Penny’s Smart Pup
My name is Penny, and I have had CRPS for over 5 years. It began in my left foot and quickly spread to both feet and legs, and now I suffer with it whole body. CRPS is a multi-system disorder that affects the musculoskeletal system, the peripheral nervous system and the central nervous system. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome is a debilitating condition that is characterized by continuous pain, that begins in one region of the body and has a predominance of sensory, motor, autonomic, skin and bone abnormalities in the affected region/s. The pain is disproportionate, in time or degree, to the inciting event. There is variable progression in the signs and symptoms over time.
$200.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Theo’s Smart Pup
My name is Theodore, but my parents call me “Theo”, particularly when they are chasing me after I have bolted. I have just had my 3rd birthday. I have two large saucer eyes, and the biggest smile that goes from one side of my face to the other when something excites me, which is guaranteed to melt even the coldest of hearts.
$0.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Aynslie’s Smart Pup
Hi, my name is Aynslie. I am an 18 year old girl who loves dancing, music, make-up and my family, but due to repeated sexual assault trauma growing up I have developed severe PTSD, Depression and Anxiety. I have also been diagnosed with Adolescent onset Epilepsy.
$450.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
London’s Smart Pup
Since London was a baby we always knew she was different from the “norm”. At the young age of 3 London was diagnosed with Autism, severe global developmental delays , PICA, sleep dysregulation, a rare genetic condition from a chromosomal deletion leaving her as “SWAN”, being investigated for Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, the possibility of an intellectual disability and much much more.
$655.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Steph’s Smart Pup
With Steph there's usually more questions than answers. It can be a little difficult with doctors disagreeing with each other, and a constellation of unexplained symptoms. Steph is under investigation for rare disease, neuromuscular conditions and seizure disorders. She has a lot of complex unexplained issues. So for now, Steph is a 'SWAN' or 'diagnostic odyssey'.
$7,750.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Marleigh’s Smart Pup
Our precious little Marleigh Jessica is fighting one hell of a battle at the moment. In addition to her Epilepsy and rare genetic form of Diabetes, she is currently being treated for Acute Autoimmune Encephalitis and despite giving her massive doses of up to 7 anticonvulsants medications we are unable to stop her seizure activity.
$20,510.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Hendrix’s Smart Pup
Here is Hendrix’s story. As a first time mum I had little knowledge of what was typical and what wasn’t typical in terms of child development however after some time and observation it became quite apparent that my beautiful little boy was different to his peers. Hendrix was diagnosed with autism when he was 3 and a half years old. This diagnosis rattled our family however we did everything we were advised and attended multiple early intervention programs and did intensive therapy.
$458.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Charley’s Smart Pup
Hey everyone, this is Charley. He is Six Years old and he has been diagnosed with Autism Level 2, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Social Communication Disorder and Generalist Anxiety.
$0.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Ashley’s Smart Pup
Ashley is a 12 almost 13 year old bright girl who loves to run and play with animals and friends but due a major car accident on the 2017 that almost killed her, she has developed severe PTSD, anxiety and depression which has lead to me needing to take her out of normal school and put her into online schooling because of the stress and anxiety it was causing making her miss a lot of the school and chances to make friends.
$0.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Eliza’s Smart Pup
I am fundraising for a Smart Pup to help me live a normal life without being afraid of leaving the house, going to the doctors and going down town that's only some of the thing I will be able to do with a smart pup having a Smart Pup would change my live. It will give me the independence and support I need to live life to the fullest Having PTSD has made living life hard.
$1,620.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Jyden’s Smart Pup
Our boy Jyden, he is 4 years old and has autism, he struggles daily with many different things but it has never changed how much of an amazing young man he is.
$340.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
James’ Smart Pup
A mobility and autism assistance dog will help James navigate the world as he grows. Be a friend to lean on when he is feeling unsteady. To help him stay calm, self regulate and keep him safe. A bridge to give him the confidence to socialise and explore new environments.
$20,000.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Sunny’s Smart Pup
Sunny Rose is just as her name suggests a beautiful, happy and sunny girl. Sunny was born in 2008 with a chromosome translocation, which means that she is missing some bits of her DNA and have to much of others. Sunny’s condition is extremely rare and so far we do not know of another person with exactly the same condition.
$3,875.95 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Liam’s Smart Pup
Our hope is that an assistance dog would be able to help make Liam's life a little easier. Whether it be acting as a anchor if he tries to run or helping provide deep pressure when Liam gets overwhelmed in public situations or at home. Not only will an assistance dog help Liam but also our other 5 children because then we can go out as a family.
$20,000.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Dontae’s Smart Pup
My Name is Dontae, i am 6 yrs old. I have serve ASD-level 3 (autism spectrum disorder), non-verbal, Adhd & spd (sensory processing disorder) i also suffer from mild sesiures. My mummy has applied for a smart pups assistance dog for me, to help me while i go through all my life challenges.
$2,178.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Harvey’s Smart Pup
Harvey, 2, is the most beautiful, sweet little boy with just a little too much cheek! He is cute and he knows it! However, don’t let that smile fool you! Everyday is a challenge for Harvey!
$6,140.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Kalila’s Smart Pup
This is our beautiful Kalila Rose. She has a rare condition called Rett Syndrome. Rett Syndrome affects 1 in 10,000 children in Australia, mostly girls. It is primarily a neuro-developmental condition which affects the whole body.
$6,663.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Nin’s Smart Pup
Maliyah (known as Nin) is a beautiful 11 year old girl, who knows how to make people smile.
$6,835.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Harry’s Smart Pup
Harry was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in September 2018 and is adjusting to the regime of injecting insulin 4x a day.
