Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “F” and “G” litters.
Guide Dogs of America’s “F” litter of puppies went home with their GDA volunteer puppy raisers on September 9, 2016. The black Labrador Retrievers are pictured here with their raisers at Guide Dogs of America’s campus.
Guide Dogs of America’s “G” litter of puppies went home with their GDA volunteer puppy raisers on September 30, 2016. The yellow Labrador Retrievers are pictured here as a group with their raisers at GDA’s campus.Pictured from left: Lily Wayne with Gavi, Paul Blank with Grant, Suzette and Kathryn Davis with Garnet, Brian and Jacque Harris with Gary, Russell Waters with Gus, and the Starkenburg family with Glacier.
GDA’s volunteer puppy raisers open their hearts and homes to our puppies and help us raise the best guide dogs possible. Learn more about GDA’s puppy raising program at https://www.guidedogsofamerica.org/programs/puppy-raising/
Interested in supporting our mission to change the lives of those who are blind? GDA is looking for loving homes to raise a puppy of 8 weeks of age until he or she is around 18 months old. If you live in Southern California, we want to hear from you!
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