Rockingham WA Co-ordinator
Lindy looks after Rockingham and the surrounding areas on the coast of Western Australia.
Lindy and 'Poppy'
Lindy and 'Poppy' help children at Mother Teresa Catholic College, Baldivis and Waikiki Primary School
About: Lindy is a retired high school teacher, army officer and Worksafe inspector.
Sponsor: Rotary Club of Rockingham
Dog breed: Labrador Retriever
How we met: Lindy loves dogs and enjoys training and working with them.
Great loves: Food, people, other dogs, sniffing!
Favourite foods: Everything including apples, bananas and mushrooms.
Not like: Having her ears cleaned.
Kym & 'Pawsha'
Kym & 'Pawsha' help children at Makybe Rise Primary School.
About: Kym works at an earth moving business.
Dog breed: Rottweiler
How we met: She was given to me as a gift when I lost a family member, and since then she has been my best friend.
Great loves: Cuddles
Favourite foods: Chicken and Sardines
Not like: Doesn't like to be told to move over, she is like velcro.
Quirks: She is highly trained and has her own Pandora collar. When this is put on she knows it is time for tricks!
Sam and 'Erik'
Sam and 'Erik' help children at John Wollaston Anglican Community School
About: Sam is self employed as part owner/operator of a dog boarding business
Dog breed: Griffon
How we met: We bought Erik as a puppy
Great loves: People, food and going out
Favourite foods: Anything!
Quirks: He has a great 'stink eye' when he is not happy
Bethwyn and 'Poppy'
Bethwyn and 'Poppy' will be helping children at Waikiki Primary School
About: Bethwyn is a POOPS Volunteer, Fostering Dogs.
Sponsor: Rotary Club of Rockingham
Dog breed: Dingo X Shepherd
How we met: She was a foster fail
Great loves: Throw toy
Favourite foods: Dog treats
Not like: Aggresive men
Quirks: Loves the beach
Erin and 'Savannah'
Erin and 'Savannah' who help children at Secret Harbour Primary School
About: Erin is a trained Chef, she has just immigrated from Canada.
Sponsor: Secret Harbour Primary School
Dog breed: Collie Shepherd Husky Cross
How we met: We rescued her from the pound in Canada four years ago
Great loves: Her squirrel frisbee, the ocean and pats on her belly
Favourite foods: Cheese, fresh home made bread
Not like: Pats on top of her head
Quirks: She thiks tiny dogs are toys, she digs and bury's her toy at the beach and barks at it !!!
Sylvia 'Chico Tito' 'Rosie' 'Dusty' and 'Ebony'
Sylvia 'Chico Tito' 'Rosie' 'Dusty' and 'Ebony'. At different times each dog will be helping children at Malibu School, Safety Bay
About: Sylvia is a Community Artiste, her prior experience was a Play Supervisor for Red Cross Hospital
Dog breed: Micro Teacup Poodles
How we met: From my original dog in 1975 have bred from successive generations
Great loves: Food, cuddles, running around on grass lawn
Favourite foods: Anything
Not like: Boisterous people jumping around close to them
Jenny and 'Gracie'
Jenny and 'Gracie' will be helping children at Settlers Hill Primary School, Baldivis
About: Jenny is a hairdresser
Dog breed: Golden Retriever
How we met: Chose to own one
Great loves: Attention, food, walks and people
Favourite foods: Biscuits (any)
Michelle and 'Boadicea-Bodie'
Michelle and 'Boadicea-Bodie' will be helping children at Rockingham Beach Primary School
About: Michelle is retired
Sponsor: Rockingham Vet Clinic
Dog breed: Scottish Terrier
How we met: I am a dog lover, but my dog is a 'rescue dog'
Great loves: Playing and food.
Favourite foods: Loves all food.
Not like: Sudden movements.
Zoe and 'Rosie'
Zoe and 'Rosie' will be helping children at Secret Harbour Primary School
About: Zoe is a Emergency Department Nurse
Dog breed: Kelpie
How we met: 'Rosie' was a working dog from a farm in Albany, owner decided she was to old. She was a failed foster through SAFE Bunbury.
Great loves: Balls "good sticks" and rounding up sandflies at the beach.
Favourite foods: Bones
Quirks: She always sleeps upside down
Fiona and 'Java'
Fiona and 'Java' will be helping children at Safety Bay Primary School
About: Fiona is a Veterinary Nurse
Dog breed: Kelpie Cross
How we met: She was a stray that came into my work
Great loves: Walks, children, the beach and playing with balls
Favourite foods: Everything