United Airlines

Donate Your United Airline Miles

United Airlines has partnered with Guide Dogs of America | Tender Loving Canines to support our students through their Miles on Mission Program. Miles on a Mission is one of the many ways United is supporting organizations like ours, where United … Read more

A cute, yellow labrador puppy sits inside of a small, white, tepee-style tent. There is a sign on the tent that reads, "Camp." On the left side of the tent there is a faux campfire with orange and yellow flames. Above the tent, the words, "Open House" are displayed in a semi-circle. The background of the image is a natural outdoor setting with trees and a gravel ground.

Thank you for attending our Open House on June 8, 2024

Happy Tails, Happy Trails… We hope you enjoyed touring our seven-acre, park-like campus Thanks for visiting the puppy kissing booth, mingle with puppies-in-training, watch working service dog demos, bid on amazing silent auction items and MUCH MORE! Download a flyer here and … Read more

2024 Quilt for Raffle

2024 Quilt Raffle “Pieces of our Hearts Dogs”

2024 Quilt by the Orange County Quilters Guild titled, “Pieces of our Hearts Dogs.” Enter our raffle for a chance to win! Your ticket purchase helps GDA | TLC provide a service dog to people who are visually impaired, children … Read more

Rosie O'Donnell and Autism Service Dog, Kuma

Onward with Rosie O’Donnell: Autism Service Dogs

Guide Dogs of America | Tender Loving Canine’s Autism service dog graduate, Rosie O’Donnell, shares her experience with the nonprofit and what autism service dogs can do, not only for the child with autism but for the entire family. Learning … Read more

Yellow labrador puppy and football

Super Puppy Bowl 2024

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Super-Puppy Bowl! Because of you, we raised over $13,000! The winners are: 1st Quarter: Commemorative Brick – $150 Value Sheet 1: Chris Babcock Sheet 2: N/A 2nd Quarter: Newborn Puppy Sponsorship – … Read more

Woman hugging service dog

Olive’s Journey: A Symphony of Hope in Autism Parenthood

Greetings, When my son, Jaxx, was born, I didn’t know much about parenting, let alone raising a child with Autism. Initially, what seemed like normal baby behavior turned out to be stemming—repetitive movements or sounds. I didn’t realize at the time, … Read more