Can Do Canines®, established in 1989, places assistance dogs with people with disabilities. Their Mission Statement: Can do Canines is dedicated to enhancing to quality of life for people with disabilities by creating mutually beneficial partnerships with specially trained dogs.
In 2014 they placed 34 new assistance dog teams for people with disabilities to include hearing, mobility, diabetes, seizure and autism. They clocked more than 175,946 volunteer hours. This non-profit is located in New Hope. They have placed more than 477 dogs since 1989 and relies on individual contributions to provide dogs to clients, free of charge. They placed dogs in Minnesota, Wisconsin, South Dakota, Iowa and Missouri. In addition to the donation generated from the Golf & Bocce Ball Outing, please help support Can Do Canines throughout 2016.
Don’t be surprised if you see a Can Do Canine at a FPA of MN Chapter meeting.