Puppy Raiser

(Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind)

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Position ID: V-OSH1140 Last Modified: 08 Oct 2019 Last Full Update: 08 Oct 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactSteven Doucette, Assistant to the C.O.O., Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind; Phone: 613-692-7777; Email: events@guidedogs.ca
DutiesRaise and care for a puppy in your home for 12-18 months * public outings with the puppy, daily long walks in all weather conditions * obedience and socialization * training, food, supplies and veterinary expenses provided
More Info Linkguidedogs.ca/puppywalking.php
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families
Areas of InterestAnimal Services ; Group / Family Volunteering ; Parenting / Foster Care Support ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceDependability & Trustworthiness ; Patience ; Those with an active lifestyle preferred
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months) - 12-18 months
Interaction LevelSolitary
SeasonsYear Round
LocationYour home and community
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationCar required
Additional RequirementsDog cannot be left at home alone for more than 2-3 hours at a time * full-time employees would require employer permission to have the dog at work * tenants must have written permission from landlord or property manager to have a dog
Agency Details
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Organization NameCanadian Guide Dogs for the Blind
Office Phone613-692-7777
Address & Map
4120 Rideau Valley Dr N
Manotick, ON K4M 1A3
Mailing AddressBox 280 
4120 Rideau Valley Dr N 
Manotick, ON K4M 1A3

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