Local News

  • Please take a look at this short film about Gemma and Champ - two of our ‘alternative career’ dogs who have gone over to Merseyside Police as sniffer dogs. Both dogs were identified as having a high drive and therefore unsuitable for guide dog work. Our trainers did some tests on them and thought that they might be suitable for police work. The Liverpool team have a fantastic relationship with Merseyside Police Dog Section, so we then asked our friends over there to come and take a look at the dogs. 
    Both Gemma and Champ have now qualified as rummage dogs and we are delighted to see them looking so happy in their new roles. 
  • Since qualifying with her first guide dog at the age of 44, life has never been the same for Lynn Marsden from Liverpool. Read more about Lynn and her guide dog Nicki.
  • Lifelong Liverpool Football Club fan, Lee Hodgson from Haydock is leading the way in a very personal tribute to one of his Liverpool heroes, Bill Shankly. Read more about Lee's fundraising mission.
  • Staff at Aintree University Hospital recently learned what it was like to walk with guide dogs at a training session. Read more about the Hospital staffs' experience.