Recommended/Resource Links:

 Dog Originations/Clubs

American Kennel Club

Portuguese Water Dog Club of America, Inc. (PWDCA)

Southern California Portuguese Water Dog Club

Portuguese Water Dog Club of Northern California

Portuguese Water Dog Club of Canada

Activities  Portuguese Water Dogs (some activities) 
Agility (AKC), Agility (CPE), Agility (USDAA),
Conformation,   Obedience/Rally.
Therapy, Tracking,
Water Work

Veterinary List

General Veterinaries
Dina Raichel, MS, DVM  is very good & has a very gentle bedside manner with dogs. in La Jolla, CA

Dorota Pearson, DVM  @ Pearson  Animal Hospital
1903 W San Marcos Bvd, San Marcos, CA 92078.  (760) 598-2512  Dorta Pearson, DVM is a fine  vet. She works fast but she is good.  Dr. Pearson is our primary vet.  To see Dr. Pearson, we travel about 40 min, which should say something at the least. 

Retired-Jean Spengel, DVM -Retired.  Thank for caring for  Questar dogs, other dogs and our cats for over 20 years

Emergency Veterinary & Specialist
Gregory Ogilvie, DVM
board certified internal medicine & board certified oncologist @   California Veterinary Specialists
Donald Krawiec, DVM, PhD board certified internal medicine @  California Veterinary Specialists
Glen Grady, DVM & Todd Bowdre, DVM, ERdoctors @ California Veterinary Specialists, Carlsbad, Ca
California Veterinary Specialists (24 hr pet emergency room)

Animal Emergency Clinic of San Diego, Poway, CA-after-hours emergency and critical care
Hous our:  Monday-Thur: 6pm to 8am ,
Fri open at 6pm close Monday at 8am.  Open 24 hours on holidays

Veterinary Surgeons
Diane Craig, DVM board certified veterinary surgeon.  Many agility people have gone to her
Veterinary Surgical Specialists, Tustin, CA

The Following video was presented at 1st PWD National Congress meeting in Portugal in 2013.  It includes different activities that pwds do in the USA. There are some Questar  dogs in the video, but many others pwds as well. To watch  click here