Making the decision to apply for a guide dog is a major milestone and the beginning of a life-changing event. If you find yourself wishing a guide dog could help you locate the elevator, find a crosswalk button, prevent you from veering in the street, stop for an overhead obstacle, or navigate crowds, guide dog mobility might be right for you! Guide Dogs of Texas is proud to offer one-on-one training, a relaxed and informal training center, flexible class schedules, and specialized pre-training of each dog.
If you’re ready to apply for a guide dog, you’ve come to the right place. At Guide Dogs of Texas, we will guide you to independence with a loving and furry, four-legged companion.
Please welcome Kathleen Doria who joins Guide Dogs of Texas as the Director of Development. She will oversee all aspects of marketing, community outreach and fundraising. “Guide Dogs of Texas is 100 percent donor supported, so my job is to encourage donors to give and sustain that support,” she said. “I believe there is a [...]
Ever wonder what it takes to train a dog to be a guide dog? Or, why we use Golden Retrievers and Labrador Retrievers? Or, what about the training our clients go when they’re paired with a new dog? Find out for yourself during our free Best Friends in Sight luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. [...]