Puppies in Training
Kappa (born 11/30/2016, )
6 month old Kappa joined our group as a transfer puppy from Kitsap Navigators, to be raised by Brenda & Frank. They have helped prepare many good pups for formal training at Guide Dogs for the Blind.
Verdot (born 3/18/2017,Taurus/Kanga)
Petit Verdot is said to have lots of character! This Verdot arrived in May 2017 and will be raised by Jeremy and Melissa as their first pup with our group. Melissa raised 7 puppies for GDB with FHA when she was a teenager, so they are not lacking in experience!
Ross Too (born 1/07/2017, Bartley/Noreen)
The second Ross for our group, this cutie will be raised by Zac as his second pup for Guide Dogs for the Blind. Ross will join his raiser as an Amazon employee.
Impreza (born 10/18/2016, Saddle/Matilda)
IMPreza will go to work with his raisers, Kim & Gary, at Microsoft and that is an IMPortant, IMPressive job for a little guy!
Mick (born 10/12/2016, Neutron/Tarragon)
Mick is lucky #13 Guide Dog pup for Heidi & Dallas!
Gleason (born 7/30/2016, Belay/Shirley)
Gleason! An Irish pup for an Irish family! He arrived in Oct. 2016 to be raised by Derval, Tom, Hugh, Jack, Fiona, and Ailbhe as their second pup for Guide Dogs for the Blind.
Nasani (born 7/4/2016, Phoenix/Yardley)
Nasani, to be co-raised by Robin & Howard and Lisa & Doug, arrived in Sept. 2016. She is a sweet girl with an even temperament and her name means 'hard worker', perfect for a guide dog pup-in-training.
Ramla (born 7/6/2016, Saddle/Malibu)
Little Ramla joined our group in Sept. 2016 to be raised by Erika and Mark. The name Ramla means 'prophetess' or 'she knows', and is a city in central Israel. Ramla's big sister, career change dog Hoya, was raised in our group 9 years ago!
Norby (born 4/20/2016, Gonzalo/Patrina)
Norby joined our group at the age of 4 months from the Kent/Auburn puppy raising group. He is being raised by Mary, and her parents Todd & Jeannie.
Goliath (born 5/29/2016, York/Zulu)
Goliath! This little guy with big paws and a giant heart arrived on Fun Day at the Oregon Campus. He will be raised by Samantha as her 3rd puppy for Guide Dogs for the Blind.
Tumnus (born 5/9/2016, Curt/Carnival)
Mr. Tumnus is a character in CS Lewis' The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe and, as a faun, Mr. Tumnus is a peaceful woodland dweller and is the first person Lucy meets in Narnia. Tumnus the puppy joins our group to be raised by first time raisers Andie, Mark, Kendall, and Jed. This family also has a career change pet from Guide Dogs of the Desert.
Wombie (born 4/29/2016, Belay/Dynasty)
Wombie, short for the cute and cuddly little Wombat from Australia, arrived on the July puppy truck to be raised by first time raisers Ursula and her mom Laurie. They also have an 11 year old canine buddy, Teddy, who retired from guide dog work at the age of 3.