Links

For additional information, check out these links.

  • American Kennel Club (AKC) Resources
    • AKC Therapy Dog Titles - The purpose of this program is to recognize AKC dogs and their owners who have given their time and helped people by volunteering as a therapy dog and owner team. There are 5 AKC Therapy Dog™ titles for dogs who have worked to improve the lives of the people they have visited.
    • AKC GoodDog! Helpline - The AKC GoodDog! Helpline offers live telephone support from our team of knowledgeable trainers. Whether you need help training your puppy, introducing an adult dog to your home, or improving their manners, AKC is here to assist.
  • C4C Resources
    • Canines For Christ Merchandise Online Store - An online store for convenient ordering of Canines For Christ merchandise
    • C4C Coloring Page - A C4C coloring page to give to children as a way of reaching out to them with how God can use dogs to show His love to people in wheelchairs and otherwise.This can be a great teaching tool. Please feel free to print this and use as appropriate in your home, church and community.
    • C4C Pocket Testament (the Gospel of John) - The C4C Pocket Testament is the Gospel of John with C4C ministry information featured. This small 5 1/2" x 3 1/2" booklet is perfect to give to everyone in need of reading God's word through the book of John. If you are interested in a supply of these, please send an email to canines4christ@gmail.com
    • Shopping Through AmazonSmile Results in Donations - When shopping for anything this year, remember you can make a donation to Canines for Christ when you purchase something from Amazon through AmazonSmile. This is a program with Amazon where you can link your account to a charity, like Canines for Christ. A percentage of your purchases will go to us!
  • Facebook Pages
  • In The News
  • Publications
    • Ability Bible Series - Adventures of Zeke and Jimmy: The Tales of Two Dogs -- God’s Word as seen through the eyes of two dogs. This book is written especially for adults with mental disabilities by Jane Wampach
    • Dog Breed Discrimination by Isaias Silva and Richard Tuttle III - This paper was an assignment for students at the Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. The students were to find information on the following categories: A literature review of the topic, summarize an article about their chosen animal in the news, summarize a legal issue or law in regards to their topic, and describe an organization and/or agency that has an effect on their topic.
    • Dog Devotion: A Devotional For Dog Lovers - Dog Devotion is a topical devotional for dog lovers written by Canines for Christ Volunteer Patty Johnston. The devotions contained in this book will help you relate your relationship with your beloved pet with your spiritual walk and relationship with God. The devotions are short for the busy person. They will amuse, encourage and inspire you. This resource can be purchased on Amazon Smile for $10.00
    • The New Breed of Service Dog: Canine Caregivers for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients - Excellent article discussing such topics as: the history of service dogs, how a dog is certified as a therapy dog, and the benefits that therapy dogs provide to patients.
  • Related Organizations
    • Buddy Break - "Buddy Break" consists of 120 local churches in 20 states which make a special effort to connect with children with special needs and disabilities of all kinds by sponsoring monthly Buddy Breaks. The local church offers a FREE parents' day out/respite program where kids and their siblings make new friends in a safe and loving environment while their caregivers get a much needed break. Canines for Christ is active in many churches with this wonderful faith-based organization. We encourage you to review the Web site to find out if a "Buddy Break" church is in your community.
    • Pets4Christ - Pets4Christ is an online boutique full of products for your pet that are inspired by Faith. Our product line is continuously growing and we encourage customer feedback on our current products, as well as suggestions for which products you’d love to see! Safety and comfort of our products are always a top priority. Note: Canines for Christ will receive 25% of your order if you select "Canines for Christ" during checkout!!
    • Pyramid - Pyramid serves those with severe disabilities as it seeks new ways to engage its students, to provide an environment in which they can find excitement and meaning, and to provide them the opportunity to become full participants in their communities.
    • Stronghold Ministry - Stronghold Ministry provides spiritual support and comfort to cancer patients, caretakers and others in crisis. Our name, Stronghold, comes from the many Old Testament references to the Lord who wants to be our strength, refuge and security in times of trouble. Our message is that when we are losing our grip, no matter what we are going through, the Lord is our Stronghold. We provide free spiritual gift baskets, counseling, host support groups, speak in home groups, Sunday school classes, youth groups and a Sunday morning guest speaker at your church service. We offer our services free to cancer patients and those in crisis.
    • The One Roof Initiative - A non-denominational para-church ministry, The One Roof Initiative’s vision is to connect those impacted by disability -- individuals and their families -- to help and hope.
  • Resources for People With Disabilities