DOGS NSW Magazine

DOGS NSW Magazine is the official magazine published by DOGS NSW on all matters canine. Produced monthly for our members it features all the latest dog news, events and in-depth articles covering canine health, behaviour, nutrition, well being and breeding.

Latest Edition

Spotlight Feature:

Basset Fauve de Bretagne

“The Basset Fauve de Bretagne is almost a “wash-and-wear” dog, with a coarse, wiry coat that repels dirt and resists matting. Because of this breed’s intelligence, mental stimulation is as important as physical exercise.” - American Kennel club.

Also in this edition:

  • 25 & 50 year members
  • Book Reviews + Giveaway
  • Breeders Directory
  • Coverage of DOGS NSW State Obedience Titles
  • Editor's report
  • Feature: Canine First Aid - Choking - Joanne Bibby reports
  • From the Chairman
  • News
    * NSW Court delivers landmark ruling for Pet owners in units.
    * The Dobermann Club of NSW's Breed Information Day.
  • Puppy Competition
  • Vale: Alan Candlish - written by Ernie Sparham
  • Vet Chat Feature: Understanding Legg Calve Perthe's Disease
  • Win a year's worth 'Reusable Face Masks' Competition!


To View Past  Magazine Issues

* To view past magazine issues click on the latest digital version above, then click on the three horizontal lines (top right hand corner), then choose ISSUES. Alternatively you can also choose the search button for a breed or a particular issue.


In order to subscribe to DOGS NSW magazine you will need to become a financial member of DOGS NSW. Please contact the DOGS NSW office for further information or see the attached membership application.

Click here to become a member, or call 02 9834 3022 to arrange a member application to be posted.


Advertise in DOGS NSW magazine, the state’s award-winning publication on purebred dogs. To find out more, please contact Kerry Christofi on 02 9834 0217 at DOGS NSW for a Media Kit and to discuss advertising options.

Find out more about advertising here.

Upcoming Breed Features

The next breed feature appearing in the February 2021 edition is the Chesapeake Bay Retriever. To view upcoming breed features for 2021 please click here.


We are always on the look out for new contributors to DOGS NSW magazine.

If you’ve got a story to tell about your life with dogs, particular area of canine expertise or would like to write a letter to the Editor, please contact Kerry Christofi on or 02 9834 0217.