Canine Cannonball

I have often considered agility training for my dog Jersey. She’s quite the athlete and loves to do things outdoors.The only catch is that we are still struggling with the basic “come” command as soon as a small animal comes into sight; along comes a bunny rabbit and she is gone like a shot. I more »

Jun 30, 2010
by Aubrie
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Safe, Outdoor Adventures for Your Cat

I am not certain who coined the phrase “Catio” however it perfectly describes the newest fad to be hitting cat owners. A catio is an outdoor space (balcony, a space in your yard or on your deck) that is fully enclosed with mesh or wire and contains some creature comforts for your cat. Catios are more »

Jun 25, 2010
by Aubrie
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Obesity in Cats

Obesity in the North American population has certainly become a big issue over the last decade. Thanks to fast food, large portions and lack of exercise many people are fighting the battle of the bulge. As a result, many pets are starting to follow the trend of their owners and are becoming overweight or obese. more »

Jun 18, 2010
by Aubrie
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Fabulous Pet Toys

As the temperature rises this summer, many of us love to head outdoors and enjoy the sunshine! But as we all know (think back to the record-breaking summer 2008) that in every summer, a little rain must fall. On those soggy, humid days it can be better to retreat to the indoors. If you need more »

Jun 17, 2010
by Aubrie
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How do I….Pick up Dog Poop?

As surprising as this may be, some dog owners elect not to pick up their dog’s poop while out in public. Most responsible pet owners already know the phrase “poop ‘n scoop” which is a reminder for owners to pick up after their pets. Not only is it a common courtesy to other people who more »

Jun 15, 2010
by Aubrie
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Keeping Pets Healthy and Happy this Summer

There are certain things I associate with the beginning of summer. Freshly cut grass, the sound of the ice cream truck and hearing on the news that Highway 400 is backed up for miles. Another thing that I associate with summer is the unusual sight of Jersey, sleeping on our cold ceramic floor. During all more »

Jun 03, 2010
by Aubrie
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