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Day 9

Today, obedience training was changed. Now that we’ve got the basic commands down, we are working on obedience with distractions (such as other dogs, birds, food etc.) present. 506 more words

Rebekah Cross

What I Love

Buckeye was my fourth puppy that I raised for the Guide Dog Foundation. 

I had him from January 19th 2013 until March 21st 2014

Buckeye is my once in a lifetime dog. 360 more words


Guide dog continues serving master despite stab wounds


This is an amazing story about a male guide dog that continued serving/assisting its 61-year-old Japanese master until they reached the man’s workplace in Kawaguchi, Saitama Prefecture despite suffering from stab wounds. 306 more words

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Days 7 and 8

Hello! As promised, here is my recap of the goings-ons of dog school over the weekend 

Yesterday (Day 7)
Saturday was a fairly relaxed day. 754 more words

Rebekah Cross

5 Works in Progress!

I told you I’m terrible at consistency when it comes to keeping a diary. Remember this post? I did warn you. Sorry if you’ve been waiting with bated breath! 475 more words


Two-Way Teaching

On the first day of every semester, I always carry extra baggage. In spring, summer, and fall, I must replenish my office and bring in all the graded final assignments. 1,310 more words


Days 5 and 6

Wow, I can’t believe I’ve been here almost a week already! Time is flying! I know I skipped a post; working here is exhausting. I’m beat by 7:30. 678 more words

Rebekah Cross