Fred Peloquin

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Fred Peloquin
Birth name Fred Peloquin
Born (1939-11-01) November 1, 1939 (age 77)
St. Boniface, Winnipeg, Canada[1]
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) Fred Peloquin[2]
French Mad Dog[2]
Mad Dog Peloquin[2]
Puppy Dog Peloquin[2]
Billed height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Billed weight 229 lb (104 kg)
Trained by

Tony Condello[1]

Stu Hart[1]
Debut 1971[1]
Retired 1993[1]

Fred Peloquin (born November 1, 1939 in St. Boniface, Winnipeg, Canada), is a retired professional wrestler best known as for his work in the International Wrestling Alliance as Puppy Dog Peloquin.[1]

Professional wrestling career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Peloquin began his career in professional wrestling in 1971. He received training from Canadian wrestler/promoter Tony Condello.[1]

From 1980-81, Peloquin worked as an enhancement talent for the American Wrestling Association.[2]

West Four Wrestling Alliance[edit]

Peloquin wrestled in Condello's promotion West Four Wrestling Alliance, which would later be known as the International Wrestling Alliance. While there, he managed to win the company's premiere title, the WFWA Canadian Heavyweight Championship.

In 1986, International Wrestling Alliance promoted a crossover event with Stampede Wrestling, during which Peloquin (as Fred Peloquin) wrestled in a losing effort against Moe Malone.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Peloquin is the cousin of Canadian professional wrestler Chi Chi Cruz.[1] Peloquin also works as a construction worker in the St.Boniface area of Winnipeg.

In wrestling[edit]

Championships and accomplishments[edit]