Prahran Veterinary Hospital is the proud sponsor of Story Dog “Evie”, a miniature labradoodle, who along with several other Story Dogs, is a client of our practice.
Story Dogs is a reading program aimed at building confidence and a love of reading. Selected children read to an accredited gentle dog, accompanied by its owner, all whom have “working with children cards, every week. The dogs aid in building a non-judgmental and relaxing reading session which provides opportunity for the child to develop their skills and their love of reading.
Currently, Story Dogs operates in every state and helps over 1,200 children each week
Story Dogs is currently looking for additional owners with well behaved dogs who may have a couple of hours free each week to help children become more confident, lifelong readers.
Story Dogs i also seeking sponsors, either corporate or individual in order to assist more children. Sponsor’s logos are displayed on the dogs vests and are recognised on line at community events
Please visit their website for more information http://www.storydogs.com.au