Responsible dog ownership begins with preparation and commitment but leads to a lifetime of rewards. In this comprehensive guide, we'll explore the essentials for dog ownership. You will build a loving bond of friendship and gain a faithful companion by providing your dog with the necessities they deserve and training to help them be a well-behaved member of your family.Read More
Seeking out a registered puppy, or a puppy "with papers," is common among prospective puppy owners. Puppy owners may want proof that a puppy is a breed it was advertised as, they may want their puppy’s Certificate of Registration, or simply wish to become a club member with their puppy and get the many benefits CKC offers. But how can buyers ensure their puppy is eligible for registration with CKC? What does it mean to be registered? We have broken down the most important considerations when looking for a CKC-registered puppy and how to ensure that the registration process goes smoothly!Read More
While breeding can be a rewarding experience, it must be approached with care and caution. Only trained, experienced, and responsible breeders should undertake this task. Failing to meet the proper criteria can harm the health of the breeding animals and their offspring. Ethical breeding practices should be followed to ensure the well-being of all involved. This article will discuss some of these practices and how they can benefit the health of breeding parents and their puppies.Read More
Our Canine Pregnancy Calendar will help you know what to expect when expecting a litter of puppies! For your peace of mind and the mother's health, find out what will happen and when!Read More
Have you ever heard the term “breed standard” and wondered what that meant?Read More
A breed standard is an essential tool that serves as a blueprint and outlines the ideal characteristics for each dog breed. We also cover how breed standards were created and why they are important.