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GDA volunteers pick up “N” and “P” litters!

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 “N” of German Shepherds and the “P” litter of Golden Retrievers. Read the rest of this entry »


GDA Closed

Guide Dogs of America will be closed the Monday after Open House.


GDA Saturday Obedience Class – CANCELLED

February 13, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Saturday, February 13th, 2016 Obedience Class has been CANCELLED

 


GDA Closed

February 15, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed President’s Day.


GDA Saturday Obedience Class

March 12, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Saturday, March 12th, 2016 Obedience Class Schedule (held at GDA)

9 a.m. – 10 a.m. Puppies age 11 months and up
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Puppies age 9 to 10 months
12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Puppies age 5 to 8 months
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Puppies age 8 weeks to 4 months

We would like to stress the importance of staying within the age group of your dog, as the classes and expectations are set for each specific age level.

Click here to download the Saturday Obedience Class Schedule (PDF)

 


GDA Closed

March 25, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Good Friday.


Bowling For The Dogs

April 2, 2016
St. Charles, MO

IAMAW Aerospace District 837, Guide Dogs of America, and St. Charles Lanes are pleased to announce “Bowling For The Dogs” to benefit GDA is set for April 2, 2016.
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IAMAW Local Lodge 2003 6th Annual Philip G. Williams Memorial Golf Tournament

April 9, 2016
Enterprise, AL

The IAMAW Local Lodge 2003 6th Annual Philip G. Williams Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit Guide Dogs of America will take place on April 9, 2016 at Tartan Pines Golf Club in Enterprise, Alabama. Registration fee is $75.00 per golfer. Meal provided and door prizes! All proceeds will benefit GDA.
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IAM&AW District Lodge 725 First Annual Golf Tournament

April 11, 2016
Escondido, CA

IAM&AW District Lodge 725 is pleased to announce its first annual Golf Tournament Benefitting Guide Dogs of America. The tournament will be held April 11, 2016 at Eagles Crest Golf Club located at 2492 Old Ranch Road in Escondido, CA 92027.
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IAM&AW Disctrict Lodge 776 Fun Run

April 23, 2016
Ft. Worth, TX

IAM&AW District Lodge 776 is pleased to announce its Fun Run to benefit Guide Dogs of America is set for April 23, 2016. The fun-filled day will include a bike show, car show, an f-16 simulator, Cowtown Gypsy M/C, music by The Family Jewels, food vendors, awards.
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Graduation!

April 24, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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2nd Annual Guide Dogs of America Southeast Charity Golf Tournament

May 16, 2016
Chattanooga, TN

IAMAW District Lodge 19 is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual Guide Dogs of America Southeast Charity Golf Tournament is set for May 16, 2016 at the Chattanooga Golf and Country Club located at 1511 Riverview Rd., Chattanooga, Tennessee 37405.
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GDA Closed

May 30, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Memorial Day.


Grifters MC Chapter 14 First Annual Hawgs for Dawgs

June 11, 2016
National CIty, CA

The Grifters MC Chapter 14’s First Annual Hawgs For Dawgs motorcycle ride to benefit Guide Dogs of America is set for June 11, 2016! Ride starts and finishes at Sweetwater Harley-Davidson located at 3201 Hoover Ave. National City, CA 91950.
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GDA Closed

July 4, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Independence Day.


Graduation!

July 10, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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18th Annual Run for the Dogs

July 16, 2016
Lynnwood, WA

18th Annual Run for the Dogs
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7th Annual Guide Dogs of America Charity Golf Tournament

July 17, 2016
Redmond, WA

IAM&AW District 751 is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Guide Dogs of America Golf Tournament is set for Sunday, July 17, at Willows Run Golf Course located at 10402 Willows Rd. NE in Redmond, Washington 98052. Registration fee is $110 per golfer, which covers green fees, cart rental, tournament T-shirt, and a buffet at the end of play.
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GDA Closed

September 5, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Labor Day.


Graduation!

October 23, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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GDA Closed

November 24, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Thanksgiving Day.


GDA Closed

November 25, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed the Friday after Thanksgiving Day.


GDA Closed

December 23, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed the Friday before Christmas.


GDA Closed

December 24, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed the Saturday before Christmas.


GDA Closed

December 30, 2016

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Friday, December 30th.


GDA Closed

January 2, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Monday, January 2.


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