Attention, dog lovers.
The Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind has announced the details of its next Open Day, when the public is invited inside the centre for a behind-the-scenes look at how everything works.
From puppy cuddles to jaw-dropping demos, the annual fundraiser is a must for anyone who’s ever wondered about the magic and skill behind guide dog training as the team raise amazing dogs that support mobility and independence for people who are visually impaired and for families of children with autism.
The Training Centre on Model Farm Road will open its doors on Saturday, August 26th from 12pm to 4pm for tours of the facilities, grooming demonstrations, and Guide and Assistance Dog demonstrations.
“Our Holiday Voucher Raffle will also take place on the day with one winner being chosen. (Holiday voucher raffle tickets can be purchased here).” the organisation announced on social media.
“Entry to our Open Day is €5 pp or €10 for a family. We hope to see you there.”