Links

Here are a few links to doggy sites.  Please note that with the exception of Dogs NSW and the Poodle Club of NSW, we do not have any affiliation with any of the sites listed below, and cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information.

Dogs NSW

http://www.dogsnsw.org.au/

Poodle club of NSW

http://www.poodleclubnsw.com/

Australian poodle clubs

http://www.poodlesinaustralia.com/clubs.html

Excellent USA based poodle information site - heaps of useful information about poodles here

http://www.allpoodleinfo.com/

Information about DNA testing

http://www.animalnetwork.com.au/

Genetics of coat colours in poodles

dogenes.com

Good reasons why parents should get their kid a dog

https://www.maternityglow.com/dogs-kids-benefits/

https://www.directline.com/pet-cover/pets-for-kids

A new puppy checklist - how to prepare for the arrival of your new puppy

https://www.pawlicy.com/new-puppy-checklist/

We hope it never happens, but when it does here are some first aid tips

https://fluentwoof.com/first-aid-for-dogs/

Every parent with children and a dog should read this.  How to keep your children and your dog safe.

https://www.thedogclinic.com/kids-and-dogs

Information, plus an on line estimator on how much your puppy is likely to cost.  USA based, but Australian costs are about the same.

http://www.thesimpledollar.com/pet-cost-calculator/

A pet ownership guide

https://couponfollow.com/research/pet-owner-guide

Pet ownership costs

http://www.thesimpledollar.com/pet-cost-calculator/

https://lendedu.com/blog/dog-and-cat-owners-and-their-willingness-to-treat-their-pets/

https://job-prices.co.uk/cost-keep-dog/

https://www.fiscaltiger.com/cost-of-owning-a-dog/

Your dog can actually save you some money

https://yourdogadvisor.com/how-your-dog-saves-you-money/

Pet insurance information.  USA based, but contains useful information to check your policy.

https://www.consumersadvocate.org/pet-insurance

How to successfully rent with your pet

https://turbo.intuit.com/blog/relationships/tips-for-pet-owners-how-to-get-deposit-back-4331

Moving with pets

https://blog.hireahelper.com/moving-with-pets/

Safety tips for travelling with pets

https://theclunkerjunker.com/blog/pet-travel-safety-tips/

Make your home accessible for a senior dog

https://www.petlisted.com/senior-dog-home-accessibility-guide/

How to get dog pee out of your matress (Thankfully poodles don't normally have this problem)

https://www.mattressadvisor.com/dog-pee-in-mattress/

Smart technology and pets

Smart Technology Toolkit for Pet Health & Wellness | Verizon

Dog care resources - lots of links here

Dog Care Resources (wirefence.co.uk)

How a pet can help with addiction treatment

https://addictionresource.com/pets-and-substance-abuse-prevention/

https://www.drugrehab.com/treatment/types-of-therapy/animal-assisted/

How dogs can help treat mental disorders

https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/mental-health/related/how-dogs-help-treat-mental-disorders/

Dog resource guide on a budget - lots of interesting links

http://bebusinessed.com/resource-guides/dog-guide/

Everything you ever want to know about dog harnesses and collars

https://www.fordogtrainers.com/blog/full-harness-guide/

How to avoid loneliness

https://www.policygenius.com/blog/signs-dog-cat-pet-lonely/

Dog body language

http://www.pawsacrossamerica.com/interpret.html

Doggy dental care

https://www.emergencydentistsusa.com/pet-dental-care/

http://dentalassociatesnova.com/guide-to-dental-health-for-your-pets/

Dog food for sensitive stomachs.  USA based but there is useful information there.

https://yourdogadvisor.com/best-dog-food-for-sensitive-stomachs/

Dangers of smoking around pets

https://vapingdaily.com/support/healthy-pets/

Effect of air polution on pets

https://breazy.com/blogs/education/effects-of-air-pollution-on-pets

Mould poisoning in dogs

https://puremaintenancenebraska.com/mold-poisoning-in-dogs/

Preparing for a rescue pet.

https://www.redfin.com/blog/bringing-home-a-rescue-pet-tips

How to train your rescue dog

https://www.petlisted.com/how-to-train-your-rescue-dog/

How to pet proof your home

http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/pet-proofing-home-yard/#.V9NeieQkrIU

https://www.angieslist.com/articles/bringing-home-your-new-pet-how-pet-proof-your-home.htm  Lots of extra links here

Information on dog food.  USA site with USA brands of dog food, so the brands don't apply to Australia, but still lots of interesting infomation

https://yourdogadvisor.com/best-dog-food-brands/

https://www.consumeraffairs.com/pets/pet-food/#

Pet nutrition

https://www.homeoanimal.com/blogs/blog-pet-health/the-ultimate-pet-nutrition-guide-finding-the-best-food-for-your-pet

