Thursday, May 30, 2024

Stratford Library Going to the Dogs!


Puppy Meet and Greet

Learn About Raising Guide Dogs
Wednesday, August 3rd from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Stratford Library will go to the dogs with a special program from the Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, “Fidelco Puppy Raising” on Wednesday, August 3rd from 7-8 p.m. The program is free and open to the public.

Guest speaker Sarah Silverman of Stratford, puppy raiser turned Fidelco Puppy Raiser Trainer, will present all the information needed to know about raising a German shepherd puppy. Insights and orientation to the training program will be followed by a Q&A session with Fidelco staff and current puppy raisers. There is also a live “puppy meet-and-greet” planned.

Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation is a recognized leader in the guide dog industry and still the only guide dog organization to exclusively breed the German shepherd dog. More than 1,600 guide dogs have been placed throughout North America.

“Fidelco Puppy Raising” will be in the air-conditioned Lovell Room of the Stratford Library. The program is free but seating is limited and reservations are recommended at:

For further information, call Heather at the Stratford Library: 203.385.4166.

Photo Caption: Fidelco Puppy Raiser Trainer Sarah Silverman will be the guest speaker at the “Fidelco Puppy Raising” program at the Stratford Library on August 3rd


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