Help Us Change Lives

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

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!

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

Help Us Change Lives

Providing Freedom for the Blind

Help us accomplish out mission by contributing to GDD

Powerful Paws Club

Become a member of the Powerful Paws Club! Your Monthly Donation helps us complete our mission!

Get Involved

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

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Of our puppies are raised in-house

Apply for a Guide Dog

Find out more about the Requirements, Application and Training Process required to become a member of a Guide Dog Team

How You Can Help

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Puppy raisers

Help raise and socialize the next generation of Guide Dogs by fostering a (really cute) GDD Puppy!

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Volunteer

Give some of your time to help further the mission at the GDD Campus or in the Community

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Donate

Estate Planning, the Powerful Paws Club, or a one-time donation can help give independence to a GDD recipient

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Retail Partners

Shop for a great cause! Learn how everyday purchases at Amazon Smile, Ralph’s and SodaPup can benefit GDD

Our Mission

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

Find Us on Social Media

Learn more about GDD, watch exclusive tip-videos from our expert GDD Dog Trainers, and be part of fun online events when you follow us on Social Media!

Thank You to Our Partners & Sponsors

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