Detailed Information

PADS-Personal Assistance Dog Solutions is a reputable business based in the picturesque town of Mudgee, NSW, serving the entire Mid Western Region. Originally established to cater to the assistance dog industry, PADS has expanded its services to include comprehensive training, assessments, private consults, behavior modification, and consultancy for individuals and government agencies alike. With over 12 years of experience, Adele, the founder, identified a need for specialized dog training programs and behavioral solutions, leading to the evolution of PADS into a one-stop shop for all assistance dog needs.

  • Training Programs: PADS offers 5 and 6-week dog training programs for dogs aged 14 weeks and above, as well as specialized scent detection programs and behavior modification sessions.
  • Assessments: The business conducts various assessments, including behavioral assessments, Greenhound assessments, therapy dog assessments, and NSW Transport-approved assessments for assistance and therapy dogs.
  • Certifications: PADS is an independent trainer and assessor for assistance and therapy dogs, ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal legislation. Adele holds a myriad of qualifications, including a Diploma in Animal Assisted Therapy and certifications in companion animal services and medical alert dog training.

Committed to excellence and professionalism, PADS is fully insured, holds necessary certifications such as Working With Children’s Check and Police Check, and is an approved trainer for NSW Transport permits. Adele’s extensive expertise is further demonstrated through her participation in various educational seminars and conferences, showcasing a dedication to continuous learning and improvement in the field of animal behavior and welfare. With a track record of supplying dogs to reputable organizations like Guide Dogs and Dogs for Kids with Disabilities, PADS-Personal Assistance Dog Solutions stands as a trusted partner for all assistance dog needs in the region.