2019 Planned Puppies

September 17, 2018

Manchester Terrier Litters Planned for 2019.

Manchester pups born March 15th, 2019. 3 girls and 3 boys. All are spoken for.

Next litter is now bred and due around roughly to go home in June or July. Some deposits have already been accepted. However, we are still accepting deposits and adoption forms for this litter. Again most people want males due to having a female dog now. All spoken for unless we have a lot of females.

Deposits and adoption forms being taken now for 2020.

Co-ownership homes sometimes available to those that will be willing for their dog to be shown or bred. This allows us to extend our breeding program but the dog has his own home to have more love and attention than a multi-dog household.

We may do a Rough Collie breeding if we have enough potential homes for our pups.

We breed for health, temperament, and structure for a healthy pet and/or show dog.

Co-ownership homes sometimes available to those that will be willing for their dog to be shown or bred. This allows us to extend our breeding program but the dog has his own home to have more love and attention than a multi-dog household.

All our dogs live in our house.

Below is Cheyanne a pup from the 2017 litter of Cooper and Lady.

Website under construction.

For more pictures and information check out Moonshadows Manchester Terriers Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/moonshadowskennel/

The picture is of Moonshadows Cheyenne a pup we showed 2017 and 2018 out of Cooper and Lady. Got her Canadian Championship in 2018. 

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Welcome to our website.

December 27, 2010

Moonshadows Manchester Terriers

Located in Niagara Falls, Ontario with Sandy & Simon Cunniff or in Hamilton, Ontario with Jodi and Kent Parkinson.

Rough and Smooth Collie litters are sometimes available in Niagara Falls, Ontario with Sandy & Simon Cunniff.

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In Yr Home Cat Grooming

August 3, 2017

I come to your place and groom your cat in your home. This is more comfortable and less stressful for you pet.

What you need is a table and electric plug.

For more information call me at 905-382-6627. I cover the whole Niagara Area.

I have 15 years experience with cats. Have been doing housecall grooming now for 3 years. Prices range from just nails $25 first cat and $5 each additional cat. If the cat needs a bath it is usually $10-$15 more. Lion cuts usually are $40 if matted $50 severely matted $60 – $75 depending on distance and temperament of the cat.

I serve from Grimsby, to Fort Erie (Welland, Niagara Falls, St. Catharines)

Veterinarian and Client recommended.

Look forward to hearing from you.

Thanks Sandy


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Whats Available!

June 16, 2014


2nd litter for 2019 is due June 20th. Ready to go around the end of August. This is Jodi’s litter. So the pups will be in Hamilton. She is a partner in Moonshadows Kennel. There is a slight chance a female may be available in this litter if it is mainly girls.

There is an adoption form to fill in, if interested. This helps us insure the potential owner and the Manchester Terrier breed is a good match. For a form please email Moonshadowspage@sympatico.ca or kentnjodi@gmail.com

We will only breed when there are potential homes for our puppies. $50 deposits will be taken to hold a puppy and keep your position on the waiting list. You can defer to the next litter.

The number of litters we have per year depends on how many potential homes we have for our pups. Generally we do not bred if we do not have the right homes lined up for our puppies.

We bred for health, structure and temperament. We do not want to see our breed go extinct which is purpose for breeding. This breed is much to great a companion to have that happen. It is a vulnerable breed now and their numbers are declining. Consider a purebred to save the breed!

We have overseas bloodlines so our Manchesters tend to be bigger than American lines. This is due to the fact that only in America are the Toy and Standards considered the same breed. Also Overseas lines do not have weight in their Breed Standards. So usually our bitches 20-24 lbs and dogs are 22 – 26 lbs. Fifteen to seventeen inches at the shoulder.

Occasionally, we help home adult dogs that are in need of new homes. Some of these may need patience and understanding to allow them to trust and accept their new homes. Please call if interested if finding out more about how to keep you name down for this. 905-382-6627.


Moonshadows in Niagara Falls with Sandy & Simon Cunniff may do a Rough Collie litter if enough deposits from potential puppy owners. We like to be sure we have homes for our puppies before they go to homes. Tri and Blues should be in this litter.

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Photos Soon!

March 23, 2014
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Expected Litters and What is Available

May 8, 2010

We have started our waiting list for puppies both Collies and Manchesters for 2018.

We do not like our Manchesters to go into homes in the colder months as they then usually do not get the socialization and exposure that they need to be well adjusted dogs.

We still have an older female available to a home close by.


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December 26, 2009

We are dedicated to producing quality Standard Manchester Terriers, Smooth and Rough Collies for pet and show. All of our dogs are our loving pets and show dogs. They are not kennel dogs but part of the family.

We specialize in European and Australian Bloodlines as I do not feel that a Toy Manchester is the same breed. Only in the States and Canada that I know of can you have a Standard Manchester with no Standards in it’s bloodline.

However, since we breed for pure Standard Manchesters most of mine tend to be larger than the recommended size for the Breed Standard here in America.

My main purpose in breeding is to preserve this breed with healthy, quality, and good temperament. I am one of the few breeders that can run same sex dogs together with each other without conflicts. This is a breed that is on the vulnerable breed list in it’s Country of Origin. They are way to good a companion dog that loves to please and be with it’s owner for it to go extinct.

Our first Collie was a drop off dog. When he passed away of old age, we decided to get into Smooth and Rough Collies. The Smooth Collie has less of the work than a rough as far as grooming goes. However, they shed more constantly. Both have the same wonderful temperment.

Our next love is Canadian Horses. They are like large dogs. Love to greet and follow you around. Our horses are now very old. But in very good shape and we can still ride them.

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