Our Ambassadors

Lara Shannon

Meet Lara Shannon, a proud ambassador for Second Chance Animal Rescue Inc.

A certified dog trainer and behaviourist, Lara Shannon is the Executive Producer and Host of Pooches at Play on Channel 10 and editor of Poochesatplay.com.

As a passionate animal welfare advocate, Lara has been the spokesperson for organisations including the World Wide Fund for Nature, Planet Ark, Keep Australia Beautiful and she is also an ambassador for the Jetpets Companion Animal Rescue Awards.

Lara has been a regular on Australian TV screens and radio for over 20 years and in between her TV show and dog training commitments, Lara is still regularly featured in the media and can also be seen presenting on stage at pet expos, seminars and events throughout the year with her cheeky rescue dog ‘Dynamite Darcy’ by her side.

Lara’s debut book EAT, PLAY, LOVE your dog will be released in Australia 1 June 2020 and 1 August in the US and UK by Hardie Grant Publishing.