Is this the World’s New Smallest Horse?

This may be the week of adorable pet pictures, because I found yet another image that is pretty special. Born in New Hampshire last Friday was a tiny, 6 lb miniature horse named Einstein, who is only 14″ tall. His owners would like him to be considered in the Guinness Book of Records as the more »

Apr 29, 2010
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National Volunteer Week April 18th-24th 2010

It’s time to get moving and do your part! This week is National Volunteer Week, which was first established by US President Richard Nixon in 1974. This week is designed to raise awareness about the importance of volunteering, as well as a way to thank those people who selflessly donate their time to organizations that more »

Apr 22, 2010
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Obedience Training for Puppies

I remember very clearly the day we went to get our little puppy, Jersey. When I held our small bundle of fur in my arms, I knew she was “the one”.  I was so happy that I sat next her to in the backseat of our car (her safely stored in her crate that was more »

Apr 19, 2010
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Coyotes!

There have been occasional coyote sightings in the Greater Toronto Area over the past several years. While it can make many residents uncomfortable to spot a coyote in their area, coyotes are typically nocturnal hunters who come out at night to find small rodent-like prey. Spending a decade in the rural area of King Township more »

Apr 15, 2010
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Dog ownership map of Toronto

I found this map online the other day, and found it very interesting. It is a dog ownership map, which charts the amount of dogs registered with the city by the residents of Toronto. The first item is a map that is current to December 2009. The colour-coded key shows how many dogs are registered more »

Apr 08, 2010
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How do I…. select a veterinary clinic?

One of the most important aspects of pet care is having a dedicated health professional working with you and your pet to ensure they stay healthy. For many long-term pet owners, this usually means a good relationship with the same veterinarian for many years. For new pet owners however, it can be daunting and confusing. more »

Apr 06, 2010
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Fish Illnesses

We have had fish for quite some time, since my stepson was young in fact. My husband was beaming when he introduced us to the newest additions to our family, two small goldfish and their shiny new tank. I am confident that at least one goldfish was named “Nemo” after the popular Disney movie, however more »

Apr 01, 2010
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