Category Archives: News

Horry County Council will sponsor a Canine Angel

At the invitation of Councilman Paul Price Jr., Canine Angels was invited to appear before Horry County Council in Conway, S.C., on June 4. Rick Kaplan and his 10 service dogs took the floor before a packed house.   Kaplan presented Canine Angels' charitable mission: to rescue dogs from local shelters, to train and donate…
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Meet Canine Angels’ official Pet Psychic at Ocean Resorts in June

Our good friend Jennifer Johnson has a gift for reading Tarot cards and being an angel to our Angels. During the month of June, she'll be reading for pets at one of the pet-friendliest hotels in the nation right here in Myrtle Beach. Trip Advisor rated Ocean Park Resort the third pet-friendliest resort in the nation.…
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Meet our newest Angel-to-be

Rick has finally found true love. Again. This time, it took less than five seconds. Introducing GINGER II, our newest Angel adoptee. Rick Kaplan & Ginger II Thanks to Paula of Upscale Grooming in North Myrtle Beach, S.C., who called us to save this smart little beauty. We had high hopes that her heart worm test…
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Marine hero joins Canine Angels family

We are honored and proud to announce our newest Veteran/Service Dog match, as we have placed our top of the class girl, Abbi, [caption id="attachment_890" align="alignright" width="225"] Alex and Abbi[/caption] with a young Marine hero who served two tours in Afghanistan and 1 in Iraq. High level PTSD and TBI are his badges of honor,…
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Strand Notebook | Spa fundraiser at Miller-Motte benefits Canine Angels

Published in The Sun News 04-18-13 [caption id="attachment_865" align="alignright" width="261"] Canine Angels behaving like Angels.[/caption] On April 25, Serenity Spa at Conway’s Miller-Motte Technical College is offering specials for $10. Walk-ins are welcome from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. for mini-massages, table or chair massage, haircuts, blow dry and style, or daytime makeover. Sponsored by Sons…
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Moses returns to the Canine Angels pack

[caption id="attachment_855" align="alignright" width="141"] Service Dog Moses[/caption] You might remember that we recently placed service dog Moses with our disabled veteran Bob Gunn in Southport, NC, with the hope that Moses would alleviate his PTSD, and give him the power to get back into healthy physical shape. The bond between Bob and Moses was immediate. Life gets…
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Get Gorgeous with Canine Angels

Please join us at Serenity Spa at Miller-Motte Technical College in Conway, S.C., on Thursday, April 25 for some incredible beauty specials. Walk in any time from 9 a.m to 9 p.m to claim your $10 mini-manicure, table or chair massage, haircut, blow dry and style, or daytime makeover. Another perk: they'll be serving fresh…
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New Student from the “Honeymooners”: Ralphie Boy!

Another canine made his way to potential Angel status this week from Brunswick County Animal Protective Services, under Sgt. Tommy Tolley’s direction. We’ve adopted Ralphie, a chocolate lab mix around 6 months of age. He is gentle, sweet, and smart, and just endured heroically the old snip-snip neutering. He is presently recovering with our Foster…
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Canine Angels bring comfort to Newtown, CT

Our thanks to WMBF News for this great coverage of our journey: NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – There are only 13 hours of driving between the Grand Strand and Newtown, CT. Canine Angels, a service providing free service dogs for eligible disabled veterans on the Grand Strand, made the trip to offer comfort and…
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