Friday, November 4, 2011
Members of Solano Puppy Raisers Laurie Vidt, with Elko, Nora Salet, with Kip, and Diana Wilson, with Toga, left to right, help expose their dogs to new sights and sounds as part of their training. (Brad Zweerink/Daily Republic)
Puppies in Salinas Become Guide Dogs. Cover story!
Roselle, WTC Angel, wins first place in the American Humane Hero Dog Award and won $15K for GDB! Be sure to tune in on November 11 on the Hallmark Channel! Marin IJ, Novato Patch, Huffington Post, Dream Dogs, Daily Pilot, Pet Tales, Animal Fair and Illuminating the World in Six Dots.
Atticus takes third! Heroes, all! The handsome yellow Lab is the partner of Jim Hogan, a Vietnam Veteran. Atticus was named Grand Marshal Dog for the event. He and Jim attend numerous veterans' conventions and ceremonies.
Clark Roberts says, "The real difference between a cane and a [guide] dog is a brain..."
GDB Career Change Dog goes on to new career in search and rescue
Teacher's Guide Dog Attacked by Rottweillers: Why it's important to keep pet dogs under control...
A GDB Graduate takes to the skies!
Puppy Love with a Purpose
In the December 2011 issue of DogFancy Magazine, there's a wonderful article and photo of our good friend Betty White and her GDB career change Golden, Pontiac.
GDB Alumnus Elliot Aronson wins distinguished emeriti award from University of California at Santa Cruz
Polar Vision crew set to go to Antarctica to raise support for GDB!
GDB Alumnus Larry Marcum says that "Life is Better with a Guide Dog".
Lemore, CA, raisers win award for innovation. Model of Innovation awards are given in three divisions: student development, chapter development and community development to FFA members.