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News - April 27, 2012

An act of devotion

Training guide dogs for the blind is a life-long passion for Alana Schwartz

by Sue Dremann

Ever since she was 8 years old, Alana Schwartz has trained guide dogs for blind and visually impaired persons. A senior at Palo Alto High School, Schwartz, 18, is training her ninth dog, a yellow Labrador retriever named Andretti.

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