Happy Tails

  • Miriam (formerly Odette)

    Miriam (formerly Odette)

    I used to think people that obsessed about dogs were the strangest people. Then we got Miriam…

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  • Osmund Weiger

    Osmund Weiger

    Oz is turning into a bit of a success story as he has continued to make great progress. He’s so happy we are both working from home, and it has definitely resulted in a change in his behaviour and general demeanour. We have absolutely no regrets about taking him on…

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  • Pansy Wazowski

    Pansy Wazowski

    Pansy is the most beautiful dog, from the moment she joined our family her personality flourished and this kind, sweet and confident came out and it was like her previous life never happened. She is in love with her sister and brother. Enjoys sun baking, cuddles in bed, car rides and is a huge mummy’s girl…

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  • Ethan


    The day Ethan joined our family in 2007 he was a very nervous and anxious boy. He had been in foster care for months after coming from Mildura Pound was suddenly thrust into a new home with a new family. He didn’t leave my side all afternoon…

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  • Puppus Uchello

    Puppus Uchello

    Puppus is a dream! He has been so relaxed from the minute he got in my car. He’s eating well and slept well. This morning when he came out to the kitchen he kept at me with his tail wagging like a windscreen wiper…

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  • Sparrow and Storm

    Sparrow and Storm

    Wow, I have just realised it is 3 years since I adopted this gorgeous pair; how quickly time has gone and how much they have added to my life…

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  • Gideon Zolly

    Gideon Zolly

    Gideon has settled in really well and is such a great addition to our family, we don't know what we did without him. It was a slow start (it was about a week before he ventured out of his room!) but then he met our original cat O'Malley, and gradually grew to trust us all…

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  • Vanya aka Parker

    Vanya aka Parker

    Parker is doing very well. He is the most beautiful little soul. We had our 6 year gotcha day last week…

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  • Luna


    Luna is doing really well, and we absolutely adore her. She has the most beautiful spirit, knows exactly what she wants, and always lets us know if she wants more cuddles…

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  • Tarragon aka Bomb

    Tarragon aka Bomb

    We instantly called him Bomb because he answered to it and he was a power pack of energy anyway. Initially he was happy to be wrapped up and loved like a baby, never leaving our side…

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  • Louie Olayinka

    Louie Olayinka

    Louie Olayinka has settled in really well with our family and our other pets. He loves being with the family and going on his daily walk…

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  • Honey Balfour

    Honey Balfour

    She has Spotty our 10 year old tenter field terrier and Pip our new rescue cat as friends and company and our three teenage daughters who adore her…

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  • Tilly Quintana

    Tilly Quintana

    Tilly has turned 19 now and all is going well with her. She enjoys her food and enjoys sleeping on the end of our bed…

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  • Murphy (formerly Davie)

    Murphy (formerly Davie)

    He has been a great companion for our other jack russell, Rosie, he loves his daily walks…

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  • Sable Wintergreen

    Sable Wintergreen

    It has been nearly 4 years since I saw the urgent request for a foster carer for little Sable Wintergreen. (rescued from Melton Pound by VicDRG). My two adolescent sons were sceptical about me ‘fostering’ another dog, given I was already a once failed foster carer…

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  • Illy


    We changed his name to Illy when we got him as we though it suited him better. Illy is quite simply the best dog I could ever ask for. He works with me and helps me train and desensitise nervous, anxious, excited and reactive dogs. He helps with classes and is a calming influence on all dogs that meet him…

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  • Soul


    Soul is now called Ziggy - he has already easily picked up his new name and is very happy. We have named him after David Bowie (I am a very big fan!). We also think it suits his personality and his new life :) …

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  • Pumpernickel


    Pumpernickel has now been renamed as Pippi. She loves the garden and will always show off if we are out there with her…

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  • Willow


    Willow came to us with some anxiety and fears which led to her not being great with other dogs. She progressed with her carer but needed a peaceful home with people who understood her…

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  • Billy Smith

    Billy Smith

    Billy is settling in to our home really well. Loves being an indoor dog, loves his daily walks and has a new found family of 3 other dogs to play with…

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Read the stories of our rescue dogs and cats that have landed on their paws and are now living in their forever homes. Read what happiness they have brought  to people of all walks of life. It's these happy endings  that  make up for all the heartache and hard work.