Puppy Raising

Puppy Raising

“A” Litter Meets Their Volunteer Raisers!

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age.
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Change And Growth For GDA

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

This spring there are exciting new changes at GDA to report. There’s the arrival of GDA’s new president Russell Gittlen (read his President’s Message here), as well as news about graduations and changes in many departments, several of which are included here.
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“V” and “W” Litters Go Home

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “V” and “W” litters.
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We Need You To Help Raise Us!

Friday, January 13th, 2017

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“R”, “S”, and “T” Litters Go Home

Friday, January 13th, 2017

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “R” and “T” litters.
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K,” “L,” “M,” and “P” Litters Go Home

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “K,” “L,” “M,” and “P” litters.
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GDA Volunteers Pick Up “F” and “G” Litters!

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “F” and “G” litters.
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GDA 2016 Holiday Photo Card Contest Winner!

Monday, October 10th, 2016

We’re happy to reveal the winning photo featured on Guide Dogs of America’s 6th Annual Holiday Card. This photo of GDA puppy-in-training Linus was taken by his GDA volunteer puppy raiser Cindy Valancius. It was a “ruff” decision, as we received so many great photos to choose from. Thank you to all of you who sent in submissions.
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GDA Volunteers Pick Up “D,” “E,” “H,” “I,” and “J” Litters!

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “D, “E,” “H,” “I,” and “J” litters.
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GDA Volunteers Pick Up “B” and “C” Litters!

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 7 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “B” and “C” litters.
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