Guide Dogs of America
13445 Glenoaks Boulevard
Sylmar, CA 91342

Phone: (818) 362-5834
or (800) 459-4843
Fax: (818) 362-6870

Veterinary Department

Guide Dogs of America’s Veterinary Department is open Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. To make a veterinary appointment, please call (818) 833-6470.

24-hour assistance is available for canine emergencies: For emergency assistance during business hours, please call (818) 362-5834. For after hours emergencies only, call (818) 822-7703.


Our kennels are open to GDA Puppy Raisers Mondays through Sundays, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Evening hours (4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.) are reserved for pick-ups and drop-offs only. Our kennels are closed on all major holidays. For boarding reservations, please contact

For other kennel services, contact GDA Kennel Manager Larry Borbon at (818) 833-6448 or or GDA Lead Kennel Technician Chris Medina at

Puppy Department

Contact Puppy Department Manager Stephanie Colman at (818) 833-6447 or

Please visit our Meet the Staff” page for a complete listing of email and telephone numbers.


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