Guide Dog Puppies Raised in Austin, Texas
Escort is a male golden cross born 2/25/15. He is a Royale/Seifkin pup that will be raised by first time raisers Chloe and Tyler. Escort was recalled for formal training and released for small dog anxiety. He is now in training with Dogs for Diabetics.
Corvette is a female black lab born 11/12/12 to Sid x Carmody. She has 3 brothers & 2 sisters. She was raised by Lois as her first pup. Corvette was career changed in phase 8 for small dog distraction. Corvette is now "Rosie" and she lives in California as a pet.
Jagger is a male yellow lab born 11/25/12 and raised by long time puppy sitter Laury and Isaac. Jagger was career changed for relieving on walks and lives with Laury in California.
Landers is a male yellow lab born to Pierre (yellow male lab) x Carlita (black female lab) on 2/10/13. He has 3 brothers & 1 sister (3 raised in Washington). Production only pups; no breeders. Landers was raised by Dona and Bill as their first pup. Landers was career changed in-class for opportunistic down time. Landers was adopted as a pet and is living in California.
Jupiter is a male golden retriever/ lab cross. He was born 1/31/13 to Medford (golden male) x Trumpet (yellow female lab). He has 4 brothers & 3 sisters, and he was the smallest male. Jupiter was co raised by first time raisers Denise & Diane. Jupiter was career changed because of menegitis. He is now living as a pet with Denise.
Etsy is a female yellow lab born 4/9/13. Her father was a GDB sire and her mother was a Guide Dog of Texas breeder. Brother to Elmer, also in our club, she was co-raised by Roy & Anina and Angie. Etsy is currently a working guide in California.
Elmer is a male yellow lab born on 4/9/13. His sister, Etsy, was also raised in Austin. His father was from GDB, and his mother was from the Guide Dogs of Texas. Elmer was raised by first time raisers Becky and Jay. Elmer is now a working guide in California.
Ulani is a female yellow lab born to Mitzvah x Jude on 10/13/13. All yellow puppies include males Urban, Usain and Usher; and females Ulani, Umpqua, Utah and Uzette. She was raised by Corinne and AJ, their second pup. Ulani is now a working guide in Nashville, TN.
Clive is a male black lab born on Christmas Day 2013 and Graduated Halloween of 2015! He was raised by Lois as her second pup and was transferred to the Phoenix club when he couldn't control his sock eating urges. Now Clive works with his partner at Lois' alma mater the University of Colorado.
Sweet Cunningham is a male black lab, Clive's brother and another Christmas 2013 pup. He was raised by Lucy and Steve in Sun City as their first pup. Cunningham was career changed for not being able to settle. He was adopted by Steve and Lucy.
Miami is a Lexus x Norma female black lab born May 30, 2014. She is being raised by first time raiser Payton. Miami goes to school with Payton and accompanied her to a statewide speech tournament where Payton informed the audience about GDB and the growing need for Guide Dogs. Miami is currently a working guide in Arizona.
Yuba, a female yellow lab, was a breath of fresh air for raisers Dona and Bill (2nd pup). Yuba's sweet demeanor quickly won them over. She was born June 19, 2014 and is the sister to York, also raised in our club. She is a DWW (Fletcher) x GDF (Gretha) pup. Yuba is currently a working guide with partner Jerry.
Spunky Yardley, a female yellow lab, was born September 17, 2014. She came to us under the guise of "temporary" but to our pleasure ended up staying. She is being raised by Roy & Anina (5th pup). She is a Keno x Reann pup. Yardley has been selected as a breeder and had her first litter (sire Phoenix) on July 4, 2016. The club is raising her pup "Narnia".
Cutie Cliff, a male yellow lab, was born 9/16/2014 and is being co-raised by first time raisers Joyce and Bill and by experienced raiser Lois. He is a Jenkins x Zia pup. Cliff is currently a working guide with Michelle in Canada. On a recent trip to Africa Lois discovered that GDB partnered with S.Africa Guide Dogs and Cliff's Sire , Jenkins, was used to cross breed. Soon Cliff with have half siblings in Africa!!
York, a male black lab, was born June 19, 2014, brother to Yuba. He is being raised by long time puppy sitter, first time raiser, Dave. He is a DWW (Fletcher) x GDF (Gretha) pup. York has been selected as a breeder and just had a litter April 3rd. York has sired four litters, "A" with Bethany, our club is raising Anina from this litter, "G" litter, "S" litter and "T " with Ramona and the club is currently raising Twix.
Nimble is a female black lab born 4/7/2015. She is a Mitzvah/Elona pup that will be raised by first time raiser Chevy. Nimble has graduated to a working guide.
Aslan is a male black lab born on 10/6/2015. He is a West/Nellie pup. He began his time in Austin with Dona then transferred to first time raiser Cindy. Aslan is currently in-class.
Tempe is a female black lab born 10/4/2015. She is a Stockholm/Cinder pup being co- raised by first time raiser Caroline who is a senior in HS and Anna & Chevy. Tempe and Taz are littermates. Tempe is currently in college making her way through the phases.
Taz is male black lab born 10/4/2015. He is a Stockholm/Cinder pup being raised by Dave as his second pup. Taz and Tempe are littermates. Taz is currently in college at San Raphael.
Henrietta is a female yellow lab born 11/4/2015. She is a Malibu/Luccio pup being co-raised by Lois, Anina & Roy. Henrietta was born with rare chocolate markings ("Liver" colored nose and markings) as well as green eyes. She has a sister, Hersey, a chocolate lab, being rasied in Houston. Henrietta was found to have cataracts disqualifying her from guide work and is now a Canine Buddy in Oregon.
Anina is a black female lab born 4/3/2016. She is a York (raised by Dave)/Bethany pup being raised by Dona. She is our club's first grand-puppy.
Dodson is a male golden retriever born 4/3/2016. He is a Partner/Maureen pup being raised by experienced raisers Chloe and Tyler.
Narnia is a female yellow lab born July 4, 2016. She is a Yardley (co-raised by the Foster & Green families) and Phoenix pup. She is being co-raised between several Austin families.....Anna, Chevy , the Fosters and the Greens.
Twix is a female chocolate lab born November 1st. She is a York (raised by Dave) and Ramona pup. She will be raised by Dave.
Paulette is a transfer pup now raised by Joyce (2nd pup). Paulette is a yellow female lab whelped April 17, 2016.
Leia is a transfer pup now being co-raised by Lois, Roy and Anina. Leia is a female golden retriever born December 17, 2016. She is a Siefkin/Angelou pup.
Transfer pup Deja is being raised by first time raiser Camille. Deja will be attending High School classes living the student life. She is a black female lab born December 28, 2016. She is a Gonzo/Tetris pup.