Author: Diane Gittlen

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Registration Open! Las Vegas Charity Weekend

Mark your calendars for the 39th Annual Guide Dogs of America William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet, Nov. 21-23, 2019, to be held at Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel & Casino This year’s theme is “Woofstock,” so get in the groove, grab … Read more

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Adam Bailey and His Dog Mica

Adam Bailey, who lives in Lake Stevens, echoes those sentiments in gaining friends at GDA, as well as the tremendous difference his Guide Dog, Mica, has made in his life. “Before I had Mica, I used a white cane so … Read more

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Antonio Fotualii and His Dog Ted

Since receiving his golden lab “Ted” in May, Antonio Fotualii (age 29) has fewer restrictions and more choices. Antonio lives on Capitol Hill in Seattle, is a Type 1 diabetic who was diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy at the age of … Read more

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Join Guide Dogs of America at Casino Night, August 10th!

We invite you to join us August 10th for an unforgettable evening filled with Poker, Prizes, and of course…Puppies! Play in our first ever Poker Tournament or just enjoy casual gambling in our Casino Lounge. We will have: live entertainment, … Read more

Dogs Want to Party Too!

This year’s quilt winner is Carolyn Smith from Florida – congratulations! Stay tuned for next years raffle. The Santa Clarita Quilters Guild crafted and generously donated this quilt, titled “Dogs Want to Party Too!” to benefit Guide Dogs of America’s … Read more

Raising a GDA puppy

I have to admit that when I first brought home an adorable little puppy named Kiwi, one thought running through my head was that it was going to break my heart to give her up.  And I did cry when … Read more

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Toxic Household Items for Dogs

Do you have an inquisitive pooch living in your home with you? Most dog owners are switched on enough to keep the harmful things out of reach, but pups can be pretty persistent if they want to get a hold … Read more

We’re Getting Ready For Some Summer Fun!

Our Open House is this Saturday and our Silent Auction is amazing.  Take a look at our catalogue, so you can come prepared to bid, bid, bid! View catalogue here >