Welcome new guide dog puppy in training, Helen!
|Adorable Puppy Helen|
Puppy Helen was born November 30, 2011 and is a spunky, confident Golden Retriever named in honor of Southeastern Guide Dog employee,
Helen Arnold. She is being raised by Hettie Buck, who works in the training kennel at the SEGD Palmetto, Florida campus. Also helping raise Helen is SEGD's CEO Titus Herman and Donna Bouma.
|Hettie & Helen at a Southeastern Guide Dogs fundraiser.|
Helen Arnold has worked for Southeastern Guide Dogs for almost eleven years. She is the Community Outreach Coordinator in the Development Department. She thoroughly enjoys her job and states, “everyone here is so caring, which is why we are truly a team. I guess you could say we are like one big happy family.”
|Helen Arnold with puppy Helen.|
Helen has used a guide dog for several years and her current guide is
, a handsome Australian Shepherd. Helen is originally from Troy Indiana but calls her home as she has lived here for 31 years. She will tell you Southeastern Guide Dogs is the best guide dog school in the country, maybe the entire world! Stop by the Development Department sometime to say “Hi”. Florida
|Puppy Helen enjoying the company of her housemate....|
Ambassador dog Dolly.