Applicants for this program should:
Have a genuine love for dogs and working with dogs in a verity of situations and places
Display a patient and professional demeanor with the public at all times
Have a desire to assist others
Show a POSITIVE attitude when working with the dogs even when you’re tired and don’t feel like it
Each Puppy Raiser receives
Healthy, temperament tested puppies and/or young adult dogs to raise within their home
Paid medical for their service dogs
Monthly instruction on dog training and behavioral management
Continuous support and guidance
The blessing of assisting the disabled through their efforts
Puppy Raisers must be willing to
Provide a loving, safe environment to house the dog. Apartments are okay.
Attend a once-monthly commitment at our training place with other Puppy raisers and trainers, held the first Saturday of every month in Brunswick Georgia.
Attend private instructional classes in Brunswick Georgia least once every two months, to exchange/receive a new service dog or puppy.
Take the dog out into public settings a minimum of 3 times per week. Examples include visits to grocery stores, restaurants, movie theaters, malls, and parks.
Provide a dog crate, bowls, leash, collars, treats and toys for their service dog.
Interested Applicants please follow these steps
Step 1) Request a Puppy Raiser Application' by using Our Contact page. Be sure to specify your request as a ‘Puppy Raiser Application'.
Step 2) Applicants will be asked to attend a 2-hour group interview and introductory class.
Step 3) We will schedule a home inspection to ensure the safety of the dogs while living in your home. We can offer suggestions to make sure your living space is prepared for your new furry house guest.
Step 4) Approved applicants will then attend 2 separate instructional classes. These classes are 4 hours in length and will be held on two consecutive Saturdays.
Step 5) Our educated and prepared Puppy Raiser will then be scheduled to pick up their first dog and attend a 1 hour instructional class designed specifically for that dog. There will be an additional 1 hour class for each additional dog received. This allows each dog to be treated as an individual.
Thank you for your interest in our puppy raising program.
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