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Texas A&M Supports Prison Puppy Raising Program

One year ago   |   By CCI

The Canine Companions community brings people together in unique ways. In Texas, college students and inmates of a local prison work together to train future service dogs. Inmates at Federal Prison Camp Bryan have been raising puppies for Canine Companions for over 10 years and work with the Collar Scholars - a group of Texas A&M students - for socialization opportunities. “The inmates do a wonderful job building a foundation and teaching the dogs the commands. We then work with the dogs in situations that they would not get inside the facility,” says Jessica, Collar Scholars club member...
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Hurricane Ian Update: Pet-Friendly Evacuation Shelters

Hurricane Ian Update: Pet-Friendly Evacuation Shelters

Updated 9/28/2022 at 11:00 a.m. EDT Hurricane Ian is expected to make landfall this afternoon in the Florida Suncoast. Evacuation in key areas right now is critical-and people... Read more ...

Abandoned Pit Bull Runs Toward Nervous Man, Changing His Life Forever

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World Rabies Day

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"ROSIE" good natured and gorgeous Tri-Colored mix

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Moving with Pets: What You Need to Know to Prepare for a Long Distance Move

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35 Food Recommendations for Chihuahuas with Sensitive Stomachs

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