D.O.B. January 1, 2019

Weight: 48 lbs

Breed: Golden Retriever 

Trained by: Canine Companions for Independence

Hobbies: Playing with friends, playing cards, and bowling.

Who is Yahini?

Facility Dog Yahini was one of ten puppies born to his mother on January 1, 2019

Athens was placed with Tamara Martin in August, 2019 by Canine Companions for Independence®.

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