Volunteer for guide dogs

puppy in training being walked

Puppy Walkers

Our puppies need loving homes to grow up in before going through formal training.

This is an important role for dedicated volunteers  who can help socialise our puppies for the first 12 – 18 months of their lives.

two puppies in a play house

Board a puppy

Could you give a guide dog a home for a short time – from a week to three months?

kennel assistant washing a dog

Kennel Assistants

Assist our staff at the Guide Dogs kennels in Manurewa with general housekeeping, cleaning, and assistance with dogs.

Smiling Golden Retriever

Adopt a dog

Our dogs may require a new home at various stages of their lives, and for various reasons.

Register with us and we can let you know when a dog becomes available to adoption.

quinn with her yellow lab puppies

Breeding Stock Guardians

A few of the absolute best guide dogs become the parents of the next generation.

We need volunteers to take these very special pups into their homes.


Red Puppy Appeal

We need volunteer street collectors and coordinators for our Red Puppy Appeal street collection.