Committed to
helping veterans
and first responders.

Commited to
helping veterans
and first responders.

Applications

Are you a veteran or former first responder interested in a service dog? You can also apply to foster a service dog.

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Meet Our Dogs

We have service dogs throughout the country – from the midwest, to the east and west coasts. They each have a special story.

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Upcoming Events

There is always something happening at Big Paws. Check out the event calendar and find an event near you!

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Our Partners

Big Paws Canine Foundation could not do what we do without the support and contributions from our amazing partners.

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Our Mission:
Big Paws Canine Academy’s goal is to become the premier provider of trained assistance animals for Disabled Veterans and Former First Responders.