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The Dog Blog. All the news that’s fit to paw print.

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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

Hope by My Side

The moment we've all been waiting for has finally arrived - it's graduation time for our latest guide dog class! This marks a new beginning and a promise of hope for our graduates and their new best friends.

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Side By Side Magazine Cover | Spring 2022

Side by Side | Spring 2022 issue

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Side By Side Magazine Cover | Winter 2021

Side by Side | Winter 2021 issue

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A New Life with Lady

Allie’s First Guide Dog Imagine losing your vision in high school. That was Allie Hummel’s reality. She shares about it in this video—and about the difference a guide dog named Lady makes. Allie says she can’t imagine life without music. She started playing trumpet at age 12, and by high school, she earned the title…

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Finally Feeling Free

Click here for audio description for the visually impaired  “I lost my vision but I gained Buddy” Kenneth E. Hughes came for a guide dog and went home with his best buddy, Buddy. What a difference a dog makes! We met Kenneth in August 2020 when he arrived from Greenville, South Carolina, to our Palmetto,…

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