Archive for September, 2012


Bilton Dog Walk

Congratulations to Animal Rescue on a well organised day. Bilton was the perfect venue as always, Cape Town weather played along and the public supported the event. Big thanks to Diane, Joy, Magaret, Jim, William, Dean, Lynda, Liz, Michelle and Rynette for a super demo.    

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Monty, the Queen’s corgis who starred at the Olympics, has died

One of the canine stars of Queen Elizabeth II’s James Bond sketch in the Olympic opening ceremony has died. Buckingham Palace told the Associated Press Sunday that Monty, one of the queen’s corgis, has died. It would not specify what Monty died from or how old the dog was. Monty was one of three corgis […]

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September is Oral Health Month

September is Oral Health Month – Hills has issued this press release: Brush up on your pet’s oral health September, national Oral Health Month, is a good time to brush up on oral care for the whole family, including the four-legged members of the pack. It seems that ‘doggy breath’ is no joke; it can […]

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October Courses

Bookings for our October courses are filling up fast. Make sure you don’t miss out on a place. All bookings close at the end of September.  Please note that only bookings accompanied by payment are confirmed.     Book now for: Beginners’ Obedience Intermediate Obedience Advanced Obedience Total Recall Beginners’ Agility Good Citizen Bronze   […]

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Hijack Victim Reunited With Dogs

Johannesburg – A Durban woman whose bakkie was hijacked this week has been reunited with her two Labradors, who were in the vehicle at the time.Bridget Shelley, 60, of Alverstone was pulled out of her vehicle by three men at an intersection, and was unable to retrieve her dogs before the criminals drove off, Beeld […]

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Dog walks 500 miles to reunite with owner

Hollywood doesn’t always get it right, but the story of Mark Wessells and his 3-year-old black Labrador Retriever Bucky is a real life version of the classic filmHomeward Bound. Wessells always knew that he had a strong connection with Bucky. “Dogs are loyal and he’s just really smart,” Wessells told WPDE Carolina Live of Bucky. “He knows, I can […]

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