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Adele and Lisa Rancan

The Rancan Sisters, Adele and Lisa Rancan (twins) have been leaders in the health and fitness industry from the very beginning, introducing Australia to aerobics. They are highly qualified in the field of health, they are business owners, role models and mentors. During their days on Channel 10’s Good Morning Australia, viewers would rise and […]

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Dr Kate Adams

Dr Kate Adams is the co-owner of Bondi Vet Hospital and is one of the new Bondi Vets set to appear on Channel 9 in 2019. Having graduated from Murdoch University in Perth, Dr Kate has worked all over Australia with animals big and small but now calls Bondi home. She lives in Sydney’s east […]

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Dr Harry Cooper

Born and raised in Sydney, Dr Harry Cooper graduated with second class honours from Sydney University’s Faculty of Veterinary Science in December 1965 aged 21. He practised for several years in Sydney and the UK before his burgeoning media career became a full-time commitment. Dr Harry first started his media career on breakfast television as […]

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Dave Graham

Dave Graham knows dogs. He’s bred, raised, trained, coached and loved tens of thousands of dogs throughout Australia and around the world. From National Champion, Indian Street Dogs, Wild Dingoes, International (Performing) Stars to the best little work mates to keep a stockman company; this fun loving larrikin has worked with a huge variety of […]

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Rose Horton

Rosalie (‘Rose’) Horton is a highly qualified and experienced animal advocate with a passion for canine behaviour and rehabilitation. She has worked in many areas of the animal industry; as a qualified animal scientist, zoo keeper, behaviourist, veterinary nurse, and animal trainer. She teaches animal behaviour at TAFENSW and hands on workshops in Canine Behaviour. […]

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Dr Jo Righetti

Dr Jo Righetti is a PhD animal behaviourist, helping people understand pets and the human-animal relationship. Jo loves pets and lives with many! Jo consults through vet clinics, also with local government, commercial companies, universities and not-for-profit organisations. Dr Jo is host of the popular Talking Lifestyle radio segment, Talking Pets, and loves to talk […]

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Andrew Morley

A star of the small screen in Australia, first on Home & Away then to Neighbours, Andrew is a man of many talents and passions. Andrew, 27, is also an entrepreneur, raised on a farm in country Victoria and has always been very involved with the community, volunteering now for 12 years as a Fire […]

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Dr Katrina, Kelly Gill & The Wonderdogs

Popular television vet, Dr Katrina Warren has teamed up with professional trainer, Kelly Gill and the Wonderdogs; a team of impeccably trained chocolate Border Collies. The Wonderdogs are seasoned performers and have appeared with Katrina on the Today Show, Morning Show, Funniest Home Videos, Saturday Disney and Talk to the Animals. They have also starred […]

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Dr Kimberley Chainey

Dr. Kim graduated with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science from James Cook University in 2012. After graduation she worked in mixed animal practice on the picturesque Atherton Tablelands for two years before completing a rotating small animal internship at Veterinary Specialist Services in Brisbane. Since then, she has worked in small animal practices on the […]

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Dr Carla Paszkowski

Prior to starting at Pet Circle in late 2016, Carla worked as a small animal veterinarian in general practices across south east Queensland. While she enjoyed all facets of general practice including surgery, Carla always held a special interest for pocket pets and feline medicine. She now resides in Sydney, and loves working in an […]

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Matteo Charles

Born and raised in Sydney Australia, Matteo is a self-taught artist who found refuge in all things creative from a very young age.  Matteo constantly felt different from the norm, and art, in some form or another, was always present in his life.  Art delivered comfort to the young, quiet and curious being. From the […]

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Dr Lisa Chimes

Lisa graduated from Sydney University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science with first class honours and moved to Melbourne to complete her internship in veterinary emergency and critical care at Melbourne Animal Accident and Emergency. Lisa moved back to Sydney in 2008, where she commenced work at Sydney’s Small Animal Specialist Hospital (SASH), […]

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Steve Austin

Steve Austin has been a leading and charismatic figure in the professional canine industry for over two decades. Steve has recently earned a highly recognised certification through the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT), joining over 2000 certificants worldwide. Steve earned his unique world recognition by passing an exam and now earns the title […]

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Dr Jacqui Ley

Dr Jacqui Ley is a Registered Specialist in Veterinary Behavioural Medicine – that is she is a veterinarian who works with animals who have mental health disorders. She sees behaviour cases on a referral basis at the Melbourne Veterinary Specialist Centre and works as a consultant, helping councils, government, companies and courts understand how animals […]

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Andrew Morley

A star of the small screen in Australia, first on Home & Away, now Neighbours, Andrew is a man of many talents and passions. Andrew, 27, is also an entrepreneur, raised on a farm in country Victoria and has always been very involved with the community, volunteering now for 12 years as a Fire Fighter. […]

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Ryan Anderson

Ryan Anderson, aka The Aussie Dog Guy, has always had a strong affiliation with animals especially horses and dogs. Ryan started out on a mission to get a photograph with every single dog breed in the world and through that he has turned his passion into a profession. He currently work for the RSPCA South […]

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Tanya Arnold

Tanya Arnold is the ‘Pupcake Queen’ creating nourishing and doggylicious Pupcakes to celebrate the divine dogs in our lives. In 2011, Tanya combined her love for dogs, cake decorating and nutrition to create finely decorated cakes to celebrate every special occasion in our dogs lives including their Birthday, Easter, Graduation, Christmas and even if they […]

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Lauren Vickers

Lauren is an Australian born, professional model with over 16 years experience in the modelling industry. She is also a motorcycle rider, animal lover, avid cook and TV Presenter. Lauren has been an Ambassador for AWDRI through rescue, social media promotion and events since January 2015.

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Carey Edwards

Before AWDRI Carey was a qualified carpenter & registered builder. Amongst other skills picked up along the journey of life, enabling him to design and implement the functions of AWDRI, include computer programming, project & disaster management in both the finance and building sectors, sports administration (having also founded a basketball club) as well as […]

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Kelly Gill

Kelly Gill is a renowned dog trainer, border collie breeder and veterinary nurse who is based in the Hunter Valley. Her own dogs have won numerous Obedience & Agility titles including two Obedience championship titles and regularly appear in stage, TV and film productions.

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