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Friendly dogs call Flagstaff Gardens home

Friendly dogs call Flagstaff Gardens home

By Meg Hill Astor and Spencer hit the jackpot when they befriended Flagstaff Gardens gardener and resident John.  The two dogs get to lounge around in the sun while John works in the picturesque CBD park that surrounds his home. John, who lives in a cosy caretaker’s house, has owned seven-year-old shitzu/poodle Astor since “he

Friendship ambassador in Flagstaff Garden – the girl Gir

By Melissa Chung Gir, an eight-year-old Malti-Pug from Footscray, has been spending a great deal of quality time with flatmate Zoe. English-born Zoe has been living with Gir for more than a year. Since Zoe is soon returning to England, she decided to quit her job and spend more time with Gir. “We love to

CBD’s favourite office pet 

By Nadia Dimattina  Take-your-dog-to-work-day is part of everyday lifestyle for city goer and pet owner, Paul Clayton. Abbey, a nine-year-old Shiba Inu may not live in the city but gets to experience city life by commuting to the CBD each day. Abbey’s companion, Paul takes her to work where she gets a lot of attention

Dog off-leash parks needed in the CBD 

By Sunny Liu CBD’s dog owners are still waiting for a dog off-leash area for their four-legged friends while Flagstaff Gardens remain an on-leash only park. There are currently no off-leash dog parks in the CBD area and the closest free-roaming park is the Clayton Reserve in North Melbourne. The City of Melbourne (CoM) is

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