About Us

Formed in the year 2000 in Mareeba, North Queensland, the Association of Australian Assistance Dogs (NQ) Inc [ASDOGS(NQ) Inc] is an organisation dedicated to the training and promotion of accredited Assistance Dogs for people with disabilities.

ASDOGS(NQ) Inc. is a charitable organisation, established to train and provide Assistance Dogs to help people with disablities to achieve a greater independence.

Primary Goals

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  1. Select and train suitable dogs to required standard of Assistance Dogs and to meet the special needs of appropriate recipients.
  2. Actively promote the concept of trained Assistance Dogs for people with disabilities.
  3. Promote general awareness and support for the Assistance Dogs program among relevant private and public organisations and the broader community.
  4. Raise funds to finance the development and expansion of the ASDOGS(NQ) Inc program.