Dog food allergies

https://yourdogadvisor.com/best-dog-food-for-allergies/

Lots more useful information about dogs

https://porch.com/resource/whos-better-pet-parent

http://herepup.com/

http://www.puppywire.com

https://www.frugalforless.com/affordable-pet-care/  How to save money on pets

https://appliedpsychologydegree.usc.edu/the-psychology-of-dogs/  Dog psychology

https://appliedpsychologydegree.usc.edu/the-psychology-of-dogs/  Ideas on exercise and how to stimulate your dog's mind

https://bumpreveal.com/resources/dogs-for-kids/  Dogs for kids.  Lots of infomation and more links here.

https://pethelpful.com/dogs/Dog-upset-stomach-home-remedy  How to treat an upset stomach

http://www.pethealthnetwork.com/news-blogs/a-pets-life/five-great-ways-challenge-your-dogs-mind Keeping your dog's mind active is important.  A bored dog can lead to behaviour problems.

Dog Breeds A-Z (buyrope.co.uk)  Extensive list of dog breeds

Pet safety - USA or UK based and covers all pets, not just dogs

http://www.expertise.com/home-and-garden/pet-safety-guide

https://usinsuranceagents.com/car-safety-pets

http://safestars.org/pet-safety-review/

https://homesage.co.uk/keeping-pets-safe-in-the-home/

https://www.yourstoragefinder.com/storing-chemicals-and-allergens-safely-for-your-pets

https://www.bigrentz.com/how-to-guides/pet-safety-around-construction-equipment

Pet safety around the home - lots of good information and links here

https://householdquotes.co.uk/keeping-pets-safe/

http://lahomes.com/pet-safe-home-tips/

https://www.perfume.com/article-essential-oil-safety-with-pets

Disaster planning for pets (ignore the bit about Rabies if you are in Australia)

http://www.homeadviceguide.com/disaster-preparedness-for-pets

https://www.ready.gov/animals

A guide to keeping your pet safe during a natural disaster

https://survivaldan.com/how-to-ensure-the-safety-of-your-pet-in-an-evacuation-situation/

Pet care in apartments.  USA based, but contains useful information

http://www.highrises.com/pet-care-in-condos-and-apartments.php

Pet blogs

http://www.petsho.com/

Play. Bark. Run. - Dog Blog, Articles, Grooming, Health, Nutrition

https://www.healthydogtreats.com.au/blog

More useful information on pets from a pet lover

https://petloverguy.com/

Poodles don't shed hair, so there is no need to remove pet hair, but if you have a cat or another breed of dog -

http://www.smartvacuums.co.uk/guide-removing-pet-hair-from-your-home/

Some veterinary advice, specializing in Shih Tzu, but much is applicable to poodles as well

http://shihtzuexpert.com/

 

 

Some online stores for doggy accessories

  Australian based online pet accessories store

      http://www.petsonthepark.com.au/

      https://shop.petsnacks.com.au/

      https://www.healthydogtreats.com.au

   

 Others

  Up-to-date Dog Training Equipment For Medium And Large Dog Breeds

     Professional Dog Muzzles, Dog Collars, Dog Harnesses, Leashes - all dog training equipment you need for your beloved pet

  K9 Equipment E-shop

     Select first-class quality Muzzles, Harnesses, Collars, Toys, Bite Suits etc. for police dogs

  Schutzhund Dog Training Store

     Variety of premium quality Harnesses, Bite Suits, Sleeves, Muzzles, Collars etc. for professional Schutzhund training.

  Durable Leashes For Any Dog Breed

      Looking for certain type of leash?  Choose the best leather, nylon or chain leashes for any type of activities!

  Premium Quality and Refined Style Dog Harnesses

   Wide assortment of professional quality harnesses for pooling, tracking, training and decorating your dog.

  Easy Walking Dog Harnesses

   Provide your pet with best quality natural leather or water-proof nylon dog harness for walking, training and tracking sessions.

  Super Stylish Spiked Dog Collars

   Choose the most outstanding decorated with spikes leather or nylon dog collar. Walk your furry friend in style!

  Medium dog harnesses of safe, original quality materials -

  Nylon dog harnesses for walking, leather dog harnesses for training, tracking and pulling.

 

Other Toy Poodle breeders

https://www.dogzonline.com.au/breeds/breeders/poodle-toy.asp

 

Not a dog site, but Peter's mandolin and guitar  page

http://petercoombe.com/