Naia was being raised and trained to be an assistance dog for someone with a physical disability or who is deaf or hard-of-hearing. In June, 2016, she was chosen for she was chosen for the PADS breeding program. Naia will have a maximum of five litters of puppies that will enter the PADS training program.

It truly takes a village to raise a puppy, and you can be part of Naia’s village and receive monthly updates on her training — all donations raised through this page go directly towards our veterinary care fund to ensure healthy, happy puppies. Click “Help Fund My Training” below her photo to donate today.

Breed: Golden Retriever (Female)
Birth Date:
September 7, 2014
Dam/Sire: GDB Agave / GDB Partner
Puppy-Raiser: Vicki Smith
Sponsor: Lorraine Adams
Guide Dogs for the Blind / ADI Breeding Cooperative
Guide Dogs for the Blind



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