Companion Paws Resources and Documents

Temperament Assessment;

Companion Paws Temperament Assessment

Final Evaluation;

Testing Guidelines for Handlers

Companion Paws Therapy Dog Evaluation

Final Evaluation Marking Test

Registration Documents;

Please choose from the documents below, your requested designation(s). Complete all documentation and send them back to us by email to [email protected] If you are requesting more than 1 designation, please complete all documentation for each designation separately.


Personal Therapy Dog Designation Registration Documents


Assisted Therapy Dog Designation Registration Documents

Assisted Therapy Dog Teams Rules


Visiting Therapy Dpg Designation Registration Documents

Visiting Therapy Dog Team Rules


Follow-Up Forms

Companion Paws certified PERSONAL designation Follow-Up (Certify Your Own Dog Program)

Companion Paws PERSONAL ADOPTION Follow-Up (CPC Adoption Program)


Companion Paws Skills Training Videos

01 Teaching a Cue 

02 Watch and Focus “Watch Command”

03 The “Down” Cue  

04 The “Stay” Cue  

05 The “Come” Cue  

06 Loose Leash Basics 

07 Loose Leash Walking 

08 Sitting When Stopped  

09 Introducing a Wheelchair “Stationary” 

10 Introducing a Wheelchair “Adding Motion” 

11 Introducing Crutches: “Stationary”  

12 Introducing Crutches: “Adding Movement”  

13 Distractions: Keeping Your Dog Engaged  

14 Conditioning to Loud Noises  

15 Conditioning to Clumsy People 

16 Conditioning to Inappropriate Petting  

17 Conditioning to Multiple People Petting  

18 Accepting a Friendly Stranger 

19 Leave It: “Food Distractions” 

20 Its Your Choice: A Self-Control Game for Your Dog 

21 No Jump Manners  

22 Greeting Another Dog 

23 Supervised Separation