Providing freedom for the blind
Guide Dogs of the Desert provides mobility, companionship and independence for the blind with custom trained Guide Dogs.
Help us accomplish our mission by contributing to GDD
Become a Puppy Raiser!
They are furry, cute - and need your help to become a Guide Dog of the Future!
Volunteer to become a GDD Puppy Raiser
Find you how you can Volunteer to be a Puppy Raiser, attend and event, or join our Powerful Paws Club!
Volunteer hours served in 2020
Guide Dog Teams since 1972
Of our puppies are raised 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 a GDD recipient
Shop for a great cause! Learn how everyday purchases at Amazon Smile, Ralph’s and SodaPup can benefit GDD
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 GDD recipients. Their extensive training is funded by your generous donations and volunteer efforts
Training for Recipients
Our dogs are highly-trained – and so are our recipients! GDD teams recieve 28 days of free training together on-site at our Campus
Thank You to Our Partners & Sponsors
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