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Chareli’s Angel

Chareli’s Angel

By Katie Wong Hoy This Maltese Cross Shih Tzu is Chareli’s Angel. Escaping the hustle and bustle in Melbourne’s CBD, Chareli Seet and her dog Wira enjoy a quiet afternoon at Flagstaff Gardens. Wira is a three-year-old Maltese Cross Shih Tzu that captured Chareli’s heart on the website Gumtree. “I just wanted a dog and

The ‘Russian Hippo’

By Sarah Price Flinders Street Station is full of people in a constant rush to go somewhere, however Lex and his four-month-old American Staffy puppy Behemoth blissfully walk along the station taking their time. Lex and Behemoth live in the city and are out exploring Melbourne every day.  They especially love meeting other dogs and

The puppy bunch

Amy Szuszkiewicz is a mother of two and considers her American Staffordshire terrier, Sookie another child. “My children are all roughly the same age as her so they’re growing up together. She’s my third baby,” she said. 15-month-old Sookie joined Amy’s young family when her eldest son saw her and exclaimed, “My Sookie!” Amy knew

Reasons to smile

By Chloe Strahan Michelle treats her two rescue dogs Kyha and Cody to several walks around the CBD each day. “I am very lucky to have them,” said owner Michelle, 42. The trio frequently visit Flagstaff Gardens for a stroll multiple times a day. “We have a small apartment so I take them for a

Doogle adds some magic

One can’t help but remember Toto, the Cairn terrier in The Wizard of Oz when you meet Doogle. This three-year old Cairn terrier loves his walks with his owner Wendy. “We walk an hour in the morning and then in the evening which is an absolute must for Doogle,” explains Wendy. This sturdy little Scottish

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