Cynophile’s Corner: One-on-One with Mr. Godwin Zibiri

I enjoy meeting people. I honestly believe people are one of the best resources anybody can have. So, it was a joy meeting Mr. Godwin Zibiri after a couple of online interactions. Some of the first things that struck me about Gzbiri (as he is fondly called) are his cool-headedness, even temper, humility, generosity and his ablity…

10 Top Nigerian Breeders Talk about Building their Reputation (and More!)

It's safe to say that the cynophile community is growing larger by the day in Nigeria. {I also regularly get a number of emails requesting guidance in purchasing a new puppy}. Consequently, this means that more Nigerian breeders spring up by the minute. Is this a good thing?  Yes and No. Yes, in the sense…

KUG Dog Show 2017!

On the 29th of April, 2017 (which coincidentally was the World Veterinary Day), the Kennel Union of Ghana (KUG) had her 3rd National  Dog Show.  The event which held at the LA Trade Fair, Round Pavilion, Accra commenced at 11am and focused on Conformation Show- where dogs of a particular breed are evaluated against accepted…

Port Harcourt Dog Walk 2017

On the 18th of February, 2017, the city of Port Harcourt in Southern Nigeria witnessed an unprecedented dog walk. Hundreds of dog lovers, breeders, animal enthusiasts and veterinarians from all over the city came out to show their affection for their canine friends. Over 70 dogs participated with diverse breeds represented including the Rottweiler, Caucasian Shepherd, Doberman Pinscher,…