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Calling Dog -loving Professional Photographers!

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Canine Companions for Independence


Calling all dog-loving professional photographers in Austin, Texas!

Are you a professional photographer or just take incredible pictures of Dogs? Join Canine Companions volunteer team and help tell our mission and impact stories through pictures. Canine Companions is a national nonprofit organization that transforms the lives of people with disabilities by providing expertly trained service dogs, free of charge. Our dogs perform practical tasks that enhance independence and reduce reliance on others.  They aren’t just the ears, hands and legs of their human partners, they’re also goodwill ambassadors and often, best friends.

Your role
We are looking for positive, go-getter dog-loving professional photographers who are able to commit to a fun and rewarding volunteer position. You would be taking photos of Canine Companions Service Dogs in a variety of settings including indoors and outdoors. The approximate time commitment is 1-3h per month. If you have experience photographing dogs, that’s a plus!

By supporting DogFest, YOU support our mission and the people we serve. To learn more about our mission, visit cci.org. If you would like to get involved, we would love to hear from you!

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About Canine Companions for Independence


7710 Las Colinas Ridge, Irving, TX 75063, US

Mission Statement

Canine Companions for Independence provides highly trained assistance dogs to children and adults with disabilities. Canine Companions has training centers across the country and boasts 1,900 active graduate teams nationwide. Canine Companions has placed 5,000 teams since the organization’s inception in 1975.


Founded in 1975, Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. Headquartered in Santa Rosa, CA, Canine Companions is the largest non-profit provider of assistance dogs, and is recognized worldwide for the excellence of its dogs, and the quality and longevity of the matches it makes between dogs and people. The result is a life full of increased independence and loving companionship.

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We'll work with your schedule.


200 S Lamar BlvdAustin, TX 78704



  • Photography
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Professional Development
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills
  • Storytelling




  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-3 hours per month
  • professional photographer

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