To put it strongly but simply, the Foundation went far beyond my dreams, matching me with a wonderful dog who is matched hand to glove with me.” — Pat M.
Reps from GDF help cut ribbon at pet relief area.

In the News

The Guide Dog Foundation consulted on the planning and construction phases of the new dog relief area inside the security zone at Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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Is it OK to pet a guide dog?

There are guidelines the public should follow when in the presence of a guide dog to allow for the safety of the dog and its handler. 

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A person trying to pet an assistance dog.
A guide dog team on an Alaskan fishing trip watch a brown bear in the distance.

My guide dog makes a difference

The Guide Dog Foundation helps people "live without boundaries".  Learn about their stories of greater independence and enhanced mobility. 

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