ack in 1986, a young woman, disabled herself and passionate about dogs was inspired by her own pet dog to create a charity to help people with disabilities live life to the full. Growing up, Frances was always an animal lover, living in India and Australia she loved to watch the native wild animals at rest and play. Read the full story at www.dogsforthedisabled.org
If you are looking for a worthwhile not-for-profit organisation to support, consider Assistance Dogs Australia. These wonderfully trained dogs work with people with a physical disability to enrich their lives. Dogtober is their support month.