$14,104.48 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Sean’s Smart Pup
Sean is a five year old boy who lives with his mum, dad and older sister. Sean, just like any child his age, is active, inquisitive and often very excitable. He loves Sonic the Hedgehog, Mario and Luigi, Paw Patrol and recently, has been excited at the prospect of water balloon fights in the hot weather.
$120.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Kal’s Smart Pup
Hello, my name is Kal. I am 5 years old. When I turned 3, I was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing Disorder and a speech delay. Everyday things can be difficult for me.
$2,220.10 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Amber’s Smart Pup
My Diabetes Friend Hi my name is Amber. I’m 10 years old. I’ve been wanting an assistance dog for a year and have done a lot of research about how they can help children with type 1 diabetes and social challenges. I have 2 needles in my body almost all the time.
$470.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
I have created “Hunter’s Hero” in support of my little man to raise awareness and much needed funds to assist in training our newest member of the family, a Smartpup Pup! Hunter was diagnosed at age 4 in November 2018 with Insulin dependent, Type 1 Diabetes.
$2,130.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Rheegan’s Smart Pup
Rheegan is a 3.5 year old little boy who is diagnosed as a Level 2 ASD. I am trying to raise funds to go towards getting my little boy an Autism Assistance Dog. Rheegan struggles with simple social interactions and has severe separation anxiety and is some days unable to go to day-care which then results me in losing part of my income.
$20,490.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Eliza’s Smart Pup
My name is Eliza. I have an intellectual disability, epilepsy, limited communication and ataxic cerebral palsy. On May 25th 2017, I lost my big brother Jay in a road accident. Due to my disabilities I am struggling to understand where my beloved brother has gone.
$10,465.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Macie’s Smart Pup
Macie is a 17 month old amazing little girl who always has a smile on her face despite a host of medical issues. She lives in Mackay QLD with her mum and 3 siblings. After a complication free pregnancy, Macie was born at full term and was undiagnosed breech, unfortunately medical intervention was not possible resulting in Macie having a difficult birth with an extended period of time without oxygen. This led to complications with her health, she started having seizures within her first hour of life and has officially been diagnosed with epilepsy and Hypoxia related brain damage.
$3,728.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Summer’s Smart Pup
Summer is an energetic, passionate 9-year-old girl who has been diagnosed with level 2 Autism and high anxiety. She has 2 sisters, Libby 11 and Lakey 3. Lakey has also been diagnosed as level 2 on the Autistic Spectrum.
$2,445.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Lilly’s Smart Pup
Lilly has a big and kind heart. She makes her family smile, and often giggle, with her. She loves animals and babies, which is not surprising as she is very caring and loving. Lilly is always the first to offer help, to family and strangers alike.
$600.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Rylie’s Smart Pup
Rylie was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in July 2017, a year later and Rylie is 11 years old and handling life with type 1 diabetes like a champion. Rylie lives at home with his mum but he does not have any siblings that live with him, not only will this Smart Pup alert Rylie of low blood sugar levels before Rylies Blood Glucose levels get too low to react but this Smart Pup will bring Rylie emotional support and companionship.
$150.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Charlize’s Smart Pup
Charli is my beautiful, 11 year old granddaughter. Life is not always easy for Charli, even though she does her best and gives life her all every single day.
$2,353.10 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Jacob’s Smart Pup
Jacob is 7 years old and lives on the Sunshine Coast. Jacob has been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, and we are currently undergoing diagnosis of an intellectual impairment.
$950.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Sophia’s Smart Pup
Sophia is a horse obsessed seven year old with ADHD, autism spectrum and sensory processing disorders.
$880.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Lara’s Smart Pup
We are generally very private people, but we need help to raise funds for a Smart Pup, assistance dog, for our daughter, 14. If you can help us out, no matter how much or how little, that would be greatly appreciated.
$1,090.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Carter’s Smart Pup
Our hope is that an assistance dog would be able to help make Carter's life a little easier. Whether it be acting as a anchor if Carter tries to run or helping provide deep pressure when Carter gets overwhelmed in public situations or at home.
$19,750.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Lachlan’s Smart Pup
Lachlan is a fun loving boy with an all or nothing personality but every day tasks are a struggle for him and we spend most of our days helping Lachlan cope with everyday tasks and sounds attempting to help him cope with his sensory meltdowns from the loud noises that life brings when out in our community and the sensory meltdowns and sheer frustration he experiences as a result of his inability to communicate his needs effectively .
$630.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Malachi’s Smart Pups
Malachi is a 7 year old boy who loves all things Star Wars, Pokémon and Dinosaurs Malachi was diagnosed with Autism at age 4 and severe life threatening Asthma. Life for Malachi has become full of appointments, Hospital and ICU admissions. This does not leave much quality time to spend as a family With his dad three younger sisters aged 6, 4 and 3 and myself.
Sammuel’s Smart Pup
Sammuel is 13 and diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, he is very smart, greatly loved by his family and has the most beautiful heart. He is the kindest boy you could ever meet. However, Sammuel has been impacted by his autism in many ways. He struggles with communication, anxiety and social situations.
$20.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Isaac’s Smart Pup
Isaac is a 10 year old boy, with a huge heart, he has so much love for his family & our cat Oscar. Isaac was diagnosed with Autism, ADHD, sensory processing disorder, intellectual impairment & separation anxiety disorder when he was just over 5 yrs old
$360.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal
Mitchel’s Smart Pup
Its hard living with Autism. Not just daily living is affected but having to cope on your own. The feeling of isolation is not just a feeling, it's reality.
Alexis’s Smart Pup
Alexis was diagnosed with Level 2 Autism Spectrum Disorder the same week as she turned 9 years old. When Alexis was 7 years old, she began withdrawing from people and finding school very hard to cope with.
$3,460.00 donated of $20,000.00 goal