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Meet the beagles!

Meet the beagles!

This episode of Dogs with Jobs features a lively pack of working beagles.

Kennel huntsman Danny Allen describes the daily working lives of his characterful charges to Kate Fairweather. Recorded at the Alresford Show 2022.

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Meet E.T. the military assistance dog

Meet E.T. the military assistance dog

This month, Kate Fairweather stays very local, visiting Ramsdean to meet E.T., a talented young labrador retriever with big paw prints to fill. He’s the third in a line of exceptional assistance dogs owned by Allen Parton, disabled ex-Royal Navy Chief Petty Officer and the founder of Hounds for Heroes, the assistance dog charity. 

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Local care home has received their certification of accreditation as a Veteran friendly care home

Local care home has received their certification of accreditation as a Veteran friendly care home

Chatterwood Nursing Home met all the standards, after four months of collecting evidence to receive their accreditation. 

Being one of only a few homes in the south now to hold this accreditation, they are proud to have worked alongside Ronnie, one of their veteran residents.

Julie Butler speaks to  Ali and Carla, ,and of course Ronnie, Chatterwood veterans champions.

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Talking Books – May 2024

Talking Books – May 2024

This month, in addition to Suzie and Tim reviewing what is current or what they have been reading, there are two interviews. One is with renowned illustrator Angela Harding and the other with local author Steve Shepherd who’s third book has just been published.

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