What to Expect

Photograph of an adult dog and a puppy.Applying: After you have completed an application to be a Puppy Raiser, you will be phoned to schedule a home interview. After a review, you will be notified as to whether your application has been approved or not.

How Long Before You Get the Puppy? This can vary in time, depending on the number of puppies we have and if you are waiting for a specific breed or gender of puppy.

Receiving the Puppy: When it is time to pick up your puppy, you will be notified and scheduled to come in for a Puppy Orientation meeting. In this meeting you will be told/reminded the “Do’s” and “Don’ts” for raising the puppy. You will be given a folder with schedules, hints and other information to help you along the way. After Orientation you will be given your GDA puppy.

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