Category: Events

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Ride For Guides and Open House 2020 Postponed

Given the uncertainty and unpredictability of the current COVID-19 situation, we have made the difficult decision to postpone our annual Ride For Guides scheduled for May 17th and our Open House scheduled for June 13th. Since these two events are … Read more

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OFFICIAL STATEMENT REGARDING CORONAVIRUS

The safety of our Guide Dogs of America family has, and always will be, our top priority. Our administration is closely monitoring Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is taking action to limit the public’s access to campus. We ask that anyone who … Read more

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Dinner in the Dark 2020

Thank you to everyone for your continued kindness and support. Dinner in the Dark 2020 was a huge success! We look forward to seeing you at our next event.      

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Puppy Raiser Information and Orientation Sign-Ups

Volunteer puppy raisers are the cornerstone of our training program at Guide Dogs of America. Our dedicated volunteers foster future guide dog prospects, teaching basic obedience, house manners, and how to be calm and confident in a variety of public … Read more

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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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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

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 >  

Ride for Guides

15th Annual Motorcycle Ride for Guides

Grab your helmet and leather jacket, and come ride with us as we venture from our campus up through the mountains and back. The ride is a poker run with stops at gorgeous wineries and bars along the way. As … Read more

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Bone Voyage Charity Banquet!

Join us for Guide Dogs of America’s 38th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet in Las Vegas November 15-17, 2018. We are setting sail at this year’s banquet, Saturday the 17th at the Paris Hotel, appropriately themed “bone voyage” — … Read more

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Transit Day for Guide Dog Pups!

Puppies trained to become guide dogs practice public transit etiquette in Central Park Puppy raisers from the Sylmar puppy raising group recently had the unique opportunity to expose their foster puppies-in-training to three different busses, and they had the busses … Read more