Sunday, September 15, 2019

Health

When should dogs be spayed or neutered?

In North America, spaying and neutering are generally regarded as a necessary and responsible approach. But new research indicates these procedures can negatively impact...

Nutrition

Quality dog foods made in Canada

Attention, Canadians! Healthy, home-grown dog foods are more available than ever. A healthy diet is the foundation to a healthy life. So giving your pooch...

What human foods are safe for dogs?

Find out which human foods are safe to feed your canine companion – and which aren't. Can dogs eat table scraps? Should they? The simple...

Grooming

Grooming tips for different hair types

No matter what type of dog you invite into your home, he’ll need to be groomed! Understanding his hair type – and how much...

Training

Party tricks to teach your dog

Teaching your dog tricks adds fun, exercise and mental stimulation into his daily routine! People love to watch dogs perform tricks. And while not every...

Walk without pulling

Walk without pulling means just what it says. While your dog is on a leash, he can go ahead of you, behind you, or...

Can dogs read faces?

Dogs can discern different facial expressions and actually study faces much as we do, according to research published in Plos One.* Scientists used gaze-tracking...

How does your dog behave when you’re out?

“Ever wonder what pets do when we’re not home?” This tagline from the animated movie The Secret Life of Pets poses a question we...

Blog

Keep your pets safe this Canada Day!

July 1st can be a frightening holiday for our canine companions. These two simple steps will help you ease his fear and keep him...
How to improve your pet’s sleep  

How to improve your dog’s sleep  

Reducing some common disturbances and adjusting your routine might be all that’s needed to help your dog get adequate sleep. The struggle to get enough...
How to incorporate Pantone’s Color of the Year into your dog’s life

How to incorporate Pantone’s Color of the Year into your dog’s life

Looking for a few easy ways to integrate Pantone’s Color of the Year into Fido’s environment? Here’s how. Pantone recently announced Living Coral as 2019’s...
How to protect your dog’s paws this winter

How to protect your dog’s paws this winter

The winter season can take a toll on your dogs’ sensitive paws. Constant exposure to snow, ice and salt can result in cracked, dry...
The making of a weather dog

The making of a weather dog

You might recognize this handsome weather dog from his regular appearances on Global News. Here's the never-before-told story of how he got his start! Dogs...