Basil and Henrietta in the Barossa Valley

Meet Basil: The Quirky ‘Small’ 46kg Bernese Mountain Dog

Step into the world of Basil, the ‘small’ 46kg Bernese Mountain Dog who has stolen hearts with her endearing quirks and unwavering charm. In this interview, we delve into the delightful journey of how Basil found her forever home amidst the tumult of the COVID-19 pandemic, igniting a blossoming partnership in the form of “Cider & Basil” Pet Providore.

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First Aid for dogs

The Essential Guide to First Aid for Dogs: Keeping Your Canine Safe on Adventures

Adventuring with your furry friend is an exhilarating experience, but just like humans, dogs can encounter mishaps and injuries along the way. Whether you’re hiking …

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Why Dogs are so cute

Unravelling the Science Behind Why Dogs Are So Cute

Dogs, often referred to as “man’s best friend,” hold a special place in our hearts. For many of us, they’re not just pets; they’re beloved …

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5 reasons why having a dog heals you

The Healing Power of Having a Dog: 5 Reasons Why

In a world that sometimes feels chaotic and overwhelming, there exists a healing power source of unconditional love, boundless joy, and unwavering companionship – our beloved pet dogs.

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Jemima Robinson and her Blue Heeler Luna

The Top Dog Film Festival Origin Story With Founder Jemima

Find out the inspiring and heartwarming story of how the beloved Top Dog Film Festival started in this exclusive interview with festival founder, Jemima Robinson.

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Teach your Dog How to Surf in these simple steps

5 Steps on ‘How to Teach Your Dog to Surf’

If you’ve ever dreamed of hitting the waves with your furry friend by your side, teaching your dog to surf can be an exciting and rewarding experience. Not only is it a fun way to bond with your pet, but it also provides excellent exercise and mental stimulation for both of you. So grab your surfboard and your pup, and let’s get into the exhilarating world of dog surfing.

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DOGUE: The Number 1 Aussie- Made Dog Brand For Stylish Pooches

DOGUE is one of the most fashionable dog brands out there and not only that but they always choose “Australian Made, all-natural, and chemical-free because …

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Alma Eats a Diverse and Nutritious Raw Diet

Tips For Better Dog Nutrition: Tried and Tested Meals

Ensuring our furry friends enjoy a diverse and nutritious diet is a priority for many pet owners and Alma the Lappie is one healthy pup! Her dog mum Emily has been on a journey to find the right kind of diet in order to give Alma the best life possible.

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Alma the Lappie on Kangaroo Island, SA

Discover The Best Dog-Friendly Travel Destinations Around Australia With Insta-Famous Pooch Alma The Lappie

This week it’s all about adventure and road trips with Alma the Lappie and her human companion, Emily.
In this interview we get to know where the best dog- friendly travel and adventure spots are around Australia with this experienced traveling duo, and not to mention the travel hacks too!

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Stylish Miss Dior the insta-famous Pooch

Welcome To The World Of Miss Dior: The Stylish Pooch Of Sydney

Meet the enchanting ‘Miss Dior,’ a petite canine sensation whose charisma and glamour rival the likes of Paris Hilton. Behind the couture outfits and bedazzling jewels lies a sweet and sassy personality that has captured the hearts of many.

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Homemade Dog Treats image by James Lacy

10 Easy Homemade Dog Treats You Can DIY

Know exactly what you’re feeding your dog with these 10 easy homemade dog treat recipes that are bound to leave your pup feeling very loved!

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How to Run a 5k with your Dog

Elevate Your Life: How To Train For A 5km Run With Your Pup!

Now, I don’t know about you but for us new year’s resolutions are usually in and out before the end of January, often leaving you a little disheartened – am I right?

This year, let’s shift our mindset from fleeting resolutions to the idea of embracing a healthier lifestyle, one that involves both you and your four-legged friend! In this blog post, we’ll explore the benefits of adopting small habits for a more active life and delve into the exciting journey of training for a 5K with your pup. Here’s how-

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How to protect your dog from firework noise

A Guide to keeping your dog calm and safe during fireworks

While many of us revel in the beauty of fireworks, our dogs often find themselves overwhelmed by the loud and sudden bursts of noise. Fireworks can be distressing for dogs, causing anxiety and fear. However, with proper preparation and care, you can ensure a safe and stress-free experience for your furry friends. In this guide, we’ll explore effective ways to protect your dogs from firework noise.

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Skippinggirl_Shihtzu Instagram famous pooches

Our Interview with Glamorous Instagram Sensations Maggie and Indi from SkippingGirl_Shihtzus!

