10 questions I get asked about Cooper, my Guide Dog

Guide dogs are admired for the job they do for blind people, but they’re also a little mysterious

Photo of guide dog Cooper laying on the sidewalk in the park
Photo credit: the author, this is guide dog Cooper in his working harness

My guide dog Cooper and I are ambassadors for vision loss with the CNIB¹ and this means I have lots of chances to talk with the public about guide dogs and blindness. Schools are my favorite places to visit, why…

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Patricia Timmermans

Patricia Timmermans

My guide dog and I visit schools to raise awareness for sight loss; the kids’ questions make great stories! Plus, I love books and writing book reviews. 🇨🇦