Apply for a guide dog

If you are interested in getting an assistance dog your first step is to talk through your options with us.

We can arrange a visit near you at your home or a public place or friend or relative's house. Or alternatively contact your local mobility team directly.

You can also give us a call on 0845 372 7499. Calls to our Mobility teams will cost 3 pence per minute plus your telephone company’s access charge.

Questions on guide dog ownership?

Read the frequently asked questions on guide dog ownership.


Assistance dogs facts

There are nearly 4,800 guide dog owners in the UK.

We created more than 820 new guide dog partnerships in 2013.

Volunteer to train a guide dog puppy

Apply to puppy walk (volunteer to raise a guide dog puppy).

Rehome a guide dog

We have a limited number of withdrawn guide dogs that need rehoming