General Dog

Find answers to common and uncommon questions about raising a dog. At the Professor’ s House we cover everything from grooming and health to training a puppy or older dog.

5 Unexpected Costs of Owning a Dog

David Beart
The average cost of buying and owning a puppy for 12 months is around $2,600, according to a 2018 report by Variable factors, such as the breed and size...

Turning a Dog in to a Shelter

Turning a dog into a shelter should be the last resort of any responsible pet owner. When you decided to purchase or adopt a dog, you made a commitment to...

Owning a Show Dog – Getting a Purebred Dog

The first dog show was held in 1859 in Newcastle-upon-Tune, England as a way to judge whether breeding stock were a within the breed standard and also so breeders could...

Calgary – A Responsible Pet Ownership Community

Vision: To be recognized as world leaders in animal control, bylaw development and compliance. Mission: To encourage a safe, healthy, vibrant community for people and pets through the development, education,...