There are currently three ways a dog can "graduate" from guide dog school.

Working Guidess - After 6 months or more of formal training, the dog is matched with a visually impaired partner. Up to 4 more weeks of training is done together on campus before the new team is presented at a graduation ceremony. Often times the puppy raiser has the opportunity to attend graduation and meet the new partner.

Breeder Dogs - After returning for formal training, those dogs still under breeder consideration are carefully observed by the trainers and the breeding department. Only the most exceptional dogs are chosen to join the breeding colony. These dogs are also presented at a graduation ceremony and will live with a foster family in between litters of puppies.

K-9 Buddies - This is a new program that matches a suitable dog with a blind child to provide companionship, increased social opportunities, love, and experience caring for a dog. If the child later chooses to be matched with a guide dog, he or she will already have experience with dogs.

Dogs not selected for one of these three jobs are said to be career changed. Career changed dogs go on to work as therapy, search and rescue, diabetic detection, hearing, or of course they can be pet dogs! Check out Boulder's wonderful career change dogs!

Jira

Jira graduated as a working guide. Jira was co-raised by Cindy and Chad.

Riggs

Riggs graduated as a working guide. Riggs was raised by Lucia, Frances, and family.

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Mildred

Mildred graduated as a working guide. She was raised by Heidi, Tashai, and Robert.

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Levine

Levinegraduated as a working guide. Levine was raised by Cathy.

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Fergus

Fergus graduated as a working guide. He was raised by Claire.

Maime

Maime was raised by Jane and family. After she retired, she went back to live with her puppy raisers again. Maime graduated as a working guide.

Juana

Juana graduated as a working guide, but is now working as a therapy dog. Juana was raised by Jill and Don.

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Plato

Plato graduated as a working guide. Plato was raised by Jane and Gene.

Haiku

Haiku graduated as a working guide. Haiku was raised by Karen.

Velma

Velma was raised by Jane and Gene and she graduated as a working guide.

Januty

Jaunty was a female, yellow labrador born on February 14, 1999 to dog dad Guthrie and dog mom Constance. She was raised by Robert and Tashai.

Kessler

Kessler graduated as a working guide. Kessler was raised by Aaron.

Niagra

Niagra graduated as a working guide. She was raised by Karen.

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Ray

Ray graduated as a working guide. Ray was raised by Lauren.

Poem

Poem graduated as a working guide. Poem was raised by Tashai and Robert.

Vasser

Vasser graduated as a working guide in 1998.

He was born on February 12, 1997 to dog mom Hazy and dog dad Signal. He died in 2008. He was brothers with Valor, also raised in the club. Vasser was raised by Karen.

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Keoki

Keoki graduated as a working guide in 1998. She was born in 1997. She was raised by Andrea.

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Nesbit

Nesbit was born in 1997 and graduated in 1998.

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Jonas

Jonas graduated as a working guide. He was raised by Cathy.

Kenneth

Kenneth graduated as a working guide. He was raised by Lauren.

Surfer

Surfer graduated as a guide dog in 1997. He was a big, yellow, male labrador. He was rasied by Lauren and is now retired.

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Hany

Hany was raised by Andrea and graduated as a working guide.

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Eski

Eski is a male, yellow labrador born on July 6, 2016 to dog mom Taipei and dog dad Magic. He is being raised by Lauren. His brothers are Eagle (the black one) and Enzo and Eragon (the yellow ones). These are littermate videos. 

08-14-16 -  https://youtu.be/cmxiLGnSvVs
08-04-16 -  https://youtu.be/Gwc_fDp3-Z8
07-31-16  - https://youtu.be/NvVeIqeWb7A
07-24-16  - https://youtu.be/806BFRQ3ZK0

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Audrey

Audrey was raised by Heidi and family. She graduated as a breeder dog. Her puppies NarniaBlossom, and Brenna were raised by the Boulder club.

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Blossom

Blossom graduated as a breeder in 2008. She was born on November 24, 2006 to dog mom Audrey and dog dad Neo.

She was raised by Heidi and family. Some of Blossom's children raised in the club include Pearson, Presto, and Keena. 

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Flicker

Flicker is a female, yellow labrador who graduated as a breeder.

She was born on July 21, 2009. Her dog mom is Audrey and her dog dad is Denzel. She was raised by Heidi and her family.

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Gamma

Gamma is a female, yellow labrador born to dad dog Kristoff and mom dog Giselle on September 20, 2016. Gamma is being reaised by Sara and Tom. Gamma's sister, Granola, is also being raised in the club.

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Corine

Corine is a female, black labrador born on January 23, 2016 to dog mom Wanda and dog dad Jolt. Cordelia is being raised by Marni, Devon, and Carson.

Corine graduated as a breeder.

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Dart

Dart is a male, yellow labrador born on October 18, 2015 to dog dad Tiburon and dog mom Nilla. He is being raised by Cece, Sol, and Tom.

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Kristoff

Kristoff is a male, yellow labrador being raised by Tom&Sara and Matt&Sharyl. Krostoff's dog dad is Vikram, also raised by Matt and Sharyl. Kristoff was born on December 24, 2014 to dog mom Belize.

Kristoff was donated to the Israel Guide Dog Center for the Blind.  They gifted 2 females and 1 male out of his two test litters to other service organizations.

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