Janine Sigley - temporary
Brisbane South Co-ordinator
If you are interested in volunteering in the Brisbane or Ipswich areas please contact Janine on 0411536355 or email@example.com
Assistant Coordinator: Graham Mathias
Valerie and 'Dougal'
'Dougal' helps children at Watson Road State School in Acacia Ridge
Sponsor: Monitoring Oz
Dog breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Great loves: People, children and the dog Melody next door
Favourite foods: Chicken
Not like: Hot days
Quirks: He turns in circles when excited or happy!
Annette and 'Maggie'
'Maggie' helps children at Woodridge State Primary School
About: Annette has always been interested in animal-assisted therapy and working with children.
Sponsor: Lions Club of Sunnybank
Dog breed: Border Collie
How we met: Owned from a puppy.
Great loves: Balls, cricket, swimming and children.
Favourite foods: Bones and chicken treats.
Not like: Too many other dogs beside her but is usually okay.
Quirks: Licks when excited.
Diana and 'Mr Basil'
'Mr Basil' helps children at St Peters, Indooroopilly
About: Diana worked in administration in science research.
Dog breed: Poodle
How we met: Wanted a little companion for my unit life.
Great loves: People/children and treats and playing with other dogs.
Favourite foods: Chicken (raw)
Not like: Most dried foods.
Susan and 'Fudge'
'Fudge' helps children at Hilder Road State Primary School, The Gap
Dog breed: Chocolate Labrador
How we met: We bought 'Fudge' as a pet.
Great loves: Balls, food
Favourite foods: Meat, anything...she is a Labrador!
Not like: Baths
Quirks: She loves to retrieve.
Dianne and 'Harry'
'Harry' helps children at Watson Road State School
About: Dianne is a semi-retired teacher with a passion for reading and dogs and children!
Sponsor: Lions Club of Sunnybank
Dog breed: Labradoodle
How we met: I bought Harry from a pet shop at age 10 months.
Great loves: Affection, playing, walks, swims.
Favourite foods: Chicken and beef bones.
Not like: Electric motors near him (eg. vacuum cleaner).
Quirks: Harry will pick up socks and shoes. He likes being chased.
Jennifer and 'Oscar'
Jennifer helps children at Raceview State School
About: Jenny is a classroom teacher
Sponsor: Rosewood Lions Club
Dog breed: Maltese X
How we met: Jenny bought 'Oscar' as a puppy to keep her company.
Great loves: Jenny!! Cuddles, walks, children and shoes.
Favourite foods: Chicken, treats.
Not like: Thunder Storms
Quirks: Oscar will shake your hand, give kisses and tilt his head to the side when you ask him questions.
Cathy and 'Ruby'
Ruby helps children at Grand Avenue State School
About: Cathy works as a Guidance Officer
Dog breed: Golden Retriever X Poodle
Great loves: Food, being patted
Favourite foods: Anything
Not like: Aggressive dogs
Peter and 'Maddie'
Peter and 'Maddie' help children at Springwood State School
About: Peter is retired. He likes old cars.
Sponsor: Springwood Rochdale Lions Club
Dog breed: Labrador
How we met: 'Maddie' is an ex-guide dog pup.
Great loves: Walking, swimming and food.
Favourite foods: Anything offered!
Not like: Getting into trouble
Quirks: A bit nervous on the slippery floor.
Kodie and 'Jersey'
Kodie and 'Jersey' will help children at Capalaba State School
About: Kodie is a law student and likes American football.
Dog breed: Staffy
How we met: 'Jersey' was adopted from Animal Welfare League.
Great loves: Food, Kodi's bed, cuddles and sleeping.
Favourite foods: Everything 'Jersey' eats.
Not like: Her nails being clipped.
Quirks: 'Jersey' only has one eye.