee


Canine Companions for Independence is recruiting DogFest Committee Chairs for the 2020 event. We are in need of volunteers who can get involved in a variety of ways in the planning of the event through participant recruitment, sponsorship, publicity, logistics,…

Red Earth Chapter group photo

Red Earth Chapter


About Events Contact DONATE Canine CompanionsSouth Central Region ABOUT The Red Earth Volunteer Chapter was founded in 2006 to introduce Canine Companions to Oklahoma and provide support to graduate teams and volunteer puppy raisers. Our members participate in fundraisers and…

Group of puppies sitting on a road

Gulf Coast Chapter


About Events News & Stories Contact DONATE Canine CompanionsSouth Central Region ABOUT Formed in 2018, the Gulf Coast Volunteer Chapter is comprised of volunteers, puppy raisers and graduate teams serving Houston and the surrounding areas. Gulf Coast Volunteer Chapter members…

Lone Star Chapter group photo

Lone Star Chapter


About Events Leadership Team Contact DONATE Canine CompanionsSouth Central Region ABOUT The Lone Star Volunteer Chapter was established in early 2015. Our chapter serves the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area and consists of volunteers, puppy raisers, graduate teams and supporters who…

South Central Training Center


South Central Training Center Serving Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas. The Canine Companions South Central Region opened in 2015. The Baylor Scott & White Health – Kinkeade Campus is located in Irving, Texas and is the first service dog program…