It’s the perfect time of year to pick up a new puppy.
And with so many new breeds arriving in Canada, it’s a good time to find out which ones are the best.
Here are the top dog breeds to consider this season.
What to expect this year: Pups are at home in about two months at the Canadian Kennel Club.
We know puppies can be expensive, so we have a few things to consider before you decide which one to buy.
Here’s what you need to know: • The KennelClub.ca/BestDogBreeds.ca: Our guide to the best dog breeds available for sale in Canada.
The Kennels Club has more than 30 years of experience in breed identification and information.
• The Breeders’ Registry of Canada: Find out the best breeds for you and your family.
This registry is open to all dogs in Canada and is updated daily.
“The KennelDogGuide.com”: The definitive resource for canine health information.
It’s updated daily and features more than 25,000 dog photos.
• Canine Health Canada: The national database for health and medical advice about dogs.
The database includes dog breeders, breed clubs, veterinarians and breed clubs’ newsletters, and veterinarians’ newsletters.
• Canadian Veterinary Association of Canada.
“Canine Health Watch”: The newsletter of the Canadian Veterinary Associations Association of North America.
• Canada Health and Social Services Agency.
“Dog Health Watch”: A daily newsletter with health and veterinary care tips.
It is published every Friday.
• CAA’s canine health page: This site contains information about dogs, including vaccinations, veterinary care, vaccinations and general dog health information, along with resources for people and organizations.
• PetHealthCanada.ca, the Official Pet Health Guide: The official site for all dog health and pet health related services in Canada including spay/neuter, health certificates, rabies and more.
• Paws for Life: The website of the Humane Society of Canada and the Canadian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
• Pets Alive: Pet owners who want to keep their dogs safe, healthy and happy can download the Pet Alive app for free.
• DogSaving.ca’s Canine Safe Kids app: This app is designed to provide educational material and advice on canine health and safety to all ages.
It offers information on how to keep your dog safe, how to get a dog for your pet and the resources you need.
• Rabies Canada.ca (formerly known as the Canadian Council on Rabies): The leading online source for information about rabies, a disease that causes painful, painful and often deadly inflammation of the brain, spinal cord, muscle and bone.
Rabies can be transmitted from a dog to humans through contaminated droppings or through direct contact with infected saliva.
Rabied dogs may also be contagious to other dogs, cats and birds.
• National Pet Health Alliance.
“Safe Dogs for Everyone: The world’s leading website on canine vaccination and care.
It provides information on rabies prevention, rabia, rabistatosis, canine immunizations, rabids, vaccinations, dog bites, and more.”
• Rabobank.ca for dogs and cats: This online pet registry has more info about dogs and cat health than any other.
The registry offers a variety of resources and information, including a detailed list of breeders and breeders’ clubs and a comprehensive directory of breed-specific breed-related information.
The website also offers the most comprehensive and up-to-date information on health, vaccination, treatment and spay and neuter clinics.
• PuppySafe.ca and Canadian Kennels Clubs.
Puppy Safe: A free online puppy registry for parents, guardians and children.
It has a comprehensive database of over 2 million registered puppies and over 1 million kittens.
• Veterinary News: The web’s leading online veterinary news source for news and information on veterinary health, veterinary medicine, veterinary research, pet health and more from more than 40 leading veterinary journals.
• Veterinarians.ca.: The largest dog-centric website in Canada with thousands of veterinarians, breeders associations, organizations and researchers on the web.
• We Are All Pups: We are All Pumps: A dog-specific Facebook group for parents and breed owners.
The group encourages people to get involved in the debate on dogs and puppies, and is an active forum for all breeders.
• A Breed Safe Companion: A puppy rescue and puppy education website.
This site focuses on the needs and challenges of dogs in a caring environment.
• K9.ca is a community-based website with a focus on the health, well-being and well-functioning of dogs.
• All-in-One Guide to Keeping Your Dog Safe: K9 is a trusted source of information about dog care and the prevention and control of dog bites and related health problems.