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Kennelside Chats

Check out our Kennelside Chats series, Guide Dog of America and Tender Loving Canines graduates discuss their personal experiences and journeys with their service dog partners. Our GDA Kennelside Chat series offers an in-depth look at assorted topics of interest … Read more

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Holidays of Hope 2020

Donate during our “Holidays of Hope” Fundraiser this year to bring a very deserving person peace, love, and hope in the form of a guide or service dog. Hope. It’s a powerful word and an important frame of mind. That … Read more

Read the answers to our Pup Quiz!

Our latest newsletter featured our very first Pup Quiz! How did you do? Answers Correct answer is highlighted How many pounds of food do we use in a year? 18,700 43,720 65,622 How many loads of laundry does the nursery … Read more

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Virtual Vegas Fundraiser

We’re Betting On You! This time of year we are normally preparing for our biggest event – our Las Vegas Charity Weekend. We will miss seeing you this November, but there are some positive ways to make light of the … Read more

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PAWSitivity 2021 Calendar is finally here!

Thank you to all who participated in Guide Dogs of America – Tender Loving Canines 2021 PAWSitivity Photo Calendar Contest!  It’s finally here! Get ready to kick off the new year with the most PAWSitive calendar you’ve ever seen. Pre-order … Read more

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They Came, They Saw, They… Whatever’d

Many thanks to all who participated in our first virtual fundraiser, “The Walk, Run, Ride…Whatever!” We are thrilled to share with you that we raised over $54,000.  All across the country, we saw people embrace their inner “Whatever!” and dedicate … Read more

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Support GDA Kennel Tech Xochitl Sanchez

We have many employees here at Guide Dogs of America who have different hobbies and passions. Here’s a peek into the behind the scenes life of, Xochitl, a Kennel Tech here at GDA. She has a passion for fitness and … Read more

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We are thrilled for the launch of our new website!

In January, Guide Dogs of America (GDA) merged with Tender Loving Canines. Our new single organization operates under the Guide Dogs of America umbrella. Merging the two organizations has been a work-in-progress, and a lot has changed – including our … Read more

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Walk, Run, Ride, Whatever!

THIS EVENT IS CLOSED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION! From July 31st to August 2nd, challenge yourself and others to get outside with friends and family for an hour dedicated to Guide Dogs of America. We wanted to do a … Read more

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Thank you for your support!

When we reached out at the beginning of last month, we were launching our spring fund-a-need campaign in response to COVID-19. At that time, I stressed the importance of guide/service dogs during a pandemic, and asked for your support. I … Read more