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The scoop on Earth’s best friend

The scoop on Earth’s best friend

Saturday 20th July 2013, 6:00am

The following has been edited from the original article by David Wilson. The full article can be accessed on The Saturday Age (Date: Jul 20, 2013; Section: My Career; Page: 1)

In light of spiralling carbon dioxide levels swelled by our 200­ year binge on foss...

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Easy as ABC

Easy as ABC

Saturday 6th April 2013, 1:00pm

Before Easter, Poo Power! received some more media attention in a story about our work on the ABC 7pm News and later in the evening on The Business. It was a great feature as it provided the ‘big picture’ together with the Clean Energy Council and our n...

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Blast Off!

Blast Off!

Saturday 1st December 2012, 11:00pm

The events of the last month have been quite hectic - notably the last week - and I’ve neglected to keep the website updated. If you want to know more, remember that I post quite regularly on Facebook and Twitter for project updates and other interesting dog...

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Spring has sprung!

Spring has sprung!

Wednesday 19th September 2012, 10:20am

It’s been a while since updates and I know it’s been long overdue but let me fill you in on Poo Power!’s progress.

My national tour of ABC radio made a stop in Rockhampton QLD, and then Canberra ACT. I had the pleasure of talking to the Capricornicans on Reb...

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Second Wave

Second Wave

Thursday 9th August 2012, 3:49pm

Diesel is a good-looking ambassador for Poo Power! but his inability to talk (and lack of opposable thumbs) limits what he can do to help out.  So, it falls to me - the "hoomin" - to pick up the slack.

So after June's media whirlwind I was able to focus on s...

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Let's run with this!

Let's run with this!

Sunday 8th July 2012, 12:00am

Diesel is an energetic boy. When we’re out for walks he’s not happy unless the lead is fully extended, as you saw in the Leader Newspaper photos, and that's how I'm feeling with the project pulling me along enthusiastically.

These photos are available on NewsP...

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I’m ready for my close up

I’m ready for my close up

Wednesday 27th June 2012, 6:05pm

Monday was a big day for me.  Not only was it an unexpected media whirlwind but I had an appointment with my orthopaedic surgeon, the esteemed Professor Peter Choong, for my 24 month review.  As a cancer survivor there is a big focus on these milestones and...

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Turn up the radio!

Turn up the radio!

Wednesday 27th June 2012, 5:00pm

When I got up on Monday morning around 8am I found I had 10 missed calls, 3 SMSs and an email.  How did I sleep though my phone?!  (My ring tone is Moby’s Extreme Ways)

Well it was 3AW and 774 ABC Melbourne calling wanting a morning interview for their breakfa...

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Diesel powered!

Diesel powered!

Wednesday 27th June 2012, 12:00am

Have you seen news this week?  It was pretty hard to miss...

Two weeks ago after sending out my media releases, I heard back from Paula Maud from the Leader Community Newspapers who loved the story and decided to pick it up.  (I apologise in advance for any u...

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Diesel

Diesel is an inspiration. Plus he makes some of the poo. Diesel is proof that one pooch can make a difference.

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