Archive for August, 2012


Barking Dogs

Why Dogs Bark and How to Stop Excessive Dog Barking By Jenna Stregowski, RVT, About.com Guide   Dogs will be dogs, and most dogs will bark, whine and howl at times – it’s only natural. Dogs vocalize to communicate with humans and to express themselves. Sometimes we want our dogs to bark in order to […]

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Winter Roadworx

Big gold star to the Roadworx group who braved the elements at Moulipoint this morning. Thanks Eva and Michelle!

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Agility Beginner’s Course

The next new 10 week agility beginner’s group will be starting on 13 October. Assessments will take place on 6 October  at 2pm. Your dog must be over 1 year old Your dog must be in good health, fit and not overweight Your dog must be enthusiastic to work with you Your dog must be food or […]

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10 Tips for Choosing the Right Breeder

To make sure you are getting the best puppy possible, you need to start with a great breeder. The best breeder is not always the breeder with the best show results. Many top breeders keep dozens of dogs in runs – not the best way to guarantee friendly, well socialised puppies. The good breeder should: Breed one […]

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Get Running with your dog

  This morning was a perfect morning for a run near Kirstenbosch. The  Arum Lillies, Watsonia and Snowdrops are out. The view was a lost on Asics and Siam but they loved the mud!!! Dogs make the best running partners! They are always in the mood for a run, never oversleep, are never grumpy and as […]

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Sponsor a Guide Dog – we just did!

  Have you ever wondered what it costs to train one guide dog and then train a blind person to use that dog? Do you know how long it takes to produce that guide dog? How much do you think the blind person pays towards the costs? The answers to the three points above are […]

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Avon Justine iThemba Cape Town Walkathon 4 November

The Avon Justine iThemba Walkathon 2012 takes place on 4 November starting at Green Point common. There will be a  5km dog walk to enter for friendly dogs. Bring your dog along on a fun walk for a good cause – the crusade against breast cancer. Dog registration forms will be available at the registration area on the […]

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Petfriendly Travel Club

  Join the Petfriendly Travel Club now and get immediate access to fantastic discounts, special offers and freebies from various participating businesses and services. With 2 packages to choose from, you and your best friend can enjoy the benefits of Travel Club Membership! Petfriendly Travel Club Member Benefits Discounts and/or special offers at all our […]

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Club News

We are looking for a volunteer to help out in our club house on Saturday afternoons. If  you are down at the field while a family member is in a class, you might like to lend a hand. Mail me on info@capeprovincedogclub.co.za if you are able to help out. I just found a local site […]

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Zoe Wins Novice Obedience

Yolande’s Tevuren  Zoe came first in Novice Obedience with 95% at the Cape Town Kennel Club Show on Sunday. She also got Best of Breed in the graduate class in Herding and 4th in the Herding Group.  Well done Yolande and Zoe!  

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FCI Breed Show 16/17 October

2012 FCI INTERNATIONAL C.A.C.I.B SHOW (Fédération Cynlogique Internationale (FCI))   CAPE TOWN, Republic of South Africa “held under license of breede rivier vallei kennel club”  GENERAL INFORMATION: DATE:                                       TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY 16TH & 17th  OCTOBER 2012. (JUDGING COMMENCES 09h00 each day)   VENUE:                                    CAPE HANDLERS DOG CLUB, THEO MARAIS PARK, KOEBERG RD, MILNERTON, CAPE TOWN […]

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