Guide dog owners resources
Looking after your guide dog is a serious responsibility, but it needn't be a burden. We help you with regular support, and provide important tips on care and development.
Dog Care and Welfare Advisers
Fireworks and garden safety
Grooming and sun protection
Regular grooming builds a crucial bond between you and your guide dog has many other benefits. It's also important to protect your dog in hot weather. More on grooming and sun protection.
Families and new babies
You need to take care with your dog when bringing a new baby into the home, just as you would with any family pet. Discover all you need to know about meeting new babies.
Supporting the End of a Partnership (Steps)
STEPs is a listening service manned by guide dog owners who are qualified practitioners and experienced listeners. They take calls from guide dog owners who may be suffering from bereavement and loss of a guide dog partnership.