• Nicole and Hedwig

    4 days ago - By Guiding Eyes

    Meet Graduate Nicole
    June On-Campus Training
    Graduate Team: Nicole and Hedwig
    About the Team: Hedwig, a female black German Shepherd, is Nicole's 7th guide dog
    Hometown: Sonoma, California
    Guide Dog Mobility Instructor : Kathryn Poallo
    Nicole is a native Californian, who was born in San Francisco and has lived in Sonoma for the past thirty eight years. Her visual acuity issues became more apparent around the age of nine, and at age 15 she was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, a progressive eye disease. Her previous Guiding Eyes dog Jovan, was a yellow Lab she lovingly called Jo-Jo...
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