has donated Dakota to
Dakota at 6 weeks old
Dakota was donated by Dixie's Doodles - http://dixiesdoodles.com
Dakota's Puppy Raiser
Beth Lord and her family are volunteer puppy raisers with the Guide Dogs of Texas. Dakota is their second guide dog puppy and first labradoodle. Willie, a lab, graduated to advanced training in summer of '08.
Follow Dakota's training on his blog - Dakota's Tails
BETH & DAKOTA
WORKING STAIRS TOGETHER
Guide Dogs of Texas relies on dedicated volunteers called Puppy Raisers to raise and socialize puppies until they are 14 to 16 months of age. At that time, the puppy is returned to Guide Dogs of Texas, Inc. to enter the advanced training program.
They are always accepting applications for new Puppy Raisers. If you live within the following Texas counties; Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Caldwell, Comal, Frio, Gillespie, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Medina, Travis, Wilson and you are home most of the day
- Please Apply!
Guide Dogs of Texas, Inc. depends on volunteers for various activities both dog-related and non dog related. These activities include:
Guide Dog Boarders, Client Host/Hostess, Guide Dog Ambassadors, Office Assistant, Public Speaking, Puppy Sitters, Puppy Raiser, Seamstress, Special Event Staff, Kennel Assistant.
Guide Dogs of Texas, Inc.
1503 Allena Drive
San Antonio, TX 78213
Phone: 210-366-4081 or
Toll Free: 800-831-9231