Image Credits: SLW
http://foothillsfancies.blogspot.co.uk/2010/10/winters-in-southern-sky.html

Image Credits: Richard Bosman.
http://www.tandempress.wisc.edu/artists/bosman/archive/canis.html

If you look low to the south and southeast two bright stars will be rising. The brightest is Sirius the Dog Star and the other is Procyon. Sirius is in Canis Major and Procyon is in Canis Minor.

Learn more about the Canis Minor and Canis Major.