Assistance dog is life-changing for Bundaberg teen Summer Farrelly
For Bundaberg teenager Summer Farrelly, the simple act of walking into a shop to buy milk can be overwhelming and exhausting.
The 13-year-old lives with autism and can feel overwhelmed when she is out of her comfort zone — but her new four-legged friend is changing her life.
Onyx, a two-year-old black labrador, helps Summer stay calm and grounded when she is struggling.
“Onyx, to start off with, is a mirror,” Summer said.