Press Releases

Stay up-to-date with what we have been up to at Canine Partners by browsing through our press releases below.

The south’s cleverest pups host a party to show off their skills

THEY will help with the housework, load a washing machine and open doors – but now the region’s cleverest puppies are calling for your help. Charity Canine Partners is looking for special volunteer ‘puppy parents’ that can look after puppies that are training to become assistance dogs for physically disabled people. And they are hosting … read more

Posted 1 week ago

Looking after a puppy can help change a life

WHEN Ruth Breading first set eyes on tiny Gooch she knew he was special. And with her love and devotion he would go on to change lives when he gets one of the most important jobs a dog can have. The dog-lover signed up to become a volunteer puppy parent for assistance dog charity Canine … read more

Posted 1 week ago

Get on your bike to transform a life

TIME is running out to get a place on Canine Partners’ once in a lifetime cycling challenge. The charity which trains assistance dogs in West Sussex that transform the lives of disabled people is calling for keen cyclists to get in gear and pedal from London to Paris. The 270-mile trip will help the charity … read more

Posted 2 weeks ago

It’s one giant leap as fundraisers abseil to help train assistance dogs

DAREDEVILS are taking their fundraising to new heights. Wendy Churchman is preparing to join a team of more than 50 people as she takes on Britain’s highest freefall abseil to raise vital funds for assistance dog charity Canine Partners. The Chelmsford mum-of-two will leap from the top of the UK’s tallest sculpture, the ArceloMittal Orbit … read more

Posted 4 weeks ago

Artists got creative to help people with disabilities

FROM doggy draft excluders to collages and masterpieces by talented school children – a huge celebration of art will help people with disabilities. Canine Partners’ Textile Art Challenge exhibition has gone on show at the Oxmarket Centre of Arts in Chichester. The exhibition will raise thousands which will help the charity continue its work training … read more

Posted 1 month ago

It’s all about puppy power as trainee assistance dogs host Bedford party

SOME of the county’s cleverest puppies are having a party – and they’re inviting residents to join them. People will have a chance to meet puppies that are training to become assistance dogs for charity Canine Partners. The dogs will one day help disabled people with everyday tasks including opening doors, picking up items and … read more

Posted 3 months ago