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Don’t Hug the Dog! And other things kids should know… BRAND NEW Dog safety program being offered at local schools.   DogtownSA, a local Rescue centre will be taking a break from teaching dogs their manners to teach something even more important for dog-owning families and kids everywhere. With the help of Dog Stars, a […]

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New Roomies at Dogtown

With some amazing adoptions happening the last few weeks, we have been left with many “single living dogs” who are social and really need to have a friend to play with during the day At Dogtown we continuously do assessments on our dogs and have social walks so that they can meet new dogs and […]

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Help – My dog snatches!

Dear Jennifer I need your help please. My mom has stopped giving me treats! That’s right, she just stopped! She says it’s because I don’t take them nicely and get over-excited and then nip when I take them. But that’s the only way I know how to take treats. Please can you help her so […]

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Adoptions in May 2018

Adoptions are the best part of what we do. Seeing our furkids who come from less than ideal situation go to forever homes where they are loved and cherished really is the highlight of it all These 6 beautiful furkids got to join their forever families in May 2018. If you want to adopt your […]

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Just another month at DogtownSA

Well I can’t start this months newsletter without a HUGE thank you to everyone that helped us out of the financial crisis we found ourselves in the end of last month. That was not a fun experience for any of us but it was a huge wake up call for us. The demand for us […]

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These Dogs Went Down In History As True Pioneers

As a dog owner, you know your four-legged friend will go through fire and brimstone to stay at your side. The unwavering loyalty of dogs led to that famous quote by Mark Twain “The more I learn about people, the more I like my dog,” and is what lies behind the unique relationship between people […]

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IMDT – Here I come!

IMDT – Here I come By James, Team leader I’m very very excited to have passed my first IMDT assignment! I work very to achieve my goals as a dog trainer . Dogtown gave me opportunity to do my IMDT course which I’m looking forward to complete. The course I’m doing now it very challenging […]

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And then there was one…

Not too long ago, Dogtown was emotionally blackmailed to come and collect two unwanted dogs, who was destined to be dropped off next to the road if we didn’t.   Receiving these type of threats are just another part of the job.   We collected the two dogs and the sight of them were tragic. If you […]

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All changed, we’re having a baby

All changed, we’re having a baby by Wilmi Kloppers Bringing your little human home will be a huge adjustment for each and everyone in the household and it is so easy to lose track of the pets.   Believe me, I know!  While juggling your new routine, it is extremely important to check in with your […]

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Meet The Team – Savannah

Getting to know Savannah Hi everyone. Allow me to introduce myself and tell you a little bit about what I do at Dogtown and how I got here. My name is Savannah-shae and I’m currently a caregiver here. I’ve been working at Dogtown since September 2016. Let me tell you, this is one of the […]

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