• Heartley Heads Off to College

    19 days ago - By CCI

    Where It All Started
    It was a short 19 months ago that Canine Companions® puppy Heartley started his journey to become an assistance dog. He was a little bundle of energy, chewing on toys and excitedly exploring his big new world. Today, with the help of his volunteer puppy raisers Cathy and her daughter Kaylee, Heartley is a mature, regal dog with a desire to serve. He has mastered all 30 commands taught by his puppy raisers and is now ready to take the next step to professional training where he will learn an additional 10 commands that will provide independence and support to a future...
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