In order to qualify for Apprenticeship with Canine Solutions, applicants must first complete a minimum of 20 services hours with an approved local shelter.

The following shelters have been pre-approved for all applicants.  Orientation hours do not count toward the final tally.  All hours must be signed off at the time completed by the appropriate supervisor.

  • Great Plains SPCA
  • Wayside Waifs
  • KC Pet Project

Other shelters may be considered on a case by case basis.  For inclusion to the master list the shelter must demonstrate an adherence to a force-free training and handling philosophy.