Celebrating 20 years of expanding potential through the life-changing power of Certified Service Dogs.

IN SERVICE – Portraits of Dogs That Change Lives



An Unexpected Journey

ortona1From Giving to Receiving. One person’s unexpected journey. 
Sometimes the simplest act of kindness becomes the most extraordinary gift. When Val turned into National Service Dog’s driveway all those years ago she had no idea where fate would take her.  Find out more

Donor & Sponsorship Opportunities


NSD receives no government funding and relies entirely on support from corporate sponsors, local community members, service clubs and annual fundraising events.  If you share NSD’s mission to empower Find out more

Accreditation, ADI and Imagine


Assistance Dogs International, Inc.:
National Service Dogs has been a member of Assistance Dogs International (ADI) since 2000, achieving full accreditation in 2008. ADI sets standards for the Find out more

Upcoming & Recent Events

Join us on Tuesday June 20th from 6:30-7:15 for National Service Dog Training Centre Inc’s Annual General Meeting.

All stakeholders having an interest in the activities of NSD are welcome to attend.  The meeting will be held at the NSD training centre at 1286 Cedar Creek Rd, Cambridge.  Please call 519-623-4188 x 12 or email dani@nsd.on.ca more more information and details.

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Board of Director Positions

National Service Dogs is looking for candidates for the Board of Directors.  This year the professional expertise we’re recruiting for to further strengthen our Board

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