Certified Service Dogs for Autism
Since 1996, National Service Dogs (NSD) has been training Labrador and Golden...
Certified Service Dogs For PTSD
NSD’s Service Dog for PTSD Program was launched in 2011. The dogs are...
Canine Assisted Intervention
National Service Dogs’ first Canine Assisted Intervention (CAI) Dog was...
National Service Dogs’ Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs is a family event that includes your dog! It has been hosted in various cities over the last 18 years. Getting its start in Oakville, Ont. in 1998, the event quickly became NSD’s largest and most anticipated event. Find out more
NSD receives no government funding and relies entirely on support from corporate sponsors, local community members, service clubs and annual fundraising events. We have a number of donor and sponsorship Find out more
Upcoming & Recent Events
This season give a gift to honour your friends and family by making a donation to National Service Dogs in their name. Click HERE for details.
National Service Dogs PAWS program is an Read more
Help Blue Gypsy Wines reach their goal of sponsoring a Certified Service Dog for PTSD. Purchase your favourite bottle and support their Service Dog campaign by visiting Blue Gypsy Wines today.
It’s not too early to start planning for NSD’s most anticipated event, our Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs! Read more
Latest From The Blog
Hey, we love our pets too, but we know they are not Service Dogs. Some folks are interested in certifying their pets for public access. If that’s what you want to do, we CANNOT help you. NSD is an Assistance Dogs International accredited training school and as such we only breed, train and certify dogs from our program. Want to learn more about what it takes to become a Certified Service Dog? Click HERE.
We were very happy to work with the Waterloo Region District School Board to make our schools inclusive and accessible for all, even those with four furry legs. Read about Hunter and Nestle’s big day HERE.