Founded in 1975, Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit
organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by
providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure
quality partnerships. Headquartered in Santa Rosa, CA, Canine Companions
is the largest non-profit provider of assistance dogs, and is
recognized worldwide for the excellence of its dogs, and the quality and
longevity of the matches it makes between dogs and people. The result
is a life full of increased independence and loving companionship.