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Tips for camping with your dog this summer

This year, Parks Canada has offered free day-use to Canada’s National Parks, which means more adventuring in national parks, national marine conservation areas and national historic sites across the country! If you’re planning on bringing your dog with you on your next camping or hiking outing, here are some tips to help you be prepared. Camping more »

Jun 05, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Easy dog treat recipes you can make at home!

Looking for some yummy dog treats that you can make from home? We’re here to help! This blog has a number of healthy and easy dog treat recipes your dog will love. DIY: Easy & Healthy Dog Treats Recipes Preparing cookies and treats for your dog on your own is a whole other experience and is filled more »

Jan 18, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Simu Liu’s iAdopt story: Two lives changed for the better

Simu Liu is a Canadian actor, director, stuntman, writer, and dog lover. Liu joined us to share his story of adopting Barkley and how it has changed his life! Learn more and see this adorable story here: Simu Liu’s iAdopt story iAdopt for the Holidays The holiday season is a great time to bring a new pet more »

Dec 20, 2016
by Emily Cook
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How having pets can reduce risk of developing allergies

Many animals are surrendered into our Animal Centres because of owner’s allergies. But the Human-Animal Bond Initiative (HABRI) says in reality, research has shown that having pets around young children is beneficial to resisting allergies! Here is some information from HABRI’s website on Immunity. Having pets from a young age can: Prevent allergies later in life more »

Oct 20, 2016
by Emily Cook
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DIY Pet Treats: Apple Peanut Butter Balls

Our latest DIY pet treats recipe is going to get your dog very excited! In a few simple steps, you’ll have a tasty apple and peanut butter treat, and they will love it. Check out our video for the 3 simple steps and start making your delicious, home-made treat! Let us know what you think in more »

Sep 13, 2016
by Emily Cook
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Be cool: Summertime Pet Safety

The summer weather is finally here – and we couldn’t be more excited! But we also want to make sure you and your dogs are safe in the summertime, so here are some great tips from our blog The Dos and Donts of Summertime Safety for Dogs. DO: Make sure your dog always has access to more »

Jun 13, 2016
by Emily Cook
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Ontario SPCA finds adoptable Pit Bull a new home

Ontario SPCA works with DOLA legislation to find adoptable Pit Bull a new home Newmarket, ON (February 18, 2016) – The Ontario SPCA is pleased to report that another adoptable Pit Bull has been given a second chance through the Ontario SPCA dog transfer program. In December 2015, a man quickly dropped off a Pit more »

Feb 18, 2016
by Emily Cook
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DIY Dog Training – Positive Reinforcement with Dave Salmoni

January is National Train Your Dog Month, so we’re going to give you some advice on training your dog with positive reinforcement, with the help of Dave Salmoni! Check out this video with Dave, explaining how to use positive reinforