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Buddy Dogs Help Children With Sight Loss Visualize A Brighter Future

3 days ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

Becoming a guide dog for a visually impaired human is one of the most important tasks a pooch can take on. For this reason, the training is rigorous, and not all pups who enter the program make it to graduation.
But that doesn't mean these dogs can't put their training to good use! In the case of Buddy Dogs, some tiny flaw in their health or behavior prevents them from becoming seeing-eye dogs. So they work with children instead.
Photo via Instagram GuideDogsUK
What Is A Buddy Dog?
Only half of the dogs that begin seeing eye dog training will go on to serve an adult with a visual...
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