Will you help puppies like me grow up to change lives?

Will you help puppies like me grow up to change lives?

Donate to support vital programs, like CNIB Guide Dogs, and change what it is to be blind.

Follow Puppy Progress Updates

As a CNIB Guide Dogs monthly supporter, you’ll receive regular updates on various dogs and puppies as they progress through training. And as a small token of our enormous gratitude, we’ll also send you a fridge magnet featuring some of our puppies with purpose. 

Please become a monthly supporter today.

CNIB Guide Dogs fridge magnet
What Your Support Makes Possible
It takes two years of hard work for a puppy to become a life-changer. There are five key steps for puppies on their path to becoming a CNIB Guide Dog and your vital monthly support means you’ll be there for them every step of the way.
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The puppy spends his first precious weeks with his mother and his siblings.
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The puppy is placed with a volunteer raiser, who helps him socialize and learn basic skills, commands 
and routines.

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Still living with a volunteer raiser, the puppy learns to navigate obstacles and is exposed to crowds, other animals and public spaces.
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13-17 MONTHS

Time to get serious! The puppy works with a professional trainer, and learns the basics of guiding with a harness.
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Show time! The puppy is matched with a Canadian with sight loss, and they learn to work together, on a journey that you made possible!

Your Donations at Work

We believe that the cost of owning a guide dog should never be a barrier to independence, and your gift ensures handlers never pay a cent. 

As a monthly donor, you’re supporting the raising and training of our puppies, along with other vital programs and services that change what it is to be blind in Canada.

A yellow golden retriever CNIB Guide Dog.
Your gift is urgently needed

Monthly donations provide critical long-term support to help ensure no one ever has to wait longer than necessary to access the life-changing gifts of freedom, independence and mobility. 

Please become a CNIB Guide Dogs Sponsor

Your support is urgently needed today to help bring freedom and independence to Canadians waiting for guide dogs.