Share the Vision
Fidelco's mission continues while we follow protocols to keep both humans and dogs safe. New puppies are being born and raised. Dogs-in-training are learning valuable skills in home environments. Together, we will meet the needs of our remarkable clients for years to come.
Help us Share the Vision!
Join us this summer for two fun-filled weeks of our popular Virtual Dog Days of Summer Children’s Program! With revamped content and more “live” and interactive experiences, there’s something for everyone! Whether you have a furry friend of your own or not, this year’s program is sure to be a hit!
Week 1: 7/12-7/16
Week 3: 7/26-7/30
Week 2: 7/19-7/23
Week 4: 8/2-8/6
It takes tens of thousands of dollars to raise, train and place a guide dog, but our clients receive them at no cost.
This can only be done with the support of people like you.
Listen to our podcast with Fidelco Guide Dog clients and volunteers to learn more about their life stories and how Fidelco became apart of their lives.
ACVO Exams Canceled
ACVO National Service Animal Eye Exams are canceled for 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Black Lives Matter
The Black Lives Matter social movement has inspired the world to recognize and examine inequalities and injustice experienced by black people and take action...
View the latest and previous precautionary updates from Fidelco Guide Dogs during the COVID-19 situation.
Make a Donation
You can help ensure freedom and independence for individuals who are visually disabled by making an on-line donation today.
Puppy Raisers take our pups at 8 weeks of age, love and care for them, then return them to us for formal guide dog training at 15 months old.
Apply for a Guide Dog
Partnering with a guide dog is a big decision, and it's one that can be truly life-changing. Learn more about applying today!
Changing Lives, One Guide Dog at a Time
Fidelco guide dog puppy "Denise"
Fidelco guide dog puppy “Denise” is named in honor of WFSB Channel 3 news anchor Denise D’Ascenzo who passed away in 2019.
Click box below to watch WFSB's segment on Denise aired on December 7, 2020 and to learn more!
Being a Puppy Raiser is so rewarding!
"Since I became a volunteer puppy raiser it has changed my life. It has taught me about responsibility, unconditional love, and at the same time I am working towards helping to make a difference in someone's life. And for me that is the most important."