Dog shelters bursting at the seams


One of the downsides of the approaching holidays is the number of dogs who end up in shelters at some stage during the Christmas season. At pups4sale, when reviewing an ad for a litter, we sometimes see the word “Christmas” … Continued

Beware the dog who wags to the left

In an interesting study out of Italy, pups4sale has learned there is a meaning behind a dog wagging his tail more to the left than the right. Who would have thought? Researchers from the University of Trento found dogs who are stressed/threatened/frightened. … Continued

Scam puppies for sale websites

On the DailyDog today we feature another type of puppies for sale scam that has been running for some time on the internet. As many of the member of pups4sale know, we keep a running tally of classified sites that … Continued

Dog Bite Prevention Tips

At pups4sale we have just come across a great website for teaching dog-bite prevention, thanks to a tip from Australians for Responsible Dog Ownership. The site is known as Doggonesafe and has lots of excellent advice and resources for teaching … Continued

Wanted Ads Security Alert

One of the handy tools pups4sale offers our members is Ad Alerts. Instead of exposing your privacy by placing a public Wanted ad when looking for a particular dog, as a member of, you can keep your details private … Continued

Anti-barking app now available

To those thinking a new anti-barking app must involve some sort of high-frequency signal our phones could send out that would say “Be quiet!” to a dog, pups4sale regrets to inform you that you are sadly mistaken. Moreton Bay Regional … Continued

One dog’s remarkable recovery from obesity

As many of our reader’s know, at the DailyDog we enjoy sharing good news stories from across the doggie-verse. The story of Obie the (formerly!) obese Dachshund fits the bill nicely, we think! Initially belonging to elderly owners, Obie the … Continued

Dogs die in hot cars – a reminder


  With the recent spate of hot weather occurring in many places across Australia, the team at pups4sale thought now would be a good time to remind all dog owners about the importance of not leaving dogs unattended in cars. … Continued