Our staff is committed to transforming people’s lives through partnerships with service dogs.
We breed our own guide and service dogs to ensure the best quality of dog for our clients.
Information and Technology Department
Provides the infastructure and experience necessary to keep us on the cutting-edge of technology.
Facilities and Maintenance
Keeps our 7 ½ acre park-like campus running smoothly and attends to the needs of our staff as it relates to facilities and equipment.
Affectionately known as Camp GDA, our Kennel provides boarding facilities and activities for our puppies and all working guides and service dogs while they are away from home.
Marketing and Development
Informs the public and media about Guide Dogs of America. Educates communities at hundreds of health fairs and through outreach programs and special events.
Places our puppies in loving foster-homes and assists the puppy raisers until the dogs are ready to come in for formal training.
Our experienced instructors provide our guide and service dogs with the formal training they require in order to assist their partners.
Service Dog Training Manager (South)
Service Dog Client Services Manager
Service Dog Training Manager (North)
Service Dog Training Assistant (North)
Our state-of-the-art clinic is committed to the care and health of our hundreds of puppies-in-training and our working guides and service dogs. Guide Dogs of America’s Veterinary Department is open Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. To make a veterinary appointment, please call 818-833-6470.
24-hour assistance is available for canine emergencies: For after hours emergencies only, call (818) 362-5834 and press “0” to reach the on call operator (note: do not press “1” to leave a message.) Our fax number is (818) 833-6470.
Alberto J. Molina Veterinary Assistant/ Kennel Tech
Gary Uyeno, DVM Veterinarian
An International Guiding Eyes Program