Dogs for Good supports dementia befriending volunteers in a new pilot

November 10, 2022

“Over the last few months, Dogs for Good has collaborated with Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service (a partnership between the NHS and Alzheimer’s Society) to bring animal-assisted interventions (AAI) to the Bristol area in order to support people living with dementia by providing visits which are tailored to support people working… Read More

Dogs for Good appoints Ed Bracher as new Chief Executive 

November 8, 2022

After a career spanning 25 years at Dogs for Good, Peter Gorbing is retiring and handing over the lead to Ed Bracher, formerly Chief Executive at Riding for the Disabled Association.  Ed has spent the last four weeks with Peter learning about and familiarising himself with the charity and officially… Read More

Statement on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

September 8, 2022

We are deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Our thoughts are with the Royal Family as we come together as a nation to remember her and the incredible contribution she has made to public life. As a mark of respect, we will… Read More

Meet Helen, our volunteer Breeding Stock Holder

October 15, 2021

Helen, volunteer ‘Breeding Stock Holder’ with golden retriever, Edna   Our volunteers carry out so many different roles and are, without doubt, the beating heart of our organisation. They’re out in all weathers helping us to raise vital funds, opening their homes and hearts to our puppies and dogs, talking to community groups about the work we do, driving things and dogs from one place to another… the… Read More