“The best parts of my job are seeing the SMILES on the child’s face, hearing a child TALK for the first time, watching children make FRIENDS with their dog by their side. Just watching the relationship between
DOG and CHILD develop.”
~ Katie Hunter, Founder & Director of DKD
DKD was founded by Katie Hunter, a qualified guide dog trainer who has over ten years experience in the animal industry including vet nursing, animal care and dog training (pets, obedience, agility, companion dogs, autism assistance dogs and guide dogs).
Katie has trained multiple autism dogs and their clients, she has also trained and placed many pets as therapy dogs and co-ordinated puppy programs for guide dog schools in Australia.