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Harnessing the healing power
   of canine companions and furry friends
Our Mission
Our mission is to lift the spirits of dog lovers who are experiencing physical and emotional challenges. Whether you are a patient, a caregiver, an adult or a child, you are welcome to visit us and enjoy the healing power of canine companions and the farm's furry family. For those who battle in their own way, whether physically or mentally, we invite you to take refuge.
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CANCER warriors, their families & caregivers  |  ​VETERANS, in honor of your service  |  CHILDREN who are disadvantaged, disabled or facing illness

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A Veterans Story : The Power of a Partnership
Take a tour of the farm, our animals, activities and events through this brief video of photos. 


UPCOMING EVENTS!

Pictures Tell the Story
When Everything Changes

James Capps was on a plane deploying to Saudi Arabia when the second plane hit the World Trade Center. In that moment he knew his life and his view of the world would never be the same. The years that followed were tumultuous as James found himself clouded in anger and in search of hollow justice. Then he was introduced to 2-year old Scout, a border collie with a lot to teach him about life.
​                                             Read full story  ->
Aug 20th     Concert with a Bark
                 Live music, food and fun





Buddy Builders : Companion Dogs
​Two rescue dogs were trained, loved and gifted to two military veterans who were seeking emotional support companions. Learn more


Four veterans and their dogs started boot camp in March - free dog sport training in preparation to compete in Iron Dog Unleashed in June.



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Boot Camp is in Session!
Watch us on Good Day Sacramento
Highlights companion dogs for veterans
​New Leash on Life & Iron Dog Spotlight
Sept 18th   Kids Day at the Farm
                 All of the animals will be out and ready!
                     Join us for horseback rides, hay rides, petting zoo, face painting & more!





​Every Saturday morning, beginning August 6th, veterans can join Nola Jones for an hour of free exercise and performance dog training.
Veteran Opportunity!
​Saturdays
8:30 am - 9:30 am
No pre-reqs. Dog must be friendly & socialized.

Held at 
Performance Dogs in Action