Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer Puppy Raisers Needed! Raise a Puppy Change a Life!

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Guide Dog Foundation & America's VetDogs | Smithtown, NY
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Guide Dog Foundation & America's VetDogs


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Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Puppy raisers play a vital role in the development of future assistance dogs: they spend countless hours caring for, teaching, and socializing the pups. They are responsible for socializing their future guide dog puppy and are encouraged to provide common day-to-day socializing opportunities and exposure to new and diverse surroundings. A well-socialized puppy will have fewer adjustments to make when it comes back to the Foundation for formal training. The pups need to be house-broken, maintain good house manners in addition to socializiation.

Puppy raisers play a vital role in the development of future assistance dogs: they spend countless hours caring for, teaching, and socializing the pups. They are responsible for socializing their future guide dog puppy and are encouraged to…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Training Provided
  • Families Welcome

How To Apply

We are located in Smithtown, NY, Suffolk County, LI. Please visit our website to read more about our program: www.guidedog.org/GD/Help/Volunteer/GD/HowToHelp

We are located in Smithtown, NY, Suffolk County, LI. Please visit our website to read more about our program: www.guidedog.org/GD/Help/Volunteer/GD/HowToHelp

Location

Guide Dog Foundation

371 East Main Street, Smithtown, NY 11787
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