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Eureka Puppy Raisers Club (formerly Northern Humboldt Eyes for the Blind Club)

Contact Information
Please call the 4-H Office 707-445-7351 if you are interested in this program.
Read more about the program on the Guide Dogs for the Blind website.

Meeting Time & Place
Humboldt County Agricultural Center
5630 South Broadway
Eureka, CA 95503
5:30-8:00pm, first Wednesday, monthly
Outings/field trips, third Wednesday, monthly at various locations

Members can participate as:

  • a full term puppy raiser which means they have the pup from 2 months to 16 months old
  • a puppy sitter for the group for members who need short term care
  • a puppy raiser for a shorter amount of time and then transfer it to another raiser

New members must attend meetings for 6 months in order to learn the expectations of Guide Dog puppy raisers before getting a puppy to raise or puppy sit. Must be at least 9 years of age to participate.