Our assistance dogs are trained to meet the needs of individuals with even the most complex physical disabilities.... read more
What we do
Canine Partners is a registered charity that transforms the lives of people with physical disabilities by partnering them with assistance dogs. Our amazing dogs bring a greater independence and quality of life to their partners, offering security, companionship, and practical help with everyday household tasks. These life-changing dogs also provide psychological and social benefits including increased independence, confidence, social interaction and self-esteem.
We rely on donations and legacies to fund the creation of our life-transforming partnerships.
Canine partners are carefully matched to the applicants' needs and lifestyle, no matter how challenging. They are trained to help with every... read more
Our canine partners undertake a specialist two-year training programme, which begins from selection at seven to eight weeks old. They spend... read more
From our blog…
When Denise was born with Spina Bifida, her parents were told that I would not live more than two weeks. Having canine partner Murray by her side means Denise has more confidence, ‘good company’, and a reason to smile.… read more
Posted 1 month ago in the Our partnerships category