South Australia - Assistance animals

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SA Government accredited organisations

Dog and Cat Management Board

In South Australia assistance dogs can only be accredited under the Dog and Cat Management Act 1995, by either the Dog and Cat Management Board or the following prescribed accreditation bodies:

Royal Society for the Blind

Guide Dogs Australia

Lions Hearing Dogs

Assistance Dogs Australia

Righteous Pups Australia

Vision Australia

Australian Veterinary Behaviour Services

Integra Service Dogs Australia

Visit the Dog and Cat Management Board for more information

Other organisations for training and support

AWARE Dogs Australia

AWARE Dogs Australia is a not-for-profit registered charity that you may be able to access an assistance dog if you are distressed, ill or disabled. Find out more about AWARE Dogs Australia

mindDog

mindDog is a not-for-profit registered charity that offers a type of assistance dog called a psychiatric assistance dog, which you may be able to access if you have a mental health condition. Find out more about mindDog’s psychiatric assistance dogs