Our Stories

Mia the Companion Dog: Bringing Joy and Calm

Mia the Companion Dog: Bringing Joy and Calm

When the family lost their beloved Labrador, Daisy, they were left with a void that seemed impossible to fill. Enter Mia, a charming and energetic Companion Dog who has since transformed their lives in ways they never imagined. From providing comfort during difficult...

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An exciting new partnership

An exciting new partnership

An exciting new partnership between Mobility Dogs and the Northern Region Corrections Dog Section. At Mobility Dogs, we believe in the power of collaboration and the strength that comes from working together towards a common goal. That is why we are thrilled to...

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Community Support Transforms Training Space

Community Support Transforms Training Space

Thanks to the generous community support of National Mini Storage, Mobility Dogs has been able to make significant upgrades to our training space, creating an accessible and inspiring environment for both our canine companions and the people they assist. With the help...

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Milo: A dog with a very important job

Milo: A dog with a very important job

Introducing Milo, a remarkable Labrador x Golden Retriever, who will be celebrating his second birthday in May. Milo's upcoming placement as a Therapy Dog in Waikowhai Intermediate School in Auckland is an exciting milestone as he is the first-ever Therapy Dog from...

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The life-changing loyalty of Jackson, my Mobility Dog

The life-changing loyalty of Jackson, my Mobility Dog

Jackson, a Labrador Retriever cross, trained by Mobility Dogs, entered my life about 6 years ago. We have become a unique team of handler and dog, the trust, love and commitment between us continues to grow, and we often anticipate each other’s moves and need.

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Holly: The Canine Court Companion

Holly: The Canine Court Companion

In the heart of Auckland's Waitakere Courts, a unique presence named Holly, along with her handler Karen, is making a meaningful difference. Holly is not your usual courthouse employee; she's a Mobility Dog on a mission, providing comfort and support in a typically...

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Unleashing Potential: Being a Mobility Dogs Puppy Raiser

Unleashing Potential: Being a Mobility Dogs Puppy Raiser

It’s been almost 3 years since we welcomed our first Mobility Dog puppy Avery into our lives.  It was such an exciting day, yet in some ways also a bit daunting because we knew we had a huge responsibility.  Making sure we’d nurture, train and guide this tiny wee pup...

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Dedicated Young Volunteers Making a Difference

Dedicated Young Volunteers Making a Difference

Mobility Dogs is incredibly fortunate to have some wonderful volunteers. Recently we received this great letter from some students at Rototuna High about their experience of doing some fundraising for Mobility Dogs. It is really wonderful to have such dedicated young...

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