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Guide dogs understanding with some-more distracations than ever

LOS ANGELES — Guide dogs and their handlers have always undergone heated training on trade with distractions from squirrels to skateboarders. But today’s beam dogs have a whole new era of things to worry about: still cars, button-activated travel signals, hiker trade on disabled curb-cuts, and a larger odds of interacting with other dogs.

“It used to be we encountered other dogs mostly on sidewalks while we were going down a street,” pronounced Morgan Watkins, behaving boss and arch executive officer of Guide Dogs for a Blind, which

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Sunday, September 18th, 2011 Los Angeles Dentists No Comments

Guide dogs understanding with some-more distractions than ever

LOS ANGELES — Guide dogs and their handlers have always undergone heated training on trade with distractions from squirrels to skateboarders. But today’s beam dogs have a whole new era of things to worry about: still cars, button-activated travel signals, hiker trade on disabled curb-cuts, and a larger odds of interacting with other dogs.

“It used to be we encountered other dogs mostly on sidewalks while we were going down a street,” pronounced Morgan Watkins, behaving boss and arch executive officer of Guide Dogs for a Blind, that has campuses in San Rafael, north of San Francisco, and in Boring,

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From still cars to baby strollers, beam dogs understanding with distractions

In this print taken Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, Cecilia von Beroldingen, a debate scientist and executive of a California Criminalistics Institute during a California Department of Justice, is seen with her beam dog, Neoki, in Sacramento, Calif. Von Beroldingen began regulating a beam dog in 1994, after a mind growth led to her losing a steer in her left eye and many of her steer in her right in 1990. Neoki is her second beam dog and will retire soon. She will accept a new dog from Guide Dogs for a Blind, who provides giveaway dogs and training<p>Article source: http://www.brandonsun.com/lifestyles/breaking-news/from-quiet-cars-to-baby-strollers-guide-dogs-deal-with-distractions-129746903.html?viewAllComments=y</p>				
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From still cars to baby strollers, beam dogs understanding with some-more distractions than ever

LOS ANGELES
– Guide dogs and their handlers have always undergone heated training on trade with distractions from squirrels to skateboarders. But today’s beam dogs have a whole new era of things to worry about: still cars, button-activated travel signals, hiker trade on disabled curb-cuts, and a larger odds of interacting with other dogs.

“It used to be we encountered other dogs mostly on sidewalks while we were going down a street,” pronounced Morgan Watkins, behaving boss and arch executive officer of Guide Dogs for a Blind, that has campuses in San Rafael,

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