Breed: Labrador Retriever
Career-Changed from: Guide Dogs for the Blind
Training Phase: A
Scent Training Phase: 0
Learn about our training phases and scent training phases.
Voila is a fun, engaging girl that's eager to learn new things.
Training Status Update: 2/16/23
Congratulations Team Voila…..On Valentines Day we placed Voila with Bryce. Voila was donated by GDB, and fostered by Jennifer and Richard Tong. We would also like to recognize GDB puppy raiser Pam Winchell for raising Voila.
Training Status Update: 12/3/22
Voila has begun pre-testing and is well on her way to final testing….Thank you to all the volunteers who have gotten her this far…..
Voila started her final testing. She is zooming right through and befoe we know it, she will be ready for placement!
Training Status Update: 11/3/22
Voila quickly made it to 4 decoys in her scent lineup.
Training Status Update: 10/22/22
Voila is a rockstar in scent training! she is almost ready to begin odor discrimination and has begun discriminating between the target odor and a non-diabetic decoy
Training Status Update: 10/18/22
Voila has been introduced to the target odor and is working on strengthening her recognition of the odor and building duration at the scent jar.
Training Status Update: 8/16/22
Voila will start learning the food find-it game and imprinting to the target odor.