Resources & Links


  • OSPCA The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is the organizations whose operations include protecting and providing shelter to animals in danger in the province of Ontario.
  • Canandian Kennel Club (CKC) Canadian source on dog breeds, purebred puppies, dog competitions and events, kennel club show dogs, dog ownership, training and registration.
  • Humane Society of Durham Region A non-profit organization that provides compassionate care for abused, abandoned, and neglected animals in our community while they await their new beginning in life. They operate a no-kill shelter and provide care until a new home is found regardless of the time it takes. The shelter and does not receive any formal government assistance. They rely solely on the contributions of others in order to provide care and a home for the animals.
  • Pet Finder An online, searchable database of animals who need homes. It is also a directory of nearly 14,000 animal shelters and adoption organizations.
  • Team Chelsea A non profit organization that provides help for lost pets and animals covering Durham Region.
  • T.E.A.M. Dog Rescue A non profit organization that provides help for lost pets and animals covering the GTA area.

Pet Food and Nutrition

  • The Dog Food Advisor – A public service website designed to help you make a more informed decision when buying dog food and advise on any recalls.
  • Pet Food An organization which gives up to date information on recalls from food to tear stain remover for pets.

Training & Resources

  • Good Doggy Obedience, training and consultations in Bowmanville, Ontario. 905-442-5580
  • Cesar Millian He is widely known for his television series Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan, broadcast in more than eighty countries worldwide from 2004 to 2012. Many books, videos, resources and information available.