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Sponsor

A Smart Pup

Smart Pups is dedicated to helping make the lives of Australian families with special needs children a little easier by providing them with a trained and accredited Assistance Dog. We raise and train carefully selected Golden Retriever and Labrador puppies to meet the specific needs of its special needs child.

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Foster

Would you like to become a foster?

We are always looking for loving foster families to adopt a Smart Pup for the duration of its training. Foster Carers will care for a puppy from when it is eight to 10 weeks old until they enter the final stages of training at around 12 months of age.

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Volunteer

Fund-raise for Smart Pups at your local community event

We continue to be blown away by the generosity of community groups and schools that help us raise much-needed funds for our Smart Pups training. If you’d like to get involved and help keep our organisation running, we’d love to hear from you.

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Donate

Every dollar helps

Smart Pups is a registered not-for-profit charity and relies on donations and fund raising in order to continue the work of raising and training Assistance Dogs for special needs children. It costs $25,000 for every dog that is placed with a child.

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