Building Young Lives

Underdog addresses social and emotional needs of youths and children using non-invasive animal-assisted activities, like dog training.

Helping Shelter Dogs

The training that Underdog shelter dogs receive reduces kennel stress, prepares them for their new homes and accelerates their adoption.

Growing a Humane Community

We instil humane education in youths and their community, promoting responsible animal care and non-violent communities.

Anya Hollands – our new Lead Facilitator

We’re hugely excited to welcome Anya Hollands on board with The Underdog Project team as our new Lead Facilitator. Anya started as a volunteer at The Underdog Project, where her passion and love for animals grew even more. Before Anya became a volunteer, she was a regular visitor to Hout Bay and DARG, and seeing […]