Category Archives: Guide Dogs

First Day of School

School has finally started. Tuesday of this week was the first day but it was only for freshmen. It was a day for them to be introduced to high school and to set the stage for their first year. They … Continue reading

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Guide Dog Challenges

I am realizing now the challenges that come with having a guide dog. Since I have been home Retha and I have been in the honeymoon phase of our relationship. We have of course experienced bumps along the way but … Continue reading

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Everything Just Clicked

Today I had one of the best rides on Watchman that I have had in over a year. Everything just clicked. We ran through a test and I could do it with no audio markers for the letters. I just … Continue reading

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Seattle Day

Today Retha¬†and I spent the day in Seattle with my mom. We had such a great time but there were some interesting moments along the way. I crossed a street at the very end of the light and my mom … Continue reading

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Independence Day

Yesterday Retha and I went on our first walk completely on our own. It was the most amazing experience ever. For the first time in my entire life I felt completely independent. I was a little nervous at first and … Continue reading

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City of Snohomish

I am so blown away by the City of Snohomish. There is a section of sidewalk on one of my main routes that is always overgrown. It got so bad that Retha and I had to walk off the sidewalk … Continue reading

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A Gift

After hearing about the horrific shooting in Colorado we should be reminded of a life lesson that is often forgotten. It is so important to live every day like its your last and to love people regardless of anything else. … Continue reading

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