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Hearing - it's precious and fragile

August 22nd, 2017

It's Hearing Awareness Week! Ambassadog Lenny wants you to know that hearing is precious and fragile .At Guide Dogs SA we are #morethandogs and have expert staff to assist you manage your hearing loss. Don't wait, many people leave it 10 years to do something about it. Check out our tips and information on coping with hearing loss and finding a hearing service provider.

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Ninja Warriors/Woofers AKA Guide Dogs

August 17th, 2017

Celebrating our 60th Anniversary. Ninja Warriors/Woofers AKA Guide Dogs encounter all manner of obstacles and need intense training and focus to proceed to the next stage of their challenge. Check out our gallery of historical photos.

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Paw Prints Spring 2017

August 14th, 2017 - Bridey Hall

The latest edition of the Paw Prints newsletter is out now! This edition of Paw Prints is dedicated to sharing some of the wonderful outcomes for our clients, made possible by you and your continued support of Guide Dogs.

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A perfect match!

August 7th, 2017

It’s a perfect match! Congratulations to Arron and his Guide Dog, Helix, who have just graduated as a team. Helix has changed Arron’s life, bringing confidence and independence. Thank you to all the volunteers, donors and suppawters who helped make their journey happen.

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Beautiful People

August 3rd, 2017

Celebrating our 60 Year History. In 1967 Guide Dogs was announced as a beneficiary of Channel 9’s Telethon, raising vital funds to further the services provided by Guide Dogs.

The Miss Guide Dog contestants acquitted themselves very well in representing the enthusiasm and generosity of spirit that are the foundations of Guide Dogs.

Enjoy our gallery of photos.

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Meet the Beau's Pet Hotel front of house team

August 2nd, 2017

Say hello to our front of house team at Beau’s Pet Hotel – Sara, Gaby and Sherise. They have a wealth of experience, have their own fur kids and just can’t wait to meet you!

Beau's is a world-class social enterprise providing trusted car for cats and dogs. Opening on Monday 28 August, all profits will be used to help fund Guide Dogs Services.

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Thank you to those who raise money from the heart

July 28th, 2017

At Guide Dogs SA/NT we are always touched by the generosity and passion of people who organise community fundraisers to support our mission to provide safety, independence and inclusion to people living with disability.

From the humble cake stand, to concerts, fun runs and other events we thank you from our hearts.

Here's two of the recent community events that have helped us make a difference.

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To Infinity and Beyond

July 27th, 2017

As Guide Dogs became more widely known, thanks to the efforts of some of our widely travelled ambassadors in the 1960s, residents in many regional areas keenly set about establishing Auxiliaries in their own areas and raising funds with an infinite number of innovative fundraising activities.

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Father Frank Flynn

July 20th, 2017

Celebrating the stories from our 60 year history. As Guide Dogs became more widely known, thanks to the efforts of some of our widely travelled ambassadors in the 1960s, residents in many regional areas keenly set about establishing Auxiliaries in their own areas.

Father Frank Flynn was one of those who, despite an exceptionally busy life, dedicated time to become President of the Darwin Auxiliary in 1967.

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