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:

Australian Silky Terrier

The Australian Silky Terrier was not only developed by the Australian pioneers as a companion dog, they also prized their joy of life, independent thinking and outstanding terrier qualities. ~ Pat & Tanya Scales

Also in this edition:

  • 25 & 50 year members
  • RNSWCC Election Results
  • Blue Mountains Dog Training Club Obedience & Rally Trial - Coverage of the 4 July event.
  • Book Reviews
  • Feature: 6 Ways to stop your dog eating cat poop
  • Feature: Here's what Scotland's dogs looked like 4,500 years ago
  • Feature: How did dogs get to be dogs?
  • Feature: How to introduce a new family member to your dog
  • Feature: How well do dogs see at night?
  • Feature: How did dogs get to be dogs?
  • Feature: Overview of recent ANKC recognised FCI breeds: Yakutian Laika, Karelian Bear Dog, Cirneco Dell'Etna and Tornjak
  • News
    Dogs sniff out COVID-19 in humans
    COVID-19: Pets & Face masks
  • Summary of ANKC LTD Annual General meeting & Board Meeting held in QLD - 19 & 20 October 2019
    Summary of ANKC LTD Special Board Meeting held in Victoria - 8 & 9 February 2020
  • From the Chairman
  • Editor's report
  • Win an Amino Dog Behaviour & Activity Monitor' - 5 to win!
  • Puppy Competition
  • Breeders Directory
  • Classifieds


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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 October edition is the Bloodhound. Other breed features for 2020, commencing November are: Tibetan Mastiff and Finnish Lapphund. 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.