Osmond’s Journey Continues

Hi, it’s me Osmond. I hope you’re well. It’s so great to be writing to you again with an update. I love that we can share this training journey together! I really do! I’ve been learning so many new commands now that I’m getting a bit older. I’m currently working on the down command and… Read more »

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Chewing the Fat on Dental Chews: What Works?

People often look perplexed when I lift their pet’s lip and show them tartar deposits on the teeth, or point out the signs of gum inflammation that signify periodontal disease. ” But I feed Fido… insert latest chewy treat name here… all the time, I don’t understand how that has happened!?” they say. Chewing is undoubtedly… Read more »

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Osmond Grows Up

Hi it’s me Osmond. How are you? I hope you are well. I finally got to sit down and write to you to tell you how I’m going. In March I went to the SEDA Open Day in Kensington and met some of my lovely sponsors. It was such an amazing day and I just… Read more »

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Antibiotic Resistance: A Veterinary Perspective

The World Health Organisation has labelled antimicrobial resistance one of the greatest threats to human health today. In the 70 years since Alexander Fleming’s amazing penicillin discovery, mankind’s misuse of these drugs is now threatening to render them ineffective. Australia has one of the highest rates of antibiotic consumption in the developed world, prompting the federal… Read more »

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Hello, my name is Osmond and I’m the latest recruit for Seeing Eye Dogs Australia. Firstly, thanks so much for being my special sponsor! Let me tell you a bit about myself. I was born at Seeing Eye Dogs puppy centre in Victoria, on the 19th of November 2014 and I’m a black male Labrador…. Read more »

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Hi there it’s me, Jackson. It’s so good to write again and I’ve got great news! Guess what? I am very proud to tell you that thanks to you I have now officially graduated as a fully qualified Seeing Eye Dog-isn’t that wonderful news! I got to spend Christmas with my new handler Estelle who… Read more »

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Puppy Preschool leader Gwen takes us through the apparent chaos of a puppy preschool class in full flight. If you have ever found yourself in our reception area on a Monday or Wednesday evening you have doubtless been concerned about the number of very small puppies that have been in attendance. Thankfully this phenomena is not the result… Read more »

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Well a big whoofy hello to you. It’s me Jackson your super grateful sponsor dog with another update on how I’m going thanks to your support! I’ve been in training for months now can you believe? Boy is there a lot to learn!   I’m doing really well in my training! It did take me… Read more »

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