International Guide Dog Day: Campaign urges the public to respect guide dogs' role

By Lisa Wachsmuth
Updated April 28 2016 - 9:45am, first published April 27 2016 - 5:00pm
On duty: Fire & Rescue NSW senior firefighter Dan Favelle, dog handler Tony Sarkis with guide dog Neptune and NSW Ambulance Illawarra duty operations manager Norm Rees. Picture: Adam McLean
On duty: Fire & Rescue NSW senior firefighter Dan Favelle, dog handler Tony Sarkis with guide dog Neptune and NSW Ambulance Illawarra duty operations manager Norm Rees. Picture: Adam McLean

Tony Sarkis was just a kid when a plastic toy from a show bag swung up and struck him in the eye and took his vision.

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