Sunshine Coast South Co-ordinator
Petra is temporarily looking after this area of the Sunshine Coast around Buderim and south to Caloundra.
Carolyn and 'Molly'
Carolyn and 'Molly' will help children at Buderim Mountain State School
About: Carolyn is retired.
Dog breed: Labrador
How we met: Adopted from Canine Carers, dogs for the disabled.
Great loves: Carolyn, walks, food, toys and people.
Favourite foods: All food.
Not like: Scrub turkeys, lizards and thunder.
Dorothy and 'Bindi'
Dorothy and 'Bindi' help children at Caloundra State School.
About: Dorothy is a former TAFE teacher; administrator in Victoria; reading, sewing, walking/exercising; volunteering.
Sponsor: Dorothy Jackson
Dog breed: Kelpie
Great loves: Pats, walks on beach, chasing her ball.
Favourite foods: Kangaroo sausages; treats.
Not like: Other dogs sniffing her rear.
Quirks: Drinking salt-water pool water.
Glen and 'Dooley'
Glen and 'Dooley' help children at Buderim Mountain State School.
Sponsor: Lioness Club of Buderim
Dog breed: Kelpie X
How we met: Rescue dog.
Great loves: Ball, swimming, doing tricks.
Favourite foods: Kangaroo jerky
Not like: Thunder, high-pitch noises.
Quirks: He can count!!
Patricia and 'Jemma'
Patricia and 'Jemma' help children at Caloundra State School.
About: Patricia loves reading, theatre, movies, dogs, walking, swimming, and crafts.
Dog breed: Collie/Spaniel Cross
How we met: Patricia has had her since she was a puppy.
Great loves: Balls, food, walks, bones.
Favourite foods: Anything!
Not like: Lettuce!
Alison and 'Daezey'
Alison and 'Daezey' help children at Chevallum State School.
About: Home duties, gardening, cooking, walking dogs.
Dog breed: Retriever
How we met: We love dogs and have always had one.
Great loves: Her boys, people, other dogs.
Favourite foods: Almost anything!
Not like: Brush turkeys
Quirks: She loves to be close to people.
Katy and 'Bennie'
Katy and 'Bennie' help children at Buderim Mountain State School.
Sponsor: Lions Club of Buderim
Dog breed: Jack Russell X Shitzu
How we met: Katy bought 'Bennie' as a six-week old pup.
Great loves: Chasing small animals; a ball; and, chewing dog strips.
Favourite foods: Chicken neck bones.
Not like: Thunder and loud noises.
Quirks: None really.
Lori and 'Bear'
Lori and 'Bear' will be helpng children at Mountain Creek State School
About: Lori Lives on a sailboat, she loves to paddle a surfski and try all watersports
Sponsor: Friends of Marchooydore Library
Dog breed: Mixed breed but mostly 'Nova Scotia Duck Toller'
How we met: We found 'Bear' on a pet rescue website, he was 3 years old and had been in 7 foster homes
Great loves: Wading into water, as long as he can touch the bottom.
Favourite foods: Hot dogs and pig ears
Not like: Too much excercise (he's lazy)
Quirks: He often eats lying down. When it's hot he puts his front paw's in the water bow, he won't chase balls or play with any dog toy's
Lisa and 'Licorice'
Lisa and 'Licorice' will be helping children at Chevallum State School
About: Lisa is retired, former nurse and office manager. She loves gardening, yoga, walking and travelling.
Dog breed: Greyhound
How we met: Resuce dog
Great loves: Going to off leash beach, cuddles and pats
Favourite foods: Fresh chicken pieces
Not like: The sound of backfire
Quirks: Running around and throwing his teddy in the air