The hardest part of raising a puppy to be a Companion dog is saying goodbye
Since birth, Eaton’s destiny has been to serve. The golden retriever-Labrador mix was bred to be a calm, focused and obedient companion to a human in need. Aspiring to join the 1,721 active Canine Companions for Independence teams, Eaton hopes to help a disabled owner live a fuller life.
For duty’s sake, Eaton gave up a typical puppy-hood.
“We got him at eight weeks,” says Anne Arundel County Deputy Chief of Police Emerson Davis,...