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Commentary: Guide Dogs

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Commentary: Guide Dogs

Commentary: Guide Dogs

Commentary: Guide Dogs

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Commentator Stephen Kuusisto recalls the day a man walked into his life to train him to use a guide dog for the blind. Kuusisto was sitting at home, depressed, blind, receiving a government check, with little hope for the future. But learning to work with a guide dog reminded Kuusisto that life could be fulfilling again.