16 November 2018
Did you know it takes over two years and costs $50,000 to breed, raise and train each Guide Dog? Head down to Martin Place on Friday to find out about the puppy to Guide Dog journey, and how you can lend a helping paw and support the work Guide Dogs NSW/ACT does to provide services at no cost to people with sight loss.
What: Guide Dogs in the City
When: 12pm – 2.30pm, Friday 16 November
Where: Martin Place (between Castlereagh and Pitt Streets), Sydney CBD
12pm – 12.30pm and 1.10pm – 1.30pm
Watch our newest recruits learn basic skills.
Guide Dog Demonstrations
12.40pm – 1pm and 1.40pm – 2pm
Learn more about the Guide Dog training process and how they are trained to safely guide a person with sight loss.
Pat a Puppy
2pm – 2.30pm
Your chance to get up close and personal, and pat a Guide Dog Puppy – the most instagramable event of the day!