Sep 16 2021
How To Raise a Guide Dog Puppy

How To Raise a Guide Dog Puppy

Presented by OLLI of Greater Birmingham at Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce

OLLI of Greater Birmingham presents How To Raise A Guide Dog Puppy with Russ Timkovich. Nonprofit Southeastern Guide Dog is one of 10 accredited schools in the U.S. training and supplying guide dogs for the blind. This presentation focuses on the first 14 months of a future guide: selection and breeding of the puppies,; birth and neonatal care; early exposure to humans and socialization; early “fun” training; the role of volunteer puppy raisers, and graduation to Guide Dog University. Program is free. See for complete listing of classes.

Admission Info


Phone: 205-348-6482

Dates & Times

2021/09/16 - 2021/09/16

Location Info

Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce

Suite 375 Professional Building, 3000 Riverchase Galleria, Birmingham, AL 35244