Brisbane North West Co-ordinator
Hilary looks after the areas of north-west Brisbane, Samford, Samsonvale and Dayboro.
Hilary can be contacted via email on firstname.lastname@example.org
Michelle and 'Patchy'
Michelle and 'Patchy' help children at Woodford State School.
About: Michelle is a dog trainer
Sponsor: Michelle Berry Pet Training Services
Dog breed: Papillion
How we met: We rescued Patchy from the pound
Favourite foods: Schmackos
Quirks: Loves being the centre of attention!
Janelle and 'Barkley'
'Barkley' helps children at Our Lady of the Angels Primary School
About: I am currently a teacher at Our Lady of the Angels Primary School
Dog breed: Bichon Frise
How we met: We bought Barkley off a breeder
Great loves: being with people and food
Favourite foods: Sausages
Tracey and 'Geronimo'
Tracey and 'Geronimo' help children at Northgate State School
About: Tracey is a dog trainer who does home visits for dog training, dog walking and pet sitting
Sponsor: The New Groove Jazz Ensemble
Dog breed: Border Collie
How we met: Geronimo was 'inherited'
Great loves: Food and herding my other dog
Favourite foods: Liver treats
Sarah and 'Rupert'
Sarah and 'Rupert' help children at Mount Nebo State School.
About: Sarah is an occupational therapist, mother and nature lover.
Dog breed: Whippet
How we met: Sarah bought 'Rupert' from a breeder.
Great loves: Fetching, cuddles
Favourite foods: Raw food
Quirks: Rupert sings when Sarah's husband plays his trumpet!
Avril and 'Winston'
Avril and 'Winston' help children at Samford Valley State School.
Dog breed: Pug
How we met: We bought Winston from a breeder.
Great loves: To be with people.
Favourite foods: Meat and fruit
Not like: People trying to look in his ears or mouth.
Quirks: He is very snuffly, making snorting noises which are sometimes mistaken for growls!
Tony and 'Mousey'
Tony and 'Mousey' help children at Morayfield State School.
About: Tony is a retired baker and factory hand.
Sponsor: Morayfield Lions Club
Dog breed: Papillon
How we met: I came to have 'Mousey' through a friend.
Great loves: Socks, toes and socks, her special soft ball.
Favourite foods: Chicken and liver treats
Not like: Being left alone
Quirks: She picks up her dollies and throws them at you then lets out a little bark to say, 'play with me'!
Angela and 'Millie'
Angela and 'Millie' go to Strathpine State School.
About: Retired secretary. Likes reading and walking her dog.
Dog breed: Mini Schnauzer
Great loves: Playing with the ball, going for walks.
Favourite foods: Chicken and rice
Barbara and "Millie' and 'Fifi
'Millie' and 'Fifi' help children at Morayfield State School
About: Barbara is retired
Sponsor: Morayfield Lions
Dog breed: 'Millie' is a Poodle X and 'Fifi' is a Maltese X
How we met: 'Millie' is from the RSPCA and 'Fifi' is from a breeder.
Great loves: Going for a morning walk, riding in the car and meeting people.
Favourite foods: Fresh meat
Deb and 'Tilly'
Deb and 'Tilly' help children at Samford State School.
About: Deb is a teacher.
Dog breed: Jack Russell
How we met: She is the family pet.
Great loves: Squeaky toys, walks and runs.
Favourite foods: Chicken, Spam and Liver Treats.
Not like: Being left alone.
Julia and 'Jess'
Julia and 'Jess' help children at Living Faith Lutheran Primary School.
About: Julia is a registered nurse.
Dog breed: Border Collie
How we met: 'Jess' was re-homed when an elderly couple had to go into residential care.
Favourite foods: Liver Treats, cheese
Not like: Balls.
Joy and 'Toffee'
Joy and 'Toffee' help children at Tullawong State School.
About: Joy is a retired nurse and teacher's aide.
Dog breed: Groodle
Great loves: 'Toffee' loves massages.
