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Puppy Raisers Desperately Needed!

Help change a life by raising a puppy for a Type 1 Diabetic, First Responder, or Veteran

We currently utilize Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers and some German Shepherds.  Puppy raisers receive the Diabetic Alert puppy at approximately 8 weeks of age and they foster them until they are approximately 14 months of age.  These are normal puppies that will chew, bark, whine, and cry.  And they are not housebroken.

Potential puppy raisers need to meet certain criteria

1.  Puppy Raisers must be at least 12 years of age with parental involvement and support.  The adult is responsible party.
2.  Puppy Raisers must have a car in order to transport the puppy in an emergency.
3.  Puppy Raisers must agree to allow the puppy to sleep indoors at night.
4.  Puppy Raisers must agree to socialize, attend rally/obedience classes held through Canine Hope, attend monthly outings, and housebreak the puppy.
5.  Puppy Raisers must live within 2 hours of Riverside County.

Puppy Raiser Responsibilities 

Your Service Dog in Trining will need lots of love and socialization.  You are expected to housebreak your puppy, and familiarize it with people, animals, traffic, noises, and strange surroundings that are age appropriate.  You will need to do basic obedience training and ensure that your puppy can ride comfortably in a car.

If interested in raising a Diabetic Alert Dog puppy please fill out and email the below application to k9hope4diabetics@gmail.com.  You can also download the application by clicking HERE