We were super lucky to get a sit down interview with the glamorous Shihtzu duo- Maggie and Indi! Hailing from the fashion capital of Australia, …

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'Lonely Dog' image by Dominika Roseclay

6 Questions And Answers On How To deal With Canine Separation Anxiety

Is your dog stressed out when you’re gone?

Separation anxiety is a common challenge faced by many dog owners, and understanding its intricacies is vital for fostering a happy and well-adjusted canine companion.

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Focus on the eyes or a particular detail like the fur

A Guide to Dog Photography: Tips and Tricks

These tips and tricks will help you elevate your dog photography skills and create stunning images that truly capture the essence of ‘man’s best friend’.

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Road tripping with your pooch

Road Tripping with Your Furry Friend: Tips and Tricks for a Pawesome Adventure this Australian Summer

As the summer sun starts to paint the Australian landscape with its golden hues, the open road beckons to adventure seekers and road trip enthusiasts. …

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Spike the surfing dog

Riding the Waves of Retirement: Catching Up with Spike, the Surfing Sensation!

In the aftermath of the 2023 Top Dog Film Festival, one name echoed through the hearts of viewers worldwide: Spike, the awe-inspiring surfing sensation. His …

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Lucy the Water-Loving Rescued Superhero!

Meet Lucy: the incredible rescue dog from Bellarine, Victoria. Lucy’s journey from a traumatised and neglected dog to a beloved member of her new family …

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Meet Alma: The Adventurous Lappie Who Conquers Australia’s Beaches

In the bustling city of Sydney, amidst the beautiful beaches and coastal landscapes, lives Alma, a three-year-old Finnish Lapphund affectionately known as a Lappie. Alma’s …

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Meet Badger: The Surf-Loving Border Collie Who Rules the Waves!

Get ready to meet the ultimate beach-loving canine sensation – Badger the Border Collie! With his infectious enthusiasm for the waves and unwavering dedication to …

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Canine Assistants: Where Unconditional Love Meets Special Missions

In this blog post we’ll get to know the incredible story behind the heartwarming Canine Assistants organisation which is featured in the film ‘Healing Paws’ …

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Unleashing Juno: The Canine Superstar with a Wagging Tail and a Silver Streak

Get to know Juno! Juno featured in the 2023 Top Dog film festival In a world where four-legged celebrities are a rare breed, Juno, the …

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Spike the Surfing Dog and His Amazing Story

Let’s dive into the pawsome world of Spike the surfing dog! This incredible canine has captured the hearts of many with his adventurous spirit and …

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Get to know Chobe: The dynamic pup who can do anything!

Meet Chobe, the dynamic and adventurous canine with a heart of a lion! He is the second dog featured in the upcoming film, ‘Filming Dogs’ …

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Get to know Trippy: The Shipwreck Hunting Dog with a Taste for Adventure and Sausages!

“Hi my name is Trippy the Wonderdog and I love to hunt for Shipwrecks” Hey there, fellow dog lovers! Today, we want to introduce you …

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Meet Coco the Insta- Famous Pup and Top Dog Film Fest Lover!

If you’re an avid Instagram user and a dog lover, chances are you’ve come across Coco the Peakapoo, an adorable pup who has taken social …

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Introducing RA: The Sassy Superstar of the screen

‘Ra the superstar, on set of ‘Filming Dogs’ Do you believe in canine charisma? Well, let us introduce you to Ra, the 14-year-old small fluffy …

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Living with 130Kg’s of Dog: The Challenges and Joys

If you’re a dog lover, you know that having one furry friend can bring immense joy to your life. But what about living with not …

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Seeing Double Edits: Blending Your Pet’s Past and Present

For pet owners, their furry friends are like family members, and they want to cherish every moment they have with them. With the rise of …

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Meet Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary!

This epic canine sanctuary features in our upcoming Top Dog Film Festival and is a story you certainly don’t want to miss! Mount Juliet, Tennessee. …

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All’s Fair in Love And Paw…

— CONTAINS SPOILERS —  Be warned!  Only read on if you have already seen the film How can one blissful afternoon get so off-track? Well, …

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Mark & Mya’s Great Big Adventure

Is there anything better than traveling the world with your best friend? We don’t think so! And then what if that best friend, is also …

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Surfing and Surgical Success

After a chance meeting Mike and Abbie bonded over their love of the beach and surfing.  Hours spent in the waves translated into an unbreakable …

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Dr Dog

DO YOU THINK DOG’S WOULD MAKE GOOD DR’S?? An indisputable crowd favourite from the Top Dog Film Festival is Dr Dog. This film follows 3 unique …

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