Welcome to the Israel Guide dog center UK website

Man with PTSD

This Pesach your support is needed more than ever

Eye injuries account for 15% of all IDF casualties…and more Israelis than ever are suffering with PTSD.

Please donate now to our current appeal
Eden Taharari with her Guide Dog

Guide dogs for the blind

Guide dogs, a type of assistance dog, are trained to help people in life with vision disabilities. Also known as seeing-eye dogs, they are specifically trained to lead blind and visually impaired people, helping them navigate situations or obstacles they normally would not be able to.

More about our guide dogs
Support Dogs for PTSD - Achiya with Knight

Service dogs for PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is the brain’s response to a very traumatic experience. Specially trained PTSD Service Dogs can help people cope with this disabling condition. IDF veterans suffering from PTSD require a calm companion with the right temperament.

More about our PTSD service dogs
Emotional Support dogs for children with Autism

Emotional support dogs for children with autism

Autism assistance dogs (we call our dogs ’emotional support dogs’) are highly skilled working dogs that help to transform the lives of Autistic people and their families. Our autism emotional support dogs are life-changing for both the person with autism and their family.

More about emotional support dogs

Watch our recent promotional video

Who you will help

Ruth and Roxi

“I am no longer alone, I can rely on myself – and Roxi – to do what I want.”


Ruth’s story

“My world has been enriched and changed for the better since Lawrence came into my life.”


Shaul’s story

“I feel less anxious. Chance is always with me and he is the best thing that has happened to me.”


Imri’s story

“Oslo is both my eyes and my therapist.”


Tatyana’s story

“Yasha is my soulmate … she loves me. She is more than just my eyes, she is my life.”


Sharon’s story