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!

Allegra

Allegra graduated as a working guide. She was raised by Bonnie and her family.

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Anderson

Anderson was raised by Angela and graduated as a working guide in 2006.

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Bailey

Bailey is a female yellow labrador born to dog mom Sunrise and dog dad Jenkins on July 26, 2009.

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Brenna

Brenna was born on November 24, 2006 to dog mom Audrey and dog dad Neo.

She is a female black labrador and is a working guide. She was raised by Gene and Jane.

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Flyer

Baby Flyer flew into the club on March 20, 2013. He is being raised raised by Susan, Kelly, and Jen. Flyer is a male, black labrador born on January 22, 2013 to dog dad Parson and dog mom Norma.

Flyer graduated as a working guide dog.

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Yula

Yula is a female, yellow labrador who was born on April 16, 2010 to dog mom Mamie and dog dad Jenkins.

She is the litter mate of Yates and Yoko, also in the Boulder Guide Dog Puppy club. Yula is being raised by Gene and Jane, and she's a sweet girl that looks like she has eyeliner on. Read more for more pictures of Yula.

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Nadette

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

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Nadine

Nadine is a female, black labrador who is a working guide.

She was born to dog mom Paulina and dog dad Cubby. Nadine was raised by Kyra and Richard.

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Louanne

LouAnne is a female, yellow labrador who graduated as a working guide in 2009.

She was born on February 9, 2008 to dog mom Lilo and dog dad Tiburon. She was co-raised by Jill, Angela, Carol, and families.

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Douglas

Douglas is a male, black labrador who graduated as a working guide in 2009.

Douglas' dog mom is Debra and his dog dad is Eric. Douglas was born on May 9, 2008. He was co-raised by Emily, Pat, and Ed.

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Dallas

Dallas is a female, yellow labrador. She was born on May 9, 2008 to dog mom Debra and dog dad Eric.

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Ellis

Ellis was born on June 20, 2006 to dog mom Bayla and dog dad Kinsey. He was raised by Emily.

Ellis graduated as a working guide in March 2008, but he has since retired and moved back in with Emily. Ellis enjoys being a pet now, and loves his "sister" Angel (now called Gelly).

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Dori

Dori graduated as a working guide in May 2008. She was born on July 3, 2006 to dog mom Doralee and dog dad Baker.

She was raised by Tara and family.

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Sawyer

Sawyer was a male, yellow labrador born on December 15, 1996. He was raised by Lauren.

Bryant

Bryant graduated as a working guide in October 2007.

Bryant was raised by Frances, Lucia, and family.

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Leanne

Leanne graduated as a working guide in 2006. She was raised by Christina and Judy.

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Prada

Prada graduated as a working guide in May 2006. She was raised by Jill, Kirsten, and their families.

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Lucca

Lucca graduated as a working guide in 2005. Lucca was raised by Elizabeth and family.

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Kaylor

Kaylor graduated as a working guide. Kaylor was raised by Cathy and Carolanne.

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Rubia

Rubia graduated as a working guide. Rubia was raised by Dave and Sara.

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Marlis

Marlis graduated as a working guide. Marlis was raised by Judy and her family.

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Ynez

Ynez graduated as a working guide. She was raised by Mike.

Lenny

Lenny graduated as a working guide. Lenny was raised by Erin and Matt. Lenny is now retired and is back with his raisers.

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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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