Our Mission is to increase the overall well-being of the elderly by introducing them to our wonderful therapy dogs in the comfort of their own homes.
We are always seeking new therapy dogs to join our Caregiver Canines team. These one-on-one visits in the senior citizen's home are a great way to put your dog's skills to good use.
Check out the our video to learn more about the program and see the effect these amazing dogs have on the people they visit.
Please click on the link below to read the research study done by Kean University. Caregiver Canines Published Research
3/3/17: Caregiver Canines is honored to receive a $5,000 Petco Foundation Helping Heroes Grant to help extend our efforts and serve the Petco Foundation’s mission to raise quality of life for pets and the people who love them. These funds will help us bring the joy of therapy dog home visits to more homebound seniors […]
Our very special Caregiver Canines Dulcie and Diego are featured in the December/ January issue of Dogster Magazine in their Grab a Tissue column. It’s a great article by Kyra Kirkwood about our program and work that Dulcie and Diego do for us. Happy reading!
In August we were contacted by Paw Culture, a pet lifestyle site, www.pawculture.com. They had heard about our program and wanted to do a video about our matches. We were more than happy to oblige and the following video is what happened… Caregiver Canines and Paw Culture