These are documents people ask for all the time, or links to them.
Is my adult dog too fat or too skinny? Download in pdf format.
Underfed dogs display highly visible rids.
Dogs with ideal body condition have a waist when viewed from above. You can feel and see the outline of ribs. The belly is tucked up when viewed from the side.
Overfed dogs have no waist when viewed from above. The Belly is rounded when viewed from the side.
Is my puppy too fat or too skinny? Downlaod this in pdf format.
Underfed puppies display highly visible rids.
Puppies with ideal body condition have a waist when viewed from above. You can feel and see the outline of ribs. The belly is tucked up when viewed from the side.
Overfed puppies have no waist when viewed from above. The Belly is rounded when viewed from the side.
Before being placed in the the homes of puppy raisers, puppies are fed Purina Pro Plan Large Breed Puppy food. This formula was selected through collaboration between the Guide Dogs Veterinary Department and Kennel Department. Research, and guide dog experience, has shown that large breed diets help prevent and limit orthopedic problems.
When your puppy is recalled, make sure your paperwork is complete.
Note: To follow these links, you first need to be logged in at GuideDogs.com AND have your cookies set and turned on. You won't find a link on the guidedogs.com site to get to this forms page.
Some raisers and some sitters find these puppy sitting/trading forms useful. Raisers find it useful when filling out monthly puppy reports. Sitters find them useful for remembering what to tell the raiser.
It seems that each Guide Dog Puppy club has their own form.
Puppy raisers with a Guide Dog Puppy in tow, wearing a Guide Dog vest, can ride the bus for free. This was announced in RTD Bulletin TR-04-7 (Click to download a photocopy of the memo)
Did you know you should never take your puppy to the zoo, a wild animal park, or to a fireworks show? Your puppy can go to the amusement park with you, but not until (s)he's atleast six months old. Learn when your puppy can go to different places with this handy guide.