Canine Companions for Independence has several opportunities for volunteers who are at least 18. They need a handyman for the 12-acre campus who is willing to commit to at least 20 hours a week (contact Krista Hardcastle-Utarid at and breeder caretakers for female breeders (contact Esther Molina at Also needed are puppy raisers willing to commit 16 to 18 months (contact Carina Diaz at, a Web designer who can write PHP and interface with LADAP (contact Krista Hardcastle-Utarid at, and volunteer docents to give tours of the Jean & Charles Schulz Campus (contact Krista Hardcastle-Utarid at