Apprentice Assistance Dog Trainer Background Dogs for the Disabled is a National Registered Charity, located in Co. Cork, set up in 2007 to provide Assistance Dogs free of charge, to children and adults living with physical disabilities. We do not overlap services with other organisations and provide a unique service across Ireland. The charity
Qualified Assistance Dog Trainer Background Dogs for the Disabled is a National Registered Charity, located in Co. Cork, set up in 2007 to provide Assistance Dogs free of charge, to children and adults living with physical disabilities. We do not overlap services with other organisations and provide a unique service across Ireland. The charity
Here's a great video about Finn and Stability Assistance Dog, Jackson. It was made by our wonderful sponsor, The Ireland Funds. If you made a donation to The Ireland Funds, ran the Global 5k, or bought a ticket to any of the Ireland Fund's global events, you're helping transform the lives of young people like
HOW OUR ASSISTANCE DOGS HELP THESE 19 CHILDREN TO WALK INDEPENDENTLY OUR STABILITY PROGRAMME We are proud to have developed a very successful Walking Stability Programme for children. We pair a child who has severe difficulty walking with one of our very suitable Stability Assistance Dogs. The timing of all of this is extremely
We just wanted to say a very big Thank You to the wonderful Alice Mernagh, family and friends for raising €1600 at her Open Garden 2018 on the 8th of July in Moorfields, Co. Wexford, Y35NY22. We are delighted with her continuous support every year.
Discover Our Charity Pawtnership with Burns Pet Nutrition 2018 has got off to a pawsome start as our charity pawtnership with Burns Pet Nutrition has started. Every year, award-winning pet food company, Burns Pet Nutrition offer outstanding animal welfare organisations the chance to become their chosen Charity of the Year. We applied, crossed our
On Friday 1st December our Patron Peter O'Mahony called to our headquarters here in Togher, Cork, to launch our 2018 calendar and to meet some of the boys from the local Togher Boys National School. Also, some of our incredible partnerships attended the event as well! Quote from Peter: “I’ve always had a passion for
We were thrilled and excited to have been invited into Google HQ in Dublin, on Thursday 30th November, during their Giving Week. The staff were super generous and friendly and loved interacting with our assistance dog partnerships. It was an inspirational place to visit and some of our partnerships enjoyed guided tours of the building.
We are thrilled to bring you our 2018 calendar, with thanks to CR Print who have, once again, sponsored this. Packed with fabulous images of our dogs, stories about our partnerships, our journey and our future plans, it is available to buy online now for €10 including p and p - see HERE. You can order by visiting our donate page
Final Week at HQ The humans have said that I'm almost finished my training and ready to start my very important job as Sophie's assistance dog. They said that Sophie will be coming to see me today and spending the whole week with me! I don't know how long a week is but they make