founded August 2006
Share your much loved dog with others ... rewarding and satisfying
We ask for a minimum of 2 hours per month
Make new friends and have fun through our social activities as well as awareness and fundraising events
Receive "Roundup" the group's magazine and a complimentary CARING CANINES
Qualify for our Peg Otway Memorial Award, an intergroup Award for the Visiting Team of the Year -all nominations are put forward by our venues.
All members who have been with the group for 5 years or more (whether supporting or visiting) have their dedication and commitment recognised at a presentation of Service Awards usually during our Annual birthday celebrations
Caring Canines take their much loved dogs into schools, hospitals, hospices, residential and day care units, mental health units......anywhere a visit from a temperament tested, vaccinated and insured dog would be welcomed and beneficial to the residents/users
Give talks to local groups from cubs to Townswomens guilds
Present our "Be Dogwise" programme incorporating" Safety Around Dogs", "Responsible Dog Ownership" and our special programme for the under-fives, "Charlie`s Storybook", available to local schools, youth groups, etc
We also offer "Be Bookwise" with those special stars, our "Book Buddies" as part of our literacy initiative - available to local schools
Make one-off visits to various venues
SUPPORTING MEMBERS are always welcome and enjoy all our events, receive Roundup and have the opportunity to go on "buddy visits"....
their support and participation in all the group`s activities is invaluable
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