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Southeastern Guide Dogs Open House on Saturday, January 30, 2010

Attention, dog and puppy lovers! Southeastern Guide Dogs will host its next Open House on Saturday, January 30 from 9 a.m. to noon at its beautiful, 23-acre campus in Palmetto. The event is free and open to the public! Open House visitors will enjoy a guided, walking tour of our Freedom Walk and our puppy and dog training kennels. You will learn how guide dogs are trained and the valuable service they provide. Get an opportunity to experience what it's like to walk blindfolded with a trained dog.Southeastern Guide Dogs is one of only 10 fully certified guide dog schools in the country, and the only guide dog schools in the Southeastern United States. The school is just minutes off I-75 at 4210 77th Street East in Palmetto.For more information, call 941.729.5665 or visit guidedogs.org