Press Releases

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

Daredevils preparing for a challenge of a lifetime to raise cash

IT’S not a challenge for the faint-hearted. Towering 165ft above a fast-flowing river, the iconic Forth Rail Bridge is one of Scotland’s best-loved landmarks. And on Sunday October 15 a team of 15 brave volunteers are preparing to scale the 127-year-old UNESCO World Heritage Site structure in South Queensferry, Edinburgh to raise cash for Canine … read more

Posted 2 months ago

Cream tea raises thousands for assistance dog charity

TEA was slurped and cake was chomped – raising thousands to help disabled people. Canine Partners’ volunteer Ali Bailey organised a cream tea at her friends’ Amelia and James Tuttiett’s home in Bishops Waltham for more than 70 guests. The event raised more than £7,000 which will help Canine Partners train more amazing dogs that … read more

Posted 2 months ago

Puppies held a special party in a bid to recruit new volunteers

BOUNDING with energy and keen to help – Scotland’s cleverest puppies have been learning everything they need to know to help change lives. They will grow up to become assistance dogs and they will help boost the independence of people with physical disabilities. But last week it was all about letting their fur down and having … read more

Posted 3 months ago

The West Country’s cleverest pups want you to come to their party!

SOME of the West Country’s cleverest puppies are having a party and they want as many people as possible to join them. The puppies from assistance dog charity Canine Partner have been learning to help with the housework and even how to load and unload a washing machine. But they have put their training on … read more

Posted 3 months ago

Charity celebrates 10 years of providing Scottish super-dogs

Celebration is in the air as an assistance dog charity marks a decade of changing lives in Scotland. Canine Partners in Scotland was launched in 2007 training Scotland’s cleverest dogs. Since then the charity has transformed more than 40 physically disabled people’s lives by providing them with a specially trained assistance dog. Now the charity … read more

Posted 3 months ago

Scotland’s cleverest pups are looking for special puppy parents

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 3 months ago

Get on your bikes and help change a life

Get on your bikes and help change a life (South) THE wheels are already in motion for a top new cycling challenge to return to the south. Canine Partners’ Pedal for Paws is back and the charity says it will be bigger and better than ever. Tickets have now gone on sale for the second … read more

Posted 5 months ago