Teagan ‘pup’ date – July 2019

Hello, It’s your sponsored puppy, Teagan, sending you a 6 month-old puppy, ‘Woof’. I feel super special you’ve been waiting patiently for my first ‘pup’ date. You probably remember I was born in California and came to BC & Alberta Guide Dogs from the kind folks at Guide Dogs for the Blind Inc. When me Read More »

Jay Update – May 2019

Jay has been a very hard working puppy. The last time we wrote to you about his progress was back in October 2018. At the time, Jay’s playfulness didn’t quite meet Graduation standard to become an Autism Support Dog, but his valuable & excellent skills still qualified him to become a compassion service dog. I Read More »

Introducing Teagan!

Hello, I am very happy to introduce you to our adorable little black Labrador - Teagan, sponsored by Kitz4Kids. Teagan and her two siblings were born January 5, 2019, to proud parents Pittsburgh and Oasis. She was generously donated to BC & Alberta Guide Dogs by Guide Dogs for the Blind Inc. Teagan’s name was Read More »

George Update – March 2019

It’s George here, writing my very first real ‘pup’date since joining my Puppy Raising family in September. I am pretty excited about it and want to thank you for sponsoring me in my journey to becoming a service dog. Read More »

2019 event coverage in The Province

Turning their personal tragedy into something positive to help others, the couple has been organizing the benefit dinner for the past 11 years. On what would have been Andrew’s 38th birthday, family and friends packed Richmond’s River Rock... Read More »

Youngest Dolejsi fundraisers

Many of you may remember my grand-nieces, Violet and Harlo, as well as my grand-nephew Theoren from the past 2 Kitz4Kids events. I just wanted to share with you this recent article from the Delta Optimist about their current fundraising efforts. Their commitment is well beyond their years, reminding us of all that is good Read More »

Jeremy & Ginger

We've definitely noticed a lot of changes in Jeremy since getting Ginger. But the biggest change is his sleeping. Falling and staying asleep has always been very hard for Jeremy – not being able to turn his brain off, having anxiety about the weather outside, different noises, being alone, etc. Read More »