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Bull Terrier

Bull Terrier

The Bull Terrier originated in England in the 1800s and was bred for bull baiting and dog fighting. This distinctive-looking dog, which...


Standard Schnauzer

This hearty dog is the oldest of the Schnauzer breeds, hailing from as far back as 14th century Germany. A working dog, the Standard...

White Shepherd

German Shepherd Dogs with white coats started appearing in the late 1800s. These puppies were sought out by farmers and shepherds to...

American Bulldog

American Bulldog

When colonists came to North America in the 17th century, one of the dogs they brought with them was the Bulldog, commonly used for the...

Wire-Haired Vizsla

Wire-Haired Vizsla

A dog of Hungarian origin, the Wire-Haired Vizsla was developed through the early to mid-1900s by breeding the Vizsla and the German...



The Pumi gets its origins from the Puli, an ancient sheepherding breed brought to Hungary by the Magyars about a thousand years ago. During...



Records from 18th century Hungary describe a sheepdog with characteristics typical of a Mudi. Its similarity to other herding breeds such...

King Charles Spaniel

King Charles Spaniel (English Toy Spaniel)

The King Charles Spaniel has the benefit of a steady, sociable spaniel-type temperament in a compact size. Small dogs of the King Charles...

Jack Russell Terrier

Jack Russell Terrier

Terriers were a popular fox hunting breed in England during the 1800s. The Parson John “Jack” Russell developed a particular strain of...

Smooth Fox Terrier

Smooth Fox Terrier

One of the original English terriers, the Smooth Fox Terrier has been ferreting out small animals since the 1400s. When fox hunting became...

Smooth-Haired Dachshund

Standard Smooth Dachshund

Believed to be the original ancestor of the other Dachshund breeds, the Standard Smooth Dachshund hunted badger and fox from as early as...

Japanese Chin

Japanese Chin

Once a popular addition to Chinese and Japanese royal courts, the Japanese Chin is known for his enduring role as a lapdog, dating back as...



A hunting dog with Swedish roots (“drev” means “to hunt” in Swedish), the Drever is a descendant of the Westphalian Dachsbracke...

American Foxhound

American Foxhound

Englishman Robert Brooke sailed with his pack of hunting dogs to North America in 1650. A century later, the dogs were paired with a...

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Protecting Animals at Rio 2016 Olympics

International charity, World Animal Protection and the Organizing Committee for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games have announced a...

dog on the beach

Safety tips for the beach

Being able to take your dog the beach is a privilege. Good manners and attention to safety from both of you will ensure you’re always...

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OSPCA Underequipped Study Finds

Brock labour expert releases first study of OSPCA animal cruelty investigation work in Ontario. Enforcement officers with the Ontario...

Take your dog to work day

Take your dog to work day

In celebration of Take Your Dog To Work Day, here are seven tips to ensure a peaceful, productive day of humane and canine camaraderie. 1....


Dos and don’ts of doggie travel etiquette

Do you travel? Chances are, you’re planning to take your furry friend along with you. Whatever your destination, you’ll most likely...


Xylitol and your Dog

Xylitol is a class of sweetener known as sugar alcohol. It is found in a number of products we use every day, but did you know it could...

Yuppy Puppys Pet Salon

Belleville, ON (613) 779-6846 http://www.petgroomingbelleville.ca/

Yuppy Puppy Spa

Richmond Hill, ON (905) 508-1070 yuppypuppypetsalon@gmail.com

You Lucky Dog Grooming

Mississauga, ON (905) 625-5777 http://www.youluckydoggroomingsalon.ca/en/contact_us.html

Yellow Dog Grooming

Ancaster, ON (905) 628-8424 http://www.yellowdoggrooming.com/ youluckydog@rogers.com

Woofur Dog & Cat Services

Richmond Hill, ON (416) 238-7358 http://www.woofur.ca/ info@yellowdoggrooming.com

Woof! Pet Wellness Resort

Woodstock, ON (519) 421-7387 http://www.woofpetresort.com/ info@woofur.ca

Woof! Pet Resort

Woodstock, ON (519) 421-7387 http://www.woofpetresort.com/

Woof! Dog Daycare & Shop

Toronto, ON (647) 428-5388 http://www.woofto.ca/ info@woofpetresort.com

Woof N Stuff – On Golden Paws

Varna, ON (519) 233-3647 http://www.ongoldenpaws.com/ contact@woofto.ca

Woof & Shloof

York, ON (416) 619-9212 http://www.woofandshloof.com/ kelly@ongoldenpaws.com