|Emmy and pumpkins - taken her first day at home.|
Yellow female Lab
DOB: August 31, 2010
Litter: V10; Heather x Bob litter; 4 yellow and 5 black
Date I received her: Nov. 8, 2010 @ 10 weeks
Origin of her name: Sponsor's grandson named her because... "just liked the name."
IFT: October 29, 2011 @ 14 months
Matched: April, 2012 @ 20 months, now living in Kentucky
Emmy was our family's 5th guide puppy and we shared many adventures and travels together. She went to community college with me while I taught geology classes. She splashed in tide-pools along the Pacific coast...
|Emmy has "Asian eyes".|
and lived in an Alaskan gold camp in the dead of winter.
|Emmy and I at the gold camp, Livengood, Alaska|
One dark fall evening while camping in the Appalachians, we had an unhappy encounter with a skunk. And there were many more adventures...
There is a sweetness about Emmy that is unrivaled in any of my other pups. Her forever partner calls her "Princess Emmy" and the name fits her perfectly.
|Emmy with her trainer at the guide dog school, with her trademark tilt of the head.|