Resources for TLC Volunteers



Non Disclosure Agreement

Approved Adoption Agreement

Adjudicator and Assessor Contract

Waiver  for Adjudicaors and Assessors


TLC Maps

TLC Organizational Chart

TLC Management Map

TLC Map Notifyers


TLC Emails

Liane Weber –

Volunteer Coordinator –

Admin Manager –

Companion Paws Manager –

Marketing Manager –

Adjudicator Manager –

Crisis Counsellor –

E-Counselling email – and

Intake and Follow-up counsellor email –


Companion Paws Resources and Documents

CPC Adoption Program Flow Chart

CPC Certify Your Own Dog Program Flow Chart

CPC Visiting Therapy Dog Facilitation Flow Chart

First Temperament Assessment;

Companion Paws Temperament Assessment

Final Evaluation;

Testing Guidelines for Handlers

Companion Paws Therapy Dog Evaluation

Final Evaluation Marking Test

Registration Documents;

Please choose from the documents below, your requested designation(s). Complete all documentation and send them back to us by email to If you are requesting more than 1 designation, please complete all documentation for each designation separately.


Personal Therapy Dog Designation Registration Documents


Assisted Therapy Dog Designation Registration Documents

Assisted Therapy Dog Teams Rules


Visiting Therapy Dpg Designation Registration Documents

Visiting Therapy Dog Team Rules

Visiting Therapy Dog Volunteer Waiver


Follow-Up Forms

Companion Paws certified PERSONAL designation Follow-Up (Certify Your Own Dog Program)

Companion Paws PERSONAL ADOPTION Follow-Up (CPC Adoption Program)


Companion Paws Skills Training Videos

01 Teaching a Cue 

02 Watch and Focus “Watch Command”

03 The “Down” Cue  

04 The “Stay” Cue  

05 The “Come” Cue  

06 Loose Leash Basics 

07 Loose Leash Walking 

08 Sitting When Stopped  

09 Introducing a Wheelchair “Stationary” 

10 Introducing a Wheelchair “Adding Motion” 

11 Introducing Crutches: “Stationary”  

12 Introducing Crutches: “Adding Movement”  

13 Distractions: Keeping Your Dog Engaged  

14 Conditioning to Loud Noises  

15 Conditioning to Clumsy People 

16 Conditioning to Inappropriate Petting  

17 Conditioning to Multiple People Petting  

18 Accepting a Friendly Stranger 

19 Leave It: “Food Distractions” 

20 Its Your Choice: A Self-Control Game for Your Dog 

21 No Jump Manners  

22 Greeting Another Dog 

23 Supervised Separation  


Email Setup


Incoming Server:

Secure SSL/TLS Settings (Recommended)

  • IMAP Port: 993
  • POP3 Port: 995

Outgoing Server:

  • SMTP Port: 465

IMAP, POP3, and SMTP require authentication


Software Downloads


Download Sumac (Usernames and Passwords will be emailed)

Click the following link Sumac Download to open up the download instructions.

For TLC tuorials on Sumac please click the following link Sumac Tutorials


Download Team Viewer

Windows: Team Viewer

Mac: Team Viewer