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Murray and Tony

Murray and Tony

Join us January 25th as we catch up with Murray and Tony! Tony works at the Customized Learning Centre, a small high school alternate program in Coquitlam School District.  Tony spends his day with Murray (handler) or Dannielle, Youth Worker (trained co-handler),...

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Lindsey & Iroko

Lindsey & Iroko

Join us on January 11th at 1:00 pm PST as we catch up with Lindsey and her Service Dog Iroko Lindsey describes Iroko as loyal attentive and strong. "He is a high energy dog who pushes me to bring my level to his. He helps me pick up everything I drop and I drop lots!...

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Advanced Trainer Miranda

Advanced Trainer Miranda

Our Advanced Trainer Miranda is back by popular demand to talk about her work with the Advanced Dogs in Calgary! 

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our supporters

PADS is more than 90% volunteer-driven 

we thrive off the passion of the people who have decided to join the PADS Family.

PADS currently runs volunteer programs in the BC Lower Mainland & Okanagan as well as in Calgary, AB., and is a fully accredited member of Assistance Dogs International.

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FOLLOW OUR ADVENTURES

Our pups are always adventuring. Follow along each month to see what they’re up to and how they are doing!

Empress | December 2021

Empress | December 2021

In December, Empress had a lot of fun working on skills and going on field trips. She spent some time working with Ashley off-site to generalize her skills and practice them more spaced out in real-life scenarios. Empress did well! For the two weeks of holiday away...

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Roan | December 2021

Roan | December 2021

This was one of the most exciting months EVER! First of all - GUYS! If you've never felt snow - you are missing out! I was a happy boy before, but as soon as my paw made contact with the white stuff - my life changed. I think the snow has magical powers, because...

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