Tag: Guide dogs

Guide Dogs for the Blind train puppies at SLO airport

Parrot was one several puppies who went through a guide dog training exercise at the San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022.

Parrot was one several puppies who went through a guide dog training exercise at the San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Catherine Allen callen@thetribunenews.com Travelers at the San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport this Memorial Day weekend may have seen a group of “well-mannered” puppies-in-training completing their TSA security checks

Puppy volunteers needed as Guide Dogs for the Blind comes to Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Guide dogs help people who are blind or visually impaired navigate the world around them, but before they can do that they must go through training. “Her job is just to stay focused on where we are going,” said Paul Fontaine, a volunteer with Austin’s chapter of Guide Dogs for the Blind,

Puppy eyes: Fuzzy pups trained to be guides for the blind

Puppy raisers come back over and over. Tait has raised Roxanne, Katrina, Velour, Gus, Mystic, Oregon, Kelby, Tad, Eagle, Winnie and now Kenji, her 11th guide dog puppy. Guiding Eyes for the Blind volunteer “puppy raiser” Debbie Roschli, plays with Moira, an 8-week-old Labrador puppy, on the tarmac at Tipton Airport in Fort Meade, Md.,

Harry Potter and Game of Thrones actor visits Warwickshire Guide Dog puppies

Harry Potter and Game of Thrones star David Bradley paid a visit to the Guide Dogs National Centre in Warwickshire to show his support for the charity. David, who plays Argus Filch in the Harry Potter films and Walder Frey in Game of Thrones, was introduced to the adorable puppies who will be trained to

Fuming Wilko shoppers threaten boycott as store starts to allow dogs inside some shops

One disappointed Wilko customer said she would be boycotting the business as a result of the change

The rollout has been made to over two-thirds of Wilko’s home and garden stores and will allow pets to browse all areas of participating stores, except for food aisles One disappointed Wilko customer said she would be boycotting the business as a result of the change ( Image: Wilko WS) Angry Wilko shoppers are threatening