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It's scary for Charlotte

Charlotte’s tale

Every night when the thunder started, at any hour, Picane rushed out into Charlotte’s run to put on her thunder shirt and sat with her until she calmed down, however, she always managed to injure herself. We decided to see if she’d cope better in a home environment, after which I started to take her […]

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Want a career as a caregiver?

Career in animal Rescue

DOGTOWNSA: We are hiring. Have you always wanted to work with dogs ?  Then there is a current position available at DogtownSA for a caregiver that could be just for you. This is a very hands on physical job. Please send your cv’s to If you have applied before, please resend your cv. A […]

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Excessive Barking

Some dogs get extremely worked up when visitors ring the doorbell, or when dogs walk by the house. Some spaniels and terriers bark at the drop of a hat. And our good friend Larry Labrador will bark whenever a leaf falls from a tree three blocks away. Barking is as characteristically doggy as wagging a tail or burying a bone. It would be inane and inhumane to try to stop your dog from barking altogether: “You’ll never bark in this town again!” After all, some barking is extremely useful.

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Double Trouble

Double Trouble

The past couple of months, we’ve been training up a storm here at Dog Town SA for a special project we did with our dogs. This was a great opportunity for me to learn what the furies under my care were good at, and what they weren’t so great at. Knowing what they are good […]

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DogtownSA Wish List

DOGTOWN SOUTH AFRICA WISH LIST Materials & Items needed to complete the final Two Octagons at the NEW DOGTOWN SA MATERIALS PER OCTAGON – TWO REQUIRED 250 x 3m x 100/125 CCA POLES 112 X 2.7M X 75/100 CCA POLES 32 X 2400 X 1200 SGL GATES, PAINTED 23 X 2400 X 50 X 50 […]

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