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Guide Dog Foundation & America's VetDogs

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Puppy

We are looking for special families to open their hearts and homes and join our family of puppy raisers.

Puppy Raisers make a commitment to take a puppy home for approximately 12-14 months. They provide a safe and loving home where the puppy will be taught housebreaking, obedience, excellent house manners, and socialization in public places.

v Hours of Volunteering: The puppy lives with the family for 12-14 months.

v Preliminary Requirements: Puppy orientation session, attend two obedience classes, and a home visit by a Foundation representative as well as temping a young and an older puppy.

v Future Requirements: Food and toys are paid for by the volunteer and are tax-deductible. Foundation-approved food is approximately $50 per month. Attending a minimum of two obedience classes per month held by our puppy advisors. Advisors are here to assist you with any questions you may have. Veterinary care is covered by Foundation-approved veterinarians.

Questions? Contact: 631-930-9060, email: Nadine@guidedog.org We look forward to hearing from you soon!

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Your Home - please provide contact numberin response to advertisementNew York, NY 10001

(40.753685,-73.99916)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Puppy lives in your home until 14 months old
  • Basic obedience classes, housebreaking, staff will support you with training!

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