D.O.B. August 3, 2017

Weight: 68lbs

Breed: Labrador/Golden Retriever Mix

Trained by: Canine Companions for Independence 

Hobbies: Playing with friends, playing the Honeybee tree game, playing cards, and going on walks

 

Who is Fitzgerald?

Facility Dog Fitzgerald, also known as Fitz, was one of eight puppies born to his mother on August 3, 2017. Fitz was born in Santa Rosa, California and raised in Dallas, Texas.

Fitz was placed with Tonya in August, 2019 by Canine Companions for Independence®. 

Fitz is a service trained facility dog that works with clients in a criminal justice setting. Fitz 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.