This DVD, in Yolŋu Matha with English subtitles, explores caring for dogs in community, from both health and cultural perspectives. Winner of the ATOM award for Best Indigenous Resource 2008.
Yolŋu Matha (Yolngu Matha) with English subtitles
This DVD focuses on dogs in communities, discussing issues of overpopulation and disease, and also the benefits of dog ownership with reference to traditional knowledge and practices. The aim of this video is to re-enforce the bond people have with their dogs, seeing them as members of their family to be looked after and cared for.
The resource will be of benefit for programs focussed on environmental health and caring for dogs.
Winner of the ATOM award for Best Indigenous Resource 2008.