Maggie Can’t Read But She Inspires Many to Love Books
Loudon’s Maggie THDD CGC owned by Rennie Loudon of Warwick, RI Maggie is a Reading Education Assistance Dog.  The AKC Canine Partners member is certified with Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dogs and registered with R.E.A.D. Intermountain Therapy Animals and Cold Noses Warm Hearts. She recently was bestowed with the AKC Therapy Dog Distinguished title for […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/maggie-cant-read-but-she-inspires-many-to-love-books/ | July 15, 2016
Foster Failure Becomes Dog Sports Success
Rosemary Strasser of Omaha, NE, was not looking for a new dog, but a friend with Midwest Rescue Network kept telling her she had just the dog for her. “For two weeks she kept saying, ‘You have to come meet him; he’s just your type of dog,’ “, Rosemary said. “We fostered him, and I […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/foster-failure-becomes-dog-sports-success/ | July 13, 2016
Teen & Her Dog Persevere to Win Master Agility Championship
Vermont resident Haley Bouchard was just 13 when she and her dog Willow entered the AKC Agility ring in 2011 – one year after the launch of the AKC Canine Partners program. “Their first few years in competition were tough. There are lots of 15 second videos of Willow running out of the ring,” said […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/teen-her-dog-persevere-to-win-master-agility-championship-2/ | July 6, 2016
Teen & Her Dog Persevere to Win Master Agility Championship
Teen & Her Dog Persevere to Win Master Agility Championship   Vermont resident Haley Bouchard was just 13 when she and her dog Willow entered the AKC Agility ring in 2011 – one year after the launch of the AKC Canine Partners program. “Their first few years in competition were tough. There are lots of […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/teen-her-dog-persevere-to-win-master-agility-championship/ | July 6, 2016
Born on July 4th, This All American Dog Boasts A Patriotic Name & Important Job
Adrienne Daily of Colfax, IL, tells us why Independence Day is a very special day for her dog, who boasts the registered name of And Justice For All THD CGC. In this photo, he is having an important conversation with Abraham Lincoln on the lawn of the McLean County Museum of History. Justice truly is […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/born-on-july-4th-this-all-american-dog-boasts-patriotic-name-important-job/ | July 1, 2016
Locked in Basement for Years, Rescued Dog Becomes Honored Therapy Dog
Coconut THDD CGC spent his first three years of life in a basement until his owner turned him over to a shelter. Dr. Elizabeth Lynch of Greenwich, CT, saw something special in Coco and took him home. With a lot of love, training and trust building, Coco has become a wonderful therapy dog and recently […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/locked-in-basement-for-years-rescued-dog-becomes-honored-therapy-dog/ | June 30, 2016
Congratulations to the 3rd All-American UDX!
Jasmine of Lindenbrook UDX and Nan Daley of Woodside, CA, have become just the third All-American Dog team to achieve the AKC Obedience title of Utility Dog Excellent (UDX). This challenging goal requires dogs to qualify in both Open B and Utility B classes on the same day 10 times. Jasmine achieved this in just […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/congratulations-to-the-3rd-all-american-udx/ | June 28, 2016
This Fast CAT is a Dog!
Photo by Smooth Shots by Bill Koda Dane Lincoln Mo Rausch CA BCAT RATM CGC is the first All-American Dog to earn the new AKC Fast CAT title in the sport of Coursing Ability, on May 14, 2016, at the Blue Grass Coursing Club test in Radcliff, KY. Koda is also tied for first place […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/this-fast-cat-is-a-dog/ | June 27, 2016
Bella Cheers Everyone from Soldiers to Kindergarteners as Therapy Dog
Maine resident Deanna Wade served as a Hospice volunteer and shelter manager and noticed that residents always perked up when pets came to visit. This was especially true for people who once had pets and could no longer have them because of health or age issues. One time, Deanna and her husband, Laurence, had baby […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/bella-cheers-everyone-from-soldiers-to-kindergarteners-as-therapy-dog/ | June 24, 2016
Former Stray Loves Active Life in New Home
Kumala CAX owned by Michelle Jung of Daly City, CA Michelle adopted Kuma from the San Francisco SPCA in 2014 when he was around a year and a half. He was a stray dog from a neighboring county before being picked up and turned into a shelter. “I've had him for about two years now, […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/former-stray-loves-active-life-in-new-home/ | June 23, 2016

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