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Guide Dogs for the Blind Celebrates Canine Commencements at Public Ceremonies

Date: September 29, 2018

Saturdays, 1:30 p.m., June 23; July 7; Aug. 4 and 18; Sept. 1, 15, and 29.

Guide Dogs for the Blind California Campus, 350 Los Ranchitos Road, San Rafael. Honor the independence and companionship that GDB’s exceptional guide dogs provide for the people they will serve. These services also allow GDB clients to meet the committed puppy raisers who cared for their canine heroes until they were old enough to begin formal training at GDB’s campus.


Dog Walking Academy

Date: October 28, 2018

An intensive four-day workshop leading to professional dog walking certification. Graduates are fully equipped to start a dog-walking business — or advance an existing one.

Novato, June 1-3, Marin Humane; San Francisco, Aug. 3-5, Sports Basement, Presidio; Oakland, Oct. 26-28, Oakland SPCA.

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