We rely on our special team of volunteers, sponsors, foster carers and donors. You can get involved too!

Become a SmartPup Supporter

You will change lives by helping people with special needs live confidently and independently.

By becoming a SmartPup Supporter, your tax-deductible gift will give these pups the best possible start on their journey towards becoming Smart Pup.

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Receive photos of your sponsored Smart Pup, stay up-to-date with our puppy blog, and receive a sponsorship pack full of fun goodies!



Would you like to foster a puppy?

We’re always looking for loving foster families to adopt a Smart Pup and care for it during training, from 8-10 weeks old until the final stages of training at around 12 months of age.

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Raise funds at your local community event

If you or your school, club or community group would like to get involved and help keep our organisation running, we’d love to hear from you.



Every dollar helps

As a registered not-for-profit charity, we rely on donations and fundraising to cover the $50,000 cost of raising and training each Assistance Dog for a child with special needs

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Our Sponsors

Smart Pups is extremely grateful to have the support of many wonderful people and organisations…who believe in our challenge of breaking down barriers to create safer communities for young people with special needs and their families.

This compassionate backing makes it possible for Smart Pups to continue to train amazing Medical & Seizure Alert and Autism & Mobility Assistance dogs.

To help us acknowledge the generosity of our partners and supporters we encourage people to support their business in return.

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