Category: Meet the team

Angela Meehan – Director

Angela Meehan Zak was my 1st Dachshund and he lived with me for 15 1/2 years. I have had other breeds since Zak, however, have always had a soft spot for Dachshunds. I saw...

Ricky Grierson – Director (Legal)

Married to John Grierson with 4 children and 8 grandchildrenLives in Brisbane and fur-mum to 4 dachshunds, 4 of them rescues. Having been owned by a dachshund since 2005, although she believes her first...

Tony Brecht – Director

Hi, I’m Tony Brecht. I’m a recently retired Chemical Engineer after over 40 years of work. I started work in the then BHP Newcastle Steelworks in 1977, before moving to Brisbane in 1982.  Since...

Jessica McGourty – Secretary

I’ve been a dachshund mum for 18 years, a foster carer for D2DR about a year and have fostered 10 dachshunds so far. I am a mother to 2 young children 3 & 1...

Colleen O’Neill – Chairperson

In 2004 it was decided that our home needed a FURbaby to a make it complete. We had researched dog breeds and had made the decision that we wanted a Dachshund! We went to...