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Summer Heat and Your Dog

Summer is here! As the temperatures rise, it is important to monitor your dog’s health and behavior for signs of heat stroke.

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Respect the Harness: Guide Dog Etiquette

Learn the top 12 tips of proper guide dog etiquette to ensure the safety and independence of individuals with visual impairments.

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How to Become a Guide Dog Instructor

Have you ever wondered how to become a guide dog trainer? That’s a frequently asked question here at Southeastern Guide Dogs.

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Ask the Vet: 13 Common House Plants That Are Toxic to Dogs

Hundreds of plants can be toxic to dogs, so it is important to educate yourself on the type of plants in your environment.

Recent Articles

Sit. Stay. Speak! Episode 11: From Puppy-In-Training to Guide Dog

Join us on this heartwarming episode of "Sit. Stay. Speak!" as we host a family reunion with Katie McCoy, her guide dog Bristol's puppy raisers, and trainer. Discover what it's like to be a puppy raiser, reminisce about Bristol's early days, and follow Katie's incredible journey to finding her perfect match.

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Sit. Stay. Speak! Episode 10: Join us for Walkathon 2020

Get ready for the tail-wagging fun at our annual Walkathon, our biggest and most exciting fundraiser of the year! Join us in 5 Florida locations for this family-friendly festival. In today's 'Sit. Stay. Speak!' podcast episode, we chat with Jennifer Bryan, Mallory Page, and Chad Bouton from the Walkathon team.

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Sit, Stay, Speak! Episode 9: Canine Fitness with Dr. Conrad

Discover the hidden athleticism of Southeastern Guide Dogs' service and guide dogs in our latest episode of 'Sit, Stay, Speak!'

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Sit, Stay, Speak! Episode 8: Our Kids Programs

In this heartfelt episode, our hosts sit down with Katie Perez, the dedicated manager of Southeastern Guide Dogs' programs for children and teens. Discover the life-changing impact of our companion dogs for children with vision loss, Guide Dog Camp for teens and parents, Gold Star family dogs, and our guide dog program for teens.

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Sit, Stay, Speak! Episode 7: The Flip Side of the Coin

"In this heartwarming Thanksgiving episode of Sit, Stay, Speak!, we explore 'The Flip Side of the Coin' with Amber Watt and Linda Gartley, two inspiring women who share their experiences as spouses to individuals whose lives were transformed by guide and service dogs

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