Visit our guide dogs

Visit our guide dog centre in Manurewa – Blind Foundation You can visit our guide dog puppies at the Blind Foundation Guide Dog Breeding & Training centre in Auckland. This is where all guide dogs puppies in New Zealand undergo their final training and assessments before being matched with a person who is blind or has low vision.

Tours of the Blind Foundation Guide Dog Centre

The Blind Foundation Guide Dog centre welcomes all visitors.  We offer free tours where you can learn all about how our adorable little puppies become guide dogs. You will watch a video, hear about the difference guide dogs make in people’s lives, and, whenever possible, meet some puppies and dogs.

Tours are by appointment only.

Tour times: Monday to Friday between 10.00am and 2.00pm.
Duration: approximately one hour.
Fees: we request a gold coin donation.
Bookings: phone (09) 269 0400 or email gds@blindfoundation.org.nz
Location30 Mcvilly Rd, Manurewa, Auckland 2102