Canine challenge for Christmas

Kerenza Holzman and Whisky
Kerenza Holzman and Whisky

From midday on Tuesday, November 29, until midday on Friday, December 2, cash given to Canine Partners online will be doubled thanks to match-funding organisation The Big Give.

The charity is hoping to raise £25,000 which will then be matched by the Clive and Sylvia Richards Charity bringing the total up to £50,000 – enough to purchase and train five amazing puppies.

The dogs will learn how to carry out a range of everyday tasks including opening doors, dressing and undressing a person and loading and unloading a washing machine. Their skills will help transform the lives of disabled people and boost their confidence and independence.

In order for people to double their donations, cash must be given online through match funding website The Big Give.

For more information or to donate visit caninepartners.org.uk/christmaschallenge.

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