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Feb 5, 2018: Meeting, Atria Covell Gardens, 1111 Alvarado Ave, 7pm
Feb 12, 2018: Training, Harper Jr High, 4000 East Covell Blvd, 7pm
Feb 21, 2018: Outing, Night walk, 1st and A St parking lot on UCD campus, 7pm
Mar 5, 2018: Meeting, Atria Covell Gardens, 1111 Alvarado Ave, 7pm
Mar 12, 2018: Training, Harper Jr High, 4000 East Covell Blvd, 7pm

Wanted: Puppy Raisers & Sitters
Do you love dogs? Want to make a difference in the life of a blind person? Eyes For Others, the Yolo County puppy raising club for Guide Dogs for the Blind is looking for a few good raisers.
No experience is necessary; all training is provided locally by puppy club volunteers. Can't commit 12-14 months to raising a puppy? You might start a puppy for 2-3 months or finish raising a "transfer" pup. Puppy sitters are also needed to assist current raisers. Interested? Contact Julianne at gotjulie@gmail.com for more information.

Guide Dog News:
HankTransfer Pup!
Welcome to Hank who has been transferred from another club to be raised by Megan. Hank is a male lab/golden cross born to Amador/Montreal on 4/11/17.

TupeloTupelo, Breeder!
Another breeder for our club; female yellow Labrador retriever Tupelo has been selected. Congratulations to Tupelo and her raisers, Carly and Allison.

GertrudeBreeder Gertrude Whelps 3rd Litter!
Yellow lab Gertrude, raised in Yolo County, whelped her third litter. She and Kepler had 5 females, letter W, born 10/14/2017 Great job, Gertrude!

IthacaNew Pup, Ithaca
Cassie, Lauren and Kylie welcomed their new Guide Dog pup Ithaca. She is a female black Labrador retriever born on 7/30/17 to Giselle and Timothy.

Winter
Kindred at Disney Kindred Walnut & Pia
Guide Dog Graduations
Attending a graduation ceremony at Guide Dogs for the Blind is one of the best ways to get acquainted with the program. Puppy raisers say goodbye to their graduating dogs, and the graduating class members return to their homes and families with new partners by their sides. Graduations are at 1:30 pm with tours on the California campus at either 10:30 am or 12 noon. 2018 Graduation dates in California and Oregon.
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Many thanks to Purina for donating ProPlan dog food to Eyes for Others for our Guide Dog puppies.

This website is sponsored by Acorn Veterinary Clinic
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Club Donation
Are you interested in supporting our Guide Dog puppy raising efforts? We welcome contributions to help pay for training outings and supplies. You can now donate online to Puppy raising clubs! Select CA Yolo Eyes for Others to donate to our club.

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