Friday, May 13, 2016

Newshounds — Guide Dogs for the Blind in the News!

Here's the latest round of news coverage about Guide Dogs for the Blind and the GDB community.


San Ramon Man Giving Back After Guide Dog Changed His Life:
http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/A-Piece-Of-My-Soul-Was-Filled-San-Ramon-Man-Who-Says-Guide-Dog-Changed-His-Life-Now-Giving-Back-378294521.html

Fun and Education for Visitors at Jelly Belly: http://www.dailyrepublic.com/news/fun-and-education-for-visitors-at-jelly-belly/

Eyeraisers 4-H Members Train Partners for the Blind:
http://kval.com/news/local/eyeraisers-4-h-members-train-partners-for-the-blind

12 Outstanding Students to be honored at Commencement: http://news.sfsu.edu/news-story/twelve-outstanding-students-be-honored-commencement

4-H Members in Oregon Train Their Canine Partners for the Blind:
http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20160512/NEWS03/160519755

Lemoore FFA Student Wins State Competition for Raising Guide Dogs: http://hanfordsentinel.com/news/local/lemoore-ffa-student-wins-state-competition/article_34c65b09-4221-57b7-8805-43a1a2b63c1d.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=email&utm_campaign=user-share

Puppy Love: Nevada Union and Bear River FFA Students Raising Guide Dogs for the Blind: http://www.theunion.com/news/20248870-113/puppy-love-nevada-union-and-bear-river-ffa

Puppies Take the Bus to Train as Guide Dogs:
http://katu.com/news/local/cute-alert-puppies-take-the-bus-to-train-as-guide-dogs

93-Year-Old Puppy Sitter Honored for Service: http://www.recordnet.com/article/20160117/NEWS/160119746

Guide Dog Puppies Take Washington Square by Storm:
http://portlandtribune.com/pt/9-news/295485-172382-guide-dog-puppies-take-washington-square-by-storm

Meggie the Guide Dog Graduates After Growing Up in Gridley:
http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20160316/NEWS/160319823

Tech Students Help Raise Puppies for Guide Dogs for the Blind:
http://www.kcbd.com/story/31553023/tech-students-help-raise-puppies-for-guide-dogs-for-the-blind

A Four-Legged Field Trip:
http://portlandtribune.com/sp/68-news/300905-178160-a-four-legged-field-trip

Paws and Effect: Training Guide Dogs for the Blind: http://www.ridgecrestca.com/article/20160415/NEWS/160419833

University of Arizona Club Helps Train Guide Dogs:
https://uanews.arizona.edu/story/ua-club-helps-train-guide-dogs

Man Gives Voice to People With Disabilities:
http://abc7news.com/society/abc7-star-man-gives-voice-to-people-with-disabilities/1164808/

This Hiker isn’t Letting Blindness Slow Him Down: http://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/this-hiker-isn-t-letting-blindness-slow-him-down-607986243962

Guide Dogs In Training Introduced to Challenges of Air Travel: http://photos.dailynews.com/2016/01/guide-dogs-in-training-introduced-to-challenges-of-air-travel/#9

Texas A&M Using Wind Chimes to Help Visually Impaired:
http://www.theeagle.com/news/local/texas-a-m-using-wind-chimes-to-help-visually-impaired/article_d5318204-0147-56ea-b069-cea8e49fa423.html

When You Train Puppies, It’s Not Easy to Say Goodbye:
http://www.durangoherald.com/article/20160103/NEWS01/160109907/When-you-train-puppies-it--x2019-s-not-easy-to-say-goodbye

Central Point Providence Medical Clinic Gets New Guide Dog:
https://kobi5.com/news/central-point-providence-medical-clinic-gets-new-guide-dog-19800/

Puppy Training in the Inland Empire:
http://www.sbsun.com/social-affairs/20160113/puppy-training-in-the-inland-empire-x2014-learning-to-adapt

Future Guide Dogs Train at Highland High School:
http://kjzz.org/content/251585/future-guide-dogs-train-highland-high-school-gilbert