Gold Coast North Co-ordinator
Wendy looks after the northern Gold Coast areas of Nerang, Coomera, Upper Coomera, Helensvale, Pimpama, and Pacific Pines.
Jim, Wendy, 'Xavier' and 'Piper'
'Xavier' and 'Piper' help children at Nerang State School.
About: Jim and Wendy are married and have five children. Wendy was a music teacher. Jim worked in air conditioning. They are now retired.
Sponsor: Key Produce
Dog breed: Labradors
How we met: Xavier came to us as an 8-week-old puppy from Guide Dogs Queensland. He's one happy, contented dog.
Great loves: People, everyone! Xavier enjoys his long daily walks when he meets his doggy friends. Loves his regular hydro bath!
Favourite foods: Fruit as a treat, (banana, apple, mango,) and raw carrots. He enjoys sardines and raw eggs.
Desley with 'Ming' and 'Chyna'
'Chyna' and 'Ming' are helping students at Labrador State School.
Sponsor: Doreen Hinton
Dog breed: Shih Tzu
Great loves: Walks in the park, playing with children, and other dogs.
Favourite foods: Chicken, cheese, steak and cashews.
Not like: Big dogs
Anna and 'Milo'
'Milo' helps children at Musgrave Hill State School.
Sponsor: Greywater Australia
Dog breed: Kelpie
How we met: 'Milo' was adopted from the Pound.
Great loves: Bones!
Favourite foods: Bones!
Quirks: Can speak when I ask him to!
Jo and 'Lizzy'
'Lizzy' helps children at Labrador State School.
Sponsor: Lions Club of Runaway Bay
Dog breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
How we met: We've had 'Lizzy' since she was 6 weeks old.
Great loves: Having her ears massaged.
Favourite foods: Smoked salmon
Not like: Lettuce
Quirks: She does not like elephants on TV!
Kathryn and 'Buster'
Kathryn and 'Buster' help children in Nerang State School.
About: Kathy is a retired nurse who likes golf, walking, horses and music.
Sponsor: Broadbeach Family Practice
Dog breed: Labradoodle
How we met: Kathryn has owned 'Buster' all his life. She chose a Labradoodle because they don't shed.
Great loves: Me, my family, his mate Barney; runs on the beach.
Favourite foods: All
Not like: Swimming
Quirks: He buries his head in his paws if the wind blows on him. He loves cuddles.
Wendy and 'Biggles'
Wendy and 'Biggles' help children at Upper Coomera College.
About: Wendy is a business women who likes doing charity work and reading.
Dog breed: Jack Russell
How we met: Wendy has always loved animals and has always had dogs in her life.
Great loves: Sleeping!!
Favourite foods: Chicken necks
Not like: Traffic