Canvelo UK is now live!
16 August 2021
We are now an official British Cycling affiliated cycling club! Our first club ride took place this weekend with an inaugural ride of 100 miles to Cambridge and back. If you want to join the club then call Martin on 020 8090 3455. 1st year membership £29 and then £20 per subsequent year. All new […]
Proud to be full members
17 June 2021
IGDC becomes a member of Assistance Dogs International This week the Israel Guide Dog Center was accepted as a full member of the Assistance Dogs International, (ADI). ADI is similar to the International Guide Dog Federation—an umbrella organisation that represents the interests of guide dog schools and works to share information with many organisations that […]
Team Avi & the London Marathon 2021
6 May 2021
In October 2021, Team Avi will arrive in London. Avi Solomon, one of our blind clients is running the London marathon on Sunday 3rd October 2021 to raise funds and awareness for the Israel Guide Dog Centre. He will be accompanied by his faithful guide dog, Nike, his guide runner, Lior, his trainer, Daniel and […]
Technology and your dog
29 April 2021
Reading our dogs minds: How technology can help us to better understand our interaction with our four-legged best friends. 21st Century dogs find themselves in a digitized era, with new technologies aimed for our furry friends constantly emerging. But do we really know how to develop technologies when their user is an animal? Can we […]
PRESS RELEASE: International Guide Dog Federation launches new 5-year strategy
27 April 2021
The International Guide Dog Federation (IGDF) today launches Strengthening Connections – a new five-year strategy to achieve a world where people who are blind or have low vision can access quality guide dog and associated services so that they can live life on their terms. Read the full press release here:
Join us for a talk about dog habits during lockdown
27 January 2021
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/your-dog-find-out-how-to-make-the-relationship-more-rewarding-tickets-137309218569 On Sunday 7th February at 6pm our very own Honorary Vet, Marc Abraham will give a short talk and answer your questions about dog behaviour during lockdown and the pros and cons of getting a puppy at this time. Marc will be joined by his colleague, Jordan Shelley, a well known dog behaviourist and […]
Watch our latest video from the Centre
3 November 2020
Click on this link to watch our latest promotional video:
Would you like to name a puppy?
24 October 2020
In January 2021 we will be launching our brand new ‘Name a puppy’ programme. Look out for more information on the ‘Name a puppy’ page on the website!!
A typical day at the Centre
17 July 2020
Just another glorious day at the Centre
Centre returns to a new type of ‘normal’
18 May 2020
We are glad to report that as of last week nearly all of our staff were allowed to attend the Centre again. This is still subject to Israeli social-distancing rules.