Calgary Off Leash Areas Assembled through the magic of Google Maps, Dogs YYC has curated an interactive map of all of Calgary's 150 … Find an Off Leash Area!
Dogs YYC is really only a couple weeks old and the response from Calgary (and abroad, TBH) has been great!Our business directory is picking up bit by bit and we have been taking signups for Dogs YYC membership. Dogs YYC T-shirts have begun to roll out already, too! So what out for our lovable mascot, the Info Puppy!And there's new stuff! Doggy BirthdaysWe've just added a new feature you can see from the front page here: Doggy Birthdays!We know you love to spoil your puppy any … [Read more...]
We all have our ways of responding to our dogs' different behaviours. Growling is no different. There seem to be various different schools of thought when it comes to growling. Maybe your dog is sore. Many older dogs develop arthritis and they may use this trusted vocalization to indicate "Hey, that hurts me."Perhaps your dog is on edge. Dozor, our 7-year-old Labrador Rottweiler cross, took a lot of coaching after we adopted him to bring up his confidence. He still is very nervous of things … [Read more...]
Another chapter in Mental Floss' super fun dog breed series, let's welcome the unusual, yet charming, Weimaraner to the stage. Hailing from the Weimar Republic in the 19th century, this breed was incredibly exclusive among German nobles. Today, they stand out in a crowd with their grey coats and varied eye colour.Brush up on your Weimaraner facts by following the link below! Learn more about the dignified breed. Source: 11 Noble Facts About Weimaraners | Mental Floss … [Read more...]
We're working hard still putting new and fun features onto Dogs YYC. We want to make the dog lover community even tighter in Calgary.We just set up the ability for our members to create their own groups!From your profile, there is a menu available. It may be further down the page if you're on your phone, but that's okay. Click "Groups" and then "Create Group". From there, follow the prompts and you're on your way!You have the ability, in step 3, to create a forum for your group too. … [Read more...]
Hello friends!We would like to welcome our newest listed business from the Dogs YYC Doggy Directory.The Canine Fitness Centre is a full service doggy rehabilitation and physio clinic. They work with sporting dogs, older dogs, dogs recovering from surgery, and any dog that "just wants to move better". They are quite centrally located at 4515 Manhattan Road Southeast.Check out The Canine Rehabilitation Centre's Featured listing!Visit Listing! … [Read more...]
In an effort to help us get new listings and lost and found postings to Calgary a lot quicker, Dogs YYC has come bounding onto the Twitter-verse.Initially, we weren't sure that Twitter and the Dogs YYC Info Puppy would play well together, but we found something for both of them to work on. Getting information to dog parents quickly.This was why a full fledged website for Dogs YYC was much more practical than just a Facebook page or Twitter account. We wanted to be able to inform Calgary dog … [Read more...]
Earlier today I was notified that three Calgary pooches somehow got loose and were running amok around MacLeod Trail and Shawville Blvd. in the city's South West. Following the conversation on a concerned Calgarian's Facebook post, it wasn't long until - dreadfully - someone reported that a dog had been seen struck by a car on or near MacLeod Trail in the same area and was not responsive.It is so imperative with so many people in Calgary that we band together now. This is why Dogs YYC is … [Read more...]