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Candidate programs

Candidate programs have pledged to meet the ADI minimum standards and are working toward accreditation.

Below is a list of current ADI candidate programs:

North America – ADINA

A.C.T.S. Assistance Canine Training Services

Austin Dog Alliance

Big Paws Canine Foundation

Canine Angels Service Teams

Custom Canines Service Dog Academy

Eyes Ears Nose and Paws

Freedom Dogs

Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs

K9’s 4 Mobility, Inc.

Little Angels Service Dogs

Main Line Deputy Dog

Mutts With A Mission

My Angel with Paws, Inc.

paws4people foundation

Pawsitivity Service Dogs

Paws Assisting Veterans, Inc (PAVE)

Paws Giving Independence 

Puppy Jake Foundation

Retrieving Freedom, Inc.

The Sam Simon Foundation Assistance Dogs Program

UDS Service Dogs Program 

Vancouver Island Compassion Dog Society

Veterans Moving Forward

Wagmor Service Dogs 

Wyoming Service Dogs

Europe – ADEu


Asociación d’Acció Social DISCAN

Asociación LealCan de Integración Canina

Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland 

dog4life ONLUS 


My Canine Companion – Autism Assistance Dogs

Northern Ireland Assistance Dogs 

Slovenian Instructors Association

Stichting Hero 

Vrienden der Blinden vzw

Taiwan Assistance Dog Association
Oceania – Australia & New Zealand