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Chrissy and hugging her yellow lab Guide Dog Lacey
24 July, 2018

Chrissy and Guide Dog Lacey participate in PAWGUST

Six years ago when Chrissy was in her final year of university, she was suddenly diagnosed with Stargardt's Disease, a disease that causes progressive damage of the retina which is responsible for sharp and straight ahead vision. Chrissy’s central vision began to deteriorate, and for the past two years she’s depended on her Guide Dog Lacey to get around safely and independently. 

Happy Guide Dog going for a walk this August
23 July, 2018

Ruff News for Man's Best Friend

Australia is a self-confessed nation of dog lovers but Aussie dog owners are putting their four-legged friends’ health and happiness at risk by not walking them as frequently as they should be, according to new research and industry experts.

What is - Guide Dog Puppy Raising
17 July, 2018

What is Guide Dog Puppy Raising?

Are you considering being a Guide Dog Puppy Raiser? Here are some essential things to know about the Puppy Raising process and what to expect. 

Guide Dog Puppy enjoying the Positive Paws Program in the Enrichment Area
17 July, 2018

Positive Paws Project for Western Sydney Schools

The Positive Paws Project is a program Guide Dogs NSW/ACT has been piloting in Western Sydney Schools. The program gives high school students the opportunity to lend a helping paw to trainee Guide Dogs at the Guide Dog Centre in Glossodia.

Four black and one yellow Guide Dogs in-training sitting on the grass in a row.
21 May, 2018

Guide Dog presentation in Wyong

Five new Guide Dogs were presented with their very first harness at a special graduation ceremony in Wyong last Saturday.

Four children sitting on a log in their harnesses & helmets
01 May, 2018

Children with sight loss reach new heights

Thanks to the generosity of TreeTops Central Coast, children with sight loss had the chance to get out of their comfort zones and build confidence at a free mobility day.