September 19, 2016

Pooch Racing 2016

We have a unique opportunity with the Pooch Racing community to raise enough funds to breed, raise and train two assistance dogs for families desperate for […]
March 12, 2017

Hamilton’s Star Turf holds 24-hour soccer match for furry fundraiser

(by KELLEY TANTAU) The team at Star Turf in Hamilton are still pretty tired after hosting a 24-hour game of football.Held over Auckland Anniversary weekend, owner Duncan […]
May 7, 2017

The Singer With Honeycomb Bones

Along with her faithful service dog, Connie, Ailsa Lipscombe traveled from New Zealand to Chicago to pursue her life’s greatest passion: the music that lets her […]
May 9, 2017

Life-saving labrador changes diabetic Kiwi woman’s future

Brenda Ferguson has lost count of the times she has come close to dying. The Dunedin nurse has had type 1 diabetes since childhood and, decades […]
May 16, 2017

James and Mahe

James and Mahe’s Story We first heard about Julie and Assistance Dogs NZ through a friend who’d been one of the first families to receive one.   […]
May 18, 2017

Sam and Abby

The story of our family’s journey with Assistance Dogs New Zealand starts of course with us, the Jackson’s. Amanda, Ross and our nine year old son […]
May 23, 2017

Pooch Racing 2017

Join Assistance Dogs New Zealand and the team at Pooch Racing today, and become an official race sponsor, show your community you care and endorse such […]
May 29, 2017

Lobo & the Farrell Family

After almost one year since our initial meeting with Julie and Wendy from Assistance Dogs NZ Trust, and following four months of solid fundraising, we welcomed […]
June 8, 2017

Chey and King

King saved our lives. We have had our Beautiful Black Labrador King for just over 2 years now. Cheyenne my son with Autism is now 11 […]
July 3, 2017

Canine carers – dogs with a job

Assistance Dogs New Zealand (ADNZ) breeds, raises and trains assistance dogs for adults and children with a range of disabilities. They include autism spectrum disorder, Down […]
July 18, 2017

Isla and Bo

Bo joined our family in October 2016 . Those with assistance dogs told me our lives would change but I must admit I was quietly sceptical. […]
July 27, 2017

When Isaac met Liam