Our latest news and media releases.
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7 February 2017
Assistance Dogs Australia receives funding to head up an important Australian first - an Assisted Animal Intervention program that could have a major impact on approaches to autism.
21 November 2016
Buy a Valentine's Day gift to blast through the pack - a ride through the stunning scenery of Royal National Park, NSW on the back of a Harley Davidson!
15 November 2016
The Gold Coast school that took Dogtober fundraising and awareness to a Pawesome new level.
8 November 2016
To celebrate our 20th anniversary, Dr Harry and TV crew delved into our world of puppies, advanced training, trainers and Puppy Educators.
13 September 2016
Calling all puppy lovers! Do you think you could provide one of our chocolate Super Pups with the happy, supportive home life needed to start them on their extraordinary journey to becoming an Assistance Dog?
22 August 2016
Assistance Dogs Australia has been recognised as a Winner of The Australian Charity Award for Outstanding Achievement in 2016.
10 August 2016
Former Assistance Dog Chloe recently became a mother for the first-time. Three weeks ago, she gave birth to a litter of five beautiful golden and chocolate-coloured puppies.
29 June 2016
Assistance Dogs Australia is getting ready to bid farewell to 6 of their dogs in advanced training, as they meet their new owners.
22 June 2016
Tickets on sale now for a Trivia Quiz Night at Sharkies! Hosted by the Lions Clubs of Caringbah, Cronulla, Kogarah and Sutherland Shire Lioness Club, all funds raised go to Assistance Dogs Australia.
6 June 2016
The first dog to be trained at Southern Queensland Correctional Centre has graduated as an accredited Assistance Dog.
10 May 2016
In celebration of National Volunteer Week (9th-15th May 2016), Assistance Dogs Australia shares the story of one of their volunteers, and puts the call out for more volunteers in the Sutherland Shire to help them raise puppies.
24 March 2016
Assistance Dogs show off their skills to autism support group, Fighting for Autism ahead of World Autism Awareness Day.
3 March 2016
Assistance Dogs Australia is celebrating its 20th birthday year with a very imPAWtant graduation ceremony.
25 February 2016
Alice sets out to raise $27,000 for Assistance Dogs Australia.
17 February 2016
The story of how Assistance Dogs Australia began twenty years ago.
1 February 2016
Jiyu the Assistance Dog for Dementia is having a huge impact on his new owner Rolf, and his wife Vyrna.
22 December 2015
In a record-breaking year, national charity Assistance Dogs Australia have trained and placed 26 Assistance Dogs with people and families on their waiting list.
30 November 2015
When Abby was asked if Jemima is a good friend, Abby replied, "She's my best friend, I love her a lot".
26 November 2015
Tickets now on sale for the 2016 Assistance Dogs Australia’s annual Hogs for Dogs Harley Ride.
17 November 2015
Thursday 19th November is Assistance Dogs Awareness Day, and the super puppies from Assistance Dogs Australia are taking to the streets of Sydney.