What We Expect of Students

Applicants to The Seeing Eye should:

  • Have sufficient routine to provide a Seeing Eye dog with adequate work
  • Have completed formal Orientation & Mobility instruction
  • Have the skills to be able to direct a Seeing Eye dog to known destinations in your home area
  • Have the ability to judge traffic audibly
  • Arrive for class in good physical and mental health, and be able to walk 2-3 miles daily
  • Be capable of independently providing for the care and financial support of a Seeing Eye dog in sickness and in health
  • Be in a settled, stable home environment with no move imminent
  • Give us a truthful and accurate representation of yourself throughout the application process