D.O.B. June 16, 2018

Weight: 68lbs

Breed: Labrador/Golden Retriever Mix

Trained by: Canine Companions for Independence 

Hobbies: Brushing his teeth, playing with friends, belly rubs, and enjoying peanut butter!

Who is Platano?

Facility Dog Plantano, also known as Platty, was  born to his mother on June 16, 2018. Platty was born in Santa Rosa, California and raised in Dallas, Texas.

Plantano was placed with Brandilyn Lascari in November of 2020, by Canine Companions for Independence®. 

Plantano is a service trained facility dog that works with clients in a criminal justice setting. Platty uses his commands and behaviors to mitigate the stress and anxiety of crime victims, witnesses, and others during all stages of the legal proceedings including accompaniment during interviews and court hearings.