Winter Graduation is coming soon!
Our first class of 2023 is graduating on February 11th at 12pm. Join us in celebrating our graduating teams, as well as the work of our puppy raisers and sponsors who have made these partnerships possible!
Join the Powerful Paws Club!
Become a member of the Powerful Paws Club! Your Monthly Donation helps us complete our mission, and we'll send you exclusive GDD merchandise to say thanks!
Find you how you can Volunteer to be a Puppy Raiser, attend an event, or join our Powerful Paws Club!
Volunteer hours served in 2020
Guide Dog Teams since 1972
Of our puppies are born in-house
How You Can Help
Help raise and socialize the next generation of Guide Dogs by fostering a (really cute) GDD Puppy!
Give some of your time to help further the mission at the GDD Campus or in the Community
Estate Planning, the Powerful Paws Club, or a one-time donation can help give independence to GDD students or Alumni
Shop for a great cause! Order exclusive GDD Masks, T-Shirts and Hoodies, and support Guide Dogs of the Desert!
Guide Dogs of the Desert provides mobility, companionship and independence for the blind with custom-trained Guide Dogs
Guide Dogs are Provided Free
All of our Guide Dogs are provided free to our students. Their extensive training is funded by your generous donations and volunteer efforts
Training for Recipients
Our dogs are highly-trained – and so are our students! Once a student is matched with a Guide Dog, they attend a 28 day training course where they learn all aspects of living and working with their new Guide Dog