We know that dogs are loyal, provide unconditional love and are called man’s best friend. Combine these traits with the skills of an expert trainer and FBI Assistance Dogs can change the lives of people in need.

For Better Independence is a 501(c)(3) organization that runs strictly on donations and fundraisers. All donations are tax deductible.

For Better Independence Assistance Dogs provides trained dogs:
1) for children and adults with disabilities
2) to aid health care professionals.

Download Our Brochure

The brochure should open up into a new window so you wont get taken away from where you were. They are in a picture format.


Special Thanks to Pam Smith, DVM
for her committment to donating

Labrador Retriever puppies to our program.

Download our Winter Newsletter
Like us on our Facebook page below!!!

Hearing Dogs:

  • Help people live independent lives
  • Provide companionship
  • Alert to crying babies, telephones, doorbells and other noises

Service Dogs:

  • Help people live independent lives
  • Provide companionship
  • Pull a wheelchair
  • Retrieve dropped items
  • Get help, or retrieve a telephone in emergencies
  • Perform other tasks as needed


Magic hitting push plate