Scruffer Lovers Inc.

Our Pawesome Sponsors

Everything we do is thanks to our wonderful sponsors and partners



We couldn’t do what we do without the support of each of our amazing sponsors. From trainers, to pet supplies, to retreats and vets, each of our sponsors provides ongoing support to us and our rescue dogs, saving lives.

Canine Connect

Canine Connect fights fear with fun and creates confidence with cool.

At Canine Connect we believe that if you and your dog aren’t having fun then training just isn’t gonna stick. That’s why we go above and beyond to find new and interesting ways to tackle the often boring topic of dog training.

Unleash Adventures

Welcome to the home of Unleash Adventures! We are all about taking the dogs of Adelaide on exciting adventures to socialise and explore. 

An Unleash Adventure is no ordinary dog walk. We take small groups of dogs on big adventures. We will collect your dog from your home or workplace and take them on adventures with other happy hounds to frolic and play. Then, we drop them home tired and satisfied after a day of games and stimulating activities.

Paws Adventure Daycare

Paws Adventure is here to help you and your dog. 

To us, pets are our family and it is important to help them live the best life possible. We offer fun sessions outdoors, adventuring around Adelaide. Meeting new people, dogs and being in different environments. 

Creating relationships with our Adventure Pups means the world to us, we are proud of their achievements and love them as our own family.

Pawly Understood

Pawly Understood is a veterinary consulting service offering help to people with pets that suffer behaviour problems. 

At Pawly Understood, we diagnose and treat pets with behaviour disorders using scientific, up-to-date, evidence-based and ethical approaches.

Hedgegrove Pet Retreat

Hedgegrove Boarding Pet Retreat started boarding animals in 1985 so pet owners could go on holidays and leave their cats and dogs somewhere safe and comfortable until they returned.

Holdfast Bay Dog Training

– Puppy Pre-School
– Good Manners Course
– Dog Sports
– In Home Consultations
– Doggy Day Care

All training is provided at our facility, Brighton Oval Complex, Hove South Australia.

Murray Bridge Boarding Kennels, Cattery and Grooming

Murray Bridge Boarding Kennels is proudly owned and operated by Ian Harland and Gregg Barr.

Gregg and Ian are committed to providing their clientele with service excellence including tailored packages to suit individual pet requirements.

Please call or email us to discuss your pet’s needs.

Black Forest Family Vet

We like to be a part of your local family veterinarian. We are committed to provide the best quality veterinary services in comfortable and home clinic environment. We offer a comprehensive veterinary services and Pet health care options at affordable prices.

Our clinic is fully equipped standard examination services with a vet and veterinary nurse in attendance, we provide complete diagnostic and surgical suites, and a full veterinary pharmacy.

Blakes Crossing Vet

The practice was founded by Doctors Trevor Baker and Louise Bower who together have more than 50 years of combined Veterinary experience.

Our purpose built facility was established in 2011 and has now expanded to provide a wide range of services in multiple areas including hospitalisation, breeding, surgery and behaviour.

Pet Universe Animal Hospital

Here at Pet Universe our motto is “healthcare from your pet’s point of view”.. We strive every day to be truly pet-friendly and to create a special environment for pets and their owners.

From our 20-minute consultations, to our routine and advanced medical and surgical care,including acupuncture; regenerative medicine; behavioural counselling; our in-house laboratory; endoscopy; digital x-ray; puppy classes; cat and dog grooming; pet food and accessory…and now our state-of-the art Adelaide Canine Rehabilitation Centre at Pet Universe Northgate.

Complete Vet Care

– Puppy Pre-School
– Good Manners Course
– Dog Sports
– In Home Consultations
– Doggy Day Care

All training is provid

Adelaide Hills Mobile Vet

Less stress for your pet and ultra convenient for you. Dr Jess will come to your home for general practice medical consultations. Unlike a busy vet hospital, your consultation is 30 – 45 minutes (not 15!) giving her plenty of time to understand your animal and its’ medical needs.

SavourLife Dog Food and Adopt-a-Dog

SavourLife® is a family-owned, Australian company inspired by a love for dogs and a desire to make a difference. We make natural, Australian-made food and treats for dogs and donate 50% of our profits to pet rescue organisations; helping them save and re-home abandoned dogs.

We’ve now supported the re-homing of over 32,700 rescue dogs!

You can find us at leading pet specialty stores, click FIND A STORE to find your local store, or hit SHOP NOW to shop on-line!


Our regular donors have provided much needed funds or supplies to help us care for our dogs. Thank you for your generosity, donors!

Faithful Hound Coffee Company

Faithful Hound Coffee Co. is an Adelaide based coffee roaster, focused on producing exceptional tasting coffees through our small batch roasting and carefully selected coffee beans. We are also proud to be supporting Australian animal rescue shelters such as, Scruffer Lovers, through the sale of our coffee.

By donating 10% of our profits to Australian animal rescue shelters, we want to help other animals like Shadow find a their forever home.

Petbarn Norwood and Petbarn Seaford

At Petbarn, we believe that life is better with pets.We understand the feeling you get when your dog greets you at the door or the warmth of your cat curled up on your lap. At Petbarn we know the unconditional love that pets bring to our everyday lives.

So, we’ve dedicated ourselves to serving pet passionate people and their pets. For us, it’s more about the joy of watching your fish, than it is cleaning the tank! We provide our customers with products; services and advice that they need to become great pet parents. It’s what has made Petbarn Australia’s leading pet supply retailer.

Urban Pet Food

Our quality of products is today what we call “ultra premium pet food”:
– Low processed food : slow cooked, gentle air dried, short line of production and frozen products are our selection of process to keep the integrity of the nutrients in the product.
– Selection of local ingredients from human food grade sourcing. It doesn’t get any better than that!
– All natural as we add no preservatives but instead we preserve our dry food with natural antioxidants.
– All products are produced locally.
– We deliver AUSTRALIA wide.

Animal Rescue Collective

The ARC’s mission is to save animals by supporting rescue. We do this by providing an “at scale” support program helping rescuers, peak bodies and aligned industry partners to get help where it is needed. We have built national capacity for supporting the broad rescue ecosystem. whether it is food, medical, advice or logistics.


We’re a 100% Australian, family-owned and operated business, built on humble beginnings in regional Victoria.

PETstock was born in 2002, 11 years after the Young family took ownership of Ballarat Produce in 1991. Brothers David and Shane built the business on family values and a passion for pets; the ingredients of the PETstock DNA.

Raw Fed Riley

Creating balanced raw food for pets since 2015. Located at 3/4 Roberts Rd Hackham West we stock a large range of Australian dehydrated meat treats, raw bones, supplements and of course our famous Riley Raw!