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Walk a mile (or five!) in their shoes

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Becoming a guide dog instructor takes years of training and shoes that are made for walking. All of GDA’s licensed instructors have completed the three year apprenticeship required to earn the license from the state of California. And, between the formal training to prepare the dogs to be matched with a blind individual and the 28 days of class during which they teach students to work as a team with their new guide dog, the GDA instructors log a lot of miles, both on their feet and on the road.
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Guide Dogs of America’s annual Online Silent Auction

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Guide Dogs of America’s annual Online Silent Auction is set for June 5-15! Since 1948, GDA has been providing specially trained guide dogs to blind men and women free of charge. Fundraisers such as our Online Silent Auction are essential to help continue our mission.
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Donations Needed For GDA’s Online Silent Auction

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Guide Dogs of America’s annual Online Silent Auction is set for June 5-15! Since 1948, GDA has been providing specially trained guide dogs to blind men and women free of charge. Fundraisers such as our Online Silent Auction are essential to help continue our mission.
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Graduating Class #382

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Class #382 graduated on January 26, 2014!
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Graduating Class #383

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Class #383 graduated on April 13, 2014!
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Ride for Guides

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Thank you supporting our 11th Annual Ride For Guides in record-breaking numbers! (more…)

GDA Closed

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed the Monday after the “Ride for Guides” event.

Graduating Class #381

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Class #381 graduated on December 21, 2013!
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Wine, Scotch, and Cigars Event

Friday, December 20th, 2013

Guide Dogs of America cordially invites you to a night of Wine, Scotch, and Cigars on our campus.
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Quilt Raffle Winner Announced!

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Lee & Kellie Dreyfuss of La Canada are the winners of Guide Dogs of America’s 2013 quilt raffle. (more…)

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