GDB Epilog

This is the last post in a series of posts documenting my travels to Guide Dogs for the Blind, where I received my guide dog Simba.

Epilog:
I know that I didn’t post as much as I normally do when I take a trip. That is for two reasons:

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The First Perfect Day

So, here’s a quick update. I haven’t written much lately for two reasons: the first is that I’ve been exhausted since I’m always on the go, and the second is that I haven’t been doing anything but training. Most of my time is spent downtown,

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A Typical Day of Training

Another day of training has come and gone. Today, we went downtown to work on an actual route.

Simba did very well today; two of our biggest problems are him anticipating my next command, and me second-guessing his lead. The first problem is due to the fact that Simba is

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Meeting Simba for the First Time

Today was a very good day. Quite honestly, I’m tired since I’ve been up since about 4:15 local time, so I’m going to keep this pretty short.

The big news of the day is of course that I received my guide dog! He is a male

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Heading to California

This is the first post of a series of posts documenting my travels to Guide Dogs for the Blind, where I spent two weeks training to receive a guide dog.

So, my day of travel was long, but I finally arrived at GDB (Guide Dogs for the Blind) To start

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