Grab a Leash for DogFest DFW 2024!

Gather your friends, family and dogs for a day of fun on September 14 at Community Beer Co.

Grab a Leash for DogFest DFW 2024! 

DogFest is the signature event for national nonprofit Canine Companions, and our largest fundraiser of the year. Your participation in this fun-filled event supports the mission of Canine Companions and provides greater independence to people with disabilities through the help of an expertly trained service dog, provided at no cost.  

At DogFest, pet dogs are invited and encouraged to join the fun! This event is dog- and family-friendly, free and open to the public. Fundraising is encouraged and appreciated to support this important cause.  

Help us celebrate the culmination of year-round fundraising during this community event the whole family can enjoy – including your pups! 

September 14 - 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Community Beer Co.

3110 Commonwealth Dr, Dallas, TX 75247

  • Paintings created by your dogs
  • Photo booth opportunities
  • Fun demonstrations
  • Local vendors
  • Speeches from our clients. 

Planning to bring your pup? Register now and get a free dog bandana.

Other ways to get involved

  • Volunteer
  • Become a vendor
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Donate


Why We Fundraise

A man with a warm smile is seated in a wheelchair, accompanied by his loyal yellow Labrador service dog wearing a blue Canine Companions vest, both posing happily in an outdoor setting with a walkway and columns in the background.Canine Companions is leading the service dog industry so our clients and their dogs can live with greater independence. We provide service dogs to adults, children and veterans with disabilities and facility dogs to professionals working in healthcare, criminal justice and educational settings. Since our founding in 1975, our dogs and all follow-up services are provided at no cost to our clients. 

“I am so grateful to have Audrey in my life. Because of her I can finally get the chance to live my life more freely, independently and with total joy.” - Jacque with Service Dog Audrey

When you raise funds through DogFest, you make a direct impact and make the gift of enhanced independence possible for the people we serve. Get started now!

Click here to learn more about this important cause.

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