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    Author: DJR - 26 April 2012. Updated 2018.
    Source: Refuge
    Tribute to our Army Dogs. Click though to read the amazing stories of our brave Australian army dogs, some of who came from our refuge, the story of Sharne from the refuge who received the Defence Canine Operational Medal in 2017, and the story of Sarbi, the Purple Cross recipient.


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We always have something coming up to help with fundraising or to promote animal ownership education, and it is often a business or community group holding a fundraiser for us.

  • SCARS at Sunshine Plaza for Christmas

    Date and Time: 9am - 5pm, Friday the 23- Saturday the 24th November
    Location: Sunshine Plaza
    Cost: no cost

    Christmas at Sunshine Plaza. SCARS volunteers will be at the shops with all of our goodies Friday the 23rd - Saturday the 24th November. Pop by and say hello and hear about our cats and dogs, volunteering, donating - even buy some of our special SCARS merchandise - 2019 Calendars available now!! Fabulous Xmas raffles also on display. We have some gorgeous new shirts as well! Great Stocking fillers:)


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