What our members say about visiting
"We joined Canine Friends a year ago and have loved every minute of it!"
Who can apply
We'd like to hear from you if you are 18 years of age or older and your dog is at least 1 year old and is well behaved and likes being petted.
The Application Process
There is a 5 step process for becoming a member
Assess: You will then be contacted by an Assessor to arrange a time for you and your dog to be assessed.
Assign: If your dog is deemed suitable you will be assigned a location to visit
Pay: You pay your membership fee and receive your badge and scarf
Visit: Your assessor will accompany you on your first visit to introduce you to staff and show you the ropesPlease note: You may need to complete a Ministry of Justice criminal history check depending on the organisation you will be visiting.
There is a joining fee of $30 for a single owner or $35 for multiple owners. Annually there is a $20 fee for a single owner or $25 for multiple owners.