The Daily Dog

West, my guide dog, and I embark on many interesting adventures. The Daily Dog is all about him, where we go, the people we meet, the challenges we overcome and the fun we have together! Here you’ll get the daily scoop on the life of a guide dog at work and at play!

The Fear of Falling

What do I fear most about sight loss? Over the years my answer has changed just as my vision has decreased. I can honestly say that I am at a place in my life where I have no fear in being blind. It is just the reality of my life. I have a choice to …

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In the Meantime

Well, in just a few hours I will be boarding a plane to Guiding Eyes for the Blind in Yorktown Heights, NY. Over the next 19 days I will receive and train with a new guide dog. It’s hard to believe that it has been 10-1/2 years since I made this trip to receive my …

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In Memory of Duncan

In just over one month I will be headed to Guiding Eyes for the Blind to receive and train with my second guide dog.  I am looking forward to sharing this exciting journey with you, but I can’t begin until I tell you about my first guide dog Duncan. In 2006 I took my first …

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