Our recommendations for everything “dog”.

Training and exercise is only ONE aspect of owning a dog. Over the years we’ve accumulated a network of professionals and businesses that share a similar perspective on what it takes to create a well-balanced dog. Whether it’s dog walking or water therapy, gear or grooming, these resources know how to help the four-legged (and sometimes two-legged!) members of your household.

Recommended Reading
These books are what we consider to be a great introduction to understanding your dog as a canine, the basics of dog behavior and being a great leader. They are a staple on our bookshelf and we hope they will be in your home, too. … coming soon…
Stores and Gear
Dogs need stuff. People need stuff. And these resources all stock some of the best stuff in town. For nutrition and health advice, to outfitting you and fido in all kinds of weather, these are the places we think have all the right stuff – for our climate, our activities, and for what we believe it takes to have a healthy dog.


403-245-0861 Email: website: 2719 – 14 Street SW Calgary, Alberta

Atomic Dog

403-984-3647 Email: website: Custom dog products can be ordered online at: 121, 4611 Bowness Road NW Calgary, Alberta

Dog Gone Healthy

403-455-2275 Email: website: 3105, 380 Canyon Meadows Drive SE Calgary, Alberta

Optimal Pets

website: Signal Hill 403-452-6738 428, 1919 Sirocco Dr SW Calgary, Alberta Britannia 403-802-6738 815 49 Ave SW Calgary, Alberta Varsity 403-263-3363 146, 4625 Varsity Dr NW Calgary, Alberta

Pet Planet – Mt. Royal

403-228-1712 website: 130-815 17 Ave SW Calgary, Alberta

Calgary Outdoor Centre

403-220-5038 Email: Web site: Faculty of Kinesiology, 2500 University Drive N.W. Calgary, Alberta
When it comes to having someone else care for your dog, consistency is the MOST important thing. Our walking and boarding resources ensure their staff is up to speed with clevercanines’ techniques so they understand and follow all the same rules you have for your dog.

403-238-9724 Email: Website:

Happy Tails Retreat

403-851-2050 Email: Website: 51061 Township Rd. 280 Cochrane, AB

Springfield Kennels

403-932-0037 Email: Website: 255150 Towers Trail Cochrane, AB

Assured Home and Pet Care

403-829-6894 Email: Website:
Choosing and developing a relationship with a veterinarian is one of the most important decisions you can make for the health and well-being of your dog. Our favourite vets offer a holistic approach to animal health. And, share the same perspective on nutrition and exercise.

Dr. Wanda Vockeroth

(403) 452-2060 Little Creek Vet Clinic Unit 3125, 150 Millrise Blvd SW Calgary, Alberta Certified in Veterinary Homeopathy and Naturopathic Solutions Email: Website: Little Creek Vet Clinic  

Dr. Kathleen Airth

403-901-9013 Paws Veterinary Services House Call Practice 123 Cambria Road Strathmore, Alberta Certified in Veterinary Homeopathy and Naturopathic Solutions ** Dr. Kathleen Airth comes to your home!

Canine Companion Clinic

(403) 265-8387 3409 20 St SW Calgary, AB



1 (888) 995-VETS (8387) 200-1716 16th Ave NW Calgary, AB ** Mobile Veterinary service!