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Happy Dog Mom’s Day from DogWatch!

Posted on May 11, 2019

On this special day, the Dogs of DogWatch want to celebrate a special breed of moms. Presenting five reasons why we love all the dedicated, diligent & delightful Dog Moms out there!

Easter Safety Tips for Pet Parents

Posted on April 18, 2019

Easter is almost here! Before you put up your pastel decorations, hunt for eggs or dive into your Easter baskets, check out our list of tips to keep your pets safe during the spring holiday fun. The Easter Bunny and all his furry friends will thank you! (more…)


Dog-Friendly Major League Baseball Games for the 2019 Season

Posted on March 28, 2019

The 2019 Baseball season is officially underway! Did you know more and more MLB teams are inviting fans to bring their dogs to the ballpark for selected games? Find out if your favorite team hosting a “Bark in the Park” event this season by checking out our list below. Don’t miss out, share with your friends, and let’s play ball!  (more…)


The Top 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds in Canada in 2018

Posted on March 27, 2019

The Canadian Kennel Club recently released their annual survey of the most popular dog breeds in Canada in 2018.  No surprise, the Labrador Retriever held on to its number one ranking as the most popular dog breed in the country. The beloved Lab, also very popular in the United States, has held the top spot on CKC’s list for over two decades.

The big news this year is the debut of the Portuguese Water Dog, which cracked the top 10 for the first time. This smart, fun-loving working dog continues to grow in popularity in Canada. Fans include Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who brought home Kenzie, a Portuguese Water Dog puppy, in 2016.

Check out the entire top 10 below. Did your dog’s breed make this year’s list?  (more…)


The Top 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds in America in 2018

Posted on March 20, 2019

Today, the American Kennel Club announced the results of their annual survey of the most popular dog breeds in America, and once again, the Labrador Retriever took the top spot. For 28 years in a row, the Lab has been #1 on the list, which is determined by the AKC based on the number of registrations received. In fact, the top eight breeds are all the same as last year.

The only change from the 2017 list is in the last two spots. Last year’s #9 breed, the Yorkshire Terrier, dropped to #10. Meanwhile, the German Shorthaired Pointer rose from #10 in 2017 to #9 in 2018. That’s the highest rank the GSP has ever achieved since its AKC debut in 1930!  (more…)


Happy National Napping Day from the DogWatch Office Dogs!

Posted on March 11, 2019

Happy National Napping Day from the canine napping experts at DogWatch HQ! Enjoy this fun video starring our DogWatch Office Dogs doing what they do best – snoozing!

Our “cast” includes Yeti the Australian Shepherd puppy, Brodie the Dachshund, Lucy 1 the Bichon Frise, Lucy 2 the Pug/Miniature Pinscher mix, Shiloh the Cockapoo, Nellie the Australian Shepherd and Labrador Retrievers Biz and Josie.

To see more videos of the DogWatch Office Dogs, check out our YouTube playlist!