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Meet Katrina

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Wednesday, February 22, 2012,
Lauren and Michelle welcomed Katrina this January. Katrina is a yellow lab from the Jenkins/Suzanne litter born on October 8, 2011. She is a sweetheart!


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Danelle's New Career as a Search and Rescue Dog

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Sunday, August 21, 2011,


 Congratulations to Danelle and her puppy raisers Marti and family. Danelle, now Danni, is a search and rescue dog for the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, where she works with Adrienne. Danni and Adrienne (pictured above) are part of the Oklahoma Task Force 1 and are currently training to become FEMA certified and be able to be deployed nation-wide. 

Congratulations to all! 
 Photo courtesy of the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation. 

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A Special Graduation

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Wednesday, August 3, 2011,
Congratulations to Jack and Carol who raised Quebec! Quebec graduated on July 16th with 14-year-old Jake Olson. The two are a perfect match. At age 12 Jake learned he would lose his remaining eyesight due to cancer. A big USC football fan, he wanted to spend his last month of sight watching them play. Upon hearing this the USC "took them inside their world and have kept him there"- ESPN. You can watch Jake's inspiring story here:


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Welcome new puppies!

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Wednesday, July 6, 2011,
July brings lots of exciting news to the Mt. Tam Puppy Raising Club! Carol and Jack received their new pup Jennifer, a female black lab from the 5/5/2011 Justina/Denzel litter. Sydney and Marietta received their first pup, Odessa, a female black lab from the 5/5/2011 Sheba/Parson litter. Congratulations and welcome to Mt. Tam Guide Dogs Jennifer and Odessa!!

Above, Sydney meets Odessa.
more good news.. Quebec, raised by Carol and Jack, has been matched with a student in class and if all goes w...
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Happy Summer from Missy!

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Saturday, June 25, 2011,
Missy and Maddie at a recent trip to the beach.
Happy summer from Mt. Tam Guide Dogs. We'd love to see pics of you pup's summer adventures!

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Welcome, France!

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Friday, April 15, 2011,
Mary Jo and Jim have a new puppy... meet France!! Such a sweet, handsome little guy! Here he is with his Kong:

 For more adorable pictures visit Mary Jo's blog: Puppy Raising In Point Richmond
Welcome to Mt. Tam Guide Dogs, France!

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Welcome, Missy!

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Saturday, January 22, 2011,
Please welcome Missy, a female yellow lab being raised by Heather and Sebastian! Missy is the pup of Samuel, their GDB breeder dog, and Lani.

Welcome to Mt. Tam Guide Dogs, Missy!

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Congratulations, Alise!

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Wednesday, December 15, 2010,
A big congratulations to graduate Alise and her puppy raisers! Alise was started by Corrine and raised by Heather and Sebastian. She graduated this Saturday as a guide dog. Such a beautiful graduation— you can watch Alise graduating and Sebastian's speech here:


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Our Puppies Visit the Retirement Home

Posted by mttam guidedogs on Tuesday, November 23, 2010,
This outing was fun for the pups and the residents of the retirement home! 
Above, Nougat gets a belly rub from a resident. Below, guide dog puppy Quebec with Carol (on the left) and Ava (in the middle) visit with the residents.

Quebec in a nice sit while Carol talks with a resident.

Puppy raiser Karl with black lab Pantene visit a resident.

Looks like a great socialization outing for the pups!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!


thanks to Mary Jo for the photos!

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Posted by mttam guidedogs on Monday, July 19, 2010,
Hi everyone! Welcome to the Mt. Tam Guide Dogs Puppy Club website. For those interested in raising, check out the home page, FAQs, and Getting Involved. For those already with the club, look at your dog's bio, with all their info including links to photos of siblings and parents! The links page includes forms that you can download, stores with good deals on nylabones, a guide to GDB approved toys, and other helpful tools.

On this blog I will post photos of pups and write short updates about wh...
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Mt. Tam Guide Dogs

We are a group of guide dog puppy raisers in Marin and the S.F. Bay Area. See what our pups have been up to!



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