Saturday, March 23, 2019

Health

6 things you should know about cannabis for dogs

What does the legalization of cannabis in Canada mean for your dog? Cannabis has consistently topped headlines over the last year, and the hype around...

Nutrition

15 cancer-fighting foods for you and your dog

It’s generally accepted that diet and lifestyle can help prevent cancer – and that is true of our canine companions too. So along with...

Top 5 pet food ingredients to avoid

From by-products to rendered fats – here’s what to steer clear of when buying food for your dog. Educating yourself about healthy nutrition for your...

Grooming

How to make grooming a positive experience for your dog

While we all love our dogs and want to treat them like furry children, we must remember that they are a different species and...

Training

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...

How to car train your dog

As soon as you get ready to leave the house, your dog wants to tag along. Many of your trips together will include a...

Blog

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...

Supporting your senior pet with quality nutrition

It can be difficult to watch your senior pet deal with the hardships of aging. Closely monitoring his nutrition with the help of your...
Understanding the symptoms of Lyme disease

Understanding the symptoms of Lyme disease

The symptoms of Lyme disease can be tricky to notice in both dogs and humans, since they’re similar to those associated with other common...
Sweet and savory spice treats

Sweet and savory spice treats

Use whatever you have on hand to create these delicious homemade dog treats. They're never the same twice! Ingredients 4 cups whole flour -- use one...