Favourite foods: Cheese
Peta and 'Narla Barla'
Peta and 'Narla Barla' help children at Upper Brookfield State School.
Dog breed: Groodle (Golden Retriever X Poodle)
How we met: Purchased at 6 weeks from Springfield Vet (Groodles Australia)
Great loves: People of all ages and garden centres.
Favourite foods: Fish, but will eat anything including yoghurt.
Not like: Zucchini; being spoken to in a harsh voice; and missing out on her walks.
Quirks: Likes to offer her paw. Walks in a 'loafery' manner.
Peta and 'George'
Peta and 'George' will help children at Samford Valley State School.
About: Peta is a mother and teacher's aide. She loves camping and animals.
Dog breed: Staffy
How we met: Rescue dog
Great loves: Ball, squeaky ball
Favourite foods: Chicken
Not like: Being yelled at.
Quirks: Loves his tennis ball and people.
Julianne 'Pollyanna' and 'Alycianna'
Julianne 'Pollyanna' and 'Alycianna' will be helping children at Bribie Island State School
About: Julianne is a Swim Teacher, Carer and Teachers Aid
Dog breed: King Charles Cavalier Spaniels
How we met: Breeder
Great loves: Kids and Games
Favourite foods: Any delicious
Not like: Aggressivness
Quirks: Loves belly rubs and being patted
Stephanie and 'Chloe'
Stephanie and 'Chloe' will be helping children in the Brisbane North West Area
About: Stephanie is a stay at home mum and loves going to the beach and bike riding
Dog breed: King Charles Cavalier
How we met: We got her at 12 weeks from a breeder
Great loves: Walks, Swimming, Cuddles and Pats
Favourite foods: Cashews and Big Bones
Not like: Being picked up roughly or brushed
Quirks: She is a very fussy eater and loves water
Rhondalee and 'Clementine'
Rhondalee and 'Clementine' will be helping children at Hilder Road State School
About: Rhondalee loves nature and anything creative, cooking and animals
Dog breed: Great Dane Cross
How we met: Clementine is a rescue dog who we adopted at 10 months
Great loves: Loves treats, pats, attention and being talked to
Favourite foods: Roast chicken, cheese and bread
Not like: Adults who wear hats and glasses. Loud noises, bath time
Quirks: Clementine can speak on command, she knows when it's bath time and tries to hide from us
Jan and 'Crosby'
Jan and 'Crosby' will help children at Tullawong Primary School
About: Jan is retired, she loves reading and gardening
Dog breed: Golden Retriever
How we met: Foster carer for Golden retriever rescue - Then adopted her
Great loves: Attention, food, playing with other dogs
Favourite foods: Chicken Jerky
Not like: Going for a swim or general exercise
Quirks: Will nudge with his nose to remind you to keep patting him
Lee and 'Chiko'
Lee and 'Chiko' will be helping children at Jinibara State School
About: Lee is a Secondary Senior Teacher
Dog breed: Labradoodle
How we met: After death of a previous dog chose to have a Labradoodle - Non Allergy Dog
Great loves: Me, playing games, treats and kids
Favourite foods: Cooked Chicken, Schmackos and Meat
Not like: Knots being brushed out of his hair
Quirks: Loves to jump over obstacles, leaps from table to chair to day bed outside his play area
Alison and 'Sam'
Alison and 'Sam' will be helping children at Caboolture East State School
About: Alison is a housewife, likes fishing and card making
Dog breed: Staffy
Great loves: Long walks, swimming
Favourite foods: Mince and Schmacko's
Not like: Loud music
Gary 'Charlie' and 'Millie'
Gary 'Charlie' and Millie' will be helping children at Beachmere State School
About: Gary is Retired
Dog breed: Mastif Cross
How we met: Both dogs are rescue dogs
Great loves: Sleeping, going to the beach for a swim and going in the car
Favourite foods: Everything
Not like: Charlie does not like to be picked up to go into the ute