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Here's our recommendations for where to go for more dog related information, helpful organisations, and useful dog services.

Dog regulations

Head to the ACT Government's website for detailed information about dog regulations in Canberra including maps illustrating off and on leash areas.

Dog training

The ACT Companion Dog Club is a terrific non-profit community organisation offering dog training classes at all levels plus lots of other fun activities.

The RSPCA Canberra offers basic obedience and socialisation classes and publishes a great book full of practical advice Turning your pet into your pal with 'life skills' pet dog training.

See our Dog Blog for more options.

Dog walkers

We can highly recommend Pups4Fun for professional, reliable and experienced dog walking, doggie daycare, holiday care and puppy training classes. See their happy clients on Facebook.

Dog meet-ups

Canberra Dog Walks organises guided group dog walks in different locations around Canberra through the 'meetup' platform. Go to the Canberra Dog Walks meetup page for info on upcoming walks.

See our blogs for info on other Canberra social dog walking groups and dog walking meeting places.

Dog friendly aged care

Pets & Positive Ageing is a committed Canberra-based volunteer community group providing free information and advice for older people about pet-friendly retirement villages and residential care options, as well as accessing pet support while living at home.

Dog photography

We can personally recommend two exceptional pet photographers.

  • Canberra-based dog photographer, Peter Hollmann (our home page shot is by Peter)
  • Sydney-based pet photographer, Ruth O'Leary (travels to Canberra)

General walking groups

Walkers without dogs can find comprehensive information about walking related organisations, activities and events in Canberra at the CANWalk portal . CANWalk is operated by the ACT division of the National Heart Foundation.

Dog regulations

Head to the ACT Government's website for detailed information about dog regulations in Canberra including maps illustrating off and on leash areas.

Dog training

The ACT Companion Dog Club is a terrific non-profit community organisation offering dog training classes at all levels plus lots of other fun activities.
The RSPCA Canberra offers basic obedience and socialisation classes and publishes a great book full of practical advice Turning your pet into your pal with 'life skills' pet dog training.

See our Dog Blog for more options.

Dog walkers

We can highly recommend Pups4Fun for professional, reliable and experienced dog walking, doggie daycare, holiday care and puppy training classes. See their happy clients on Facebook.

Dog meet-ups

Canberra Dog Walks organises guided group dog walks in different locations around Canberra through the 'meetup' platform. Go to the Canberra Dog Walks meetup page for info on upcoming walks.

See our blogs for info on other Canberra social dog walking groups and dog walking meeting places.

Dog friendly aged care

Pets & Positive Ageing is a committed Canberra-based volunteer community group providing free information and advice for older people about pet-friendly retirement villages and residential care options, as well as accessing pet support while living at home.

Dog photography

We can personally recommend two exceptional pet photographers.

  • Canberra-based dog photographer, Peter Hollmann (our home page shot is by Peter)
  • Sydney-based pet photographer, Ruth O'Leary (travels to Canberra)

General walking groups

Walkers without dogs can find comprehensive information about walking related organisations, activities and events in Canberra at the CANWalk portal. CANWalk is operated by the ACT division of the National Heart Foundation.