Leader Dog and Good Dog partnered for a series of webinars, covering topics like our puppy raising program and what it takes to train a guide dog. You can find the webinars listed below.
What it Takes to Train a Guide Dog
About: Guide Dog Mobility Instructor Meredith Bryde discusses what goes into training a dog to become a guide dog, including the positive reinforcement methods we use.
Leader Dog’s Puppy Raising Program
About: Manager of Canine Development Bev Blanchard gives an overview of how Leader Dog’s puppy raising program works.
Leader Dog’s Breeding Selection Process
About: Breeding Program Manager Dana Hunter talks about the process of choosing moms and dads to create the best possible chances for puppies that will grow into successful Leader Dogs.
About Good Dog: Good Dog is an organization that screens and evaluates dog breeders to identify breeders who engage in safe, responsible and scientifically backed breeding practices. We’re proud to announce that Good Dog has recognized Leader Dog for our ethical breeding program and our team members who are passionate about responsible breeding practices, care and training of guide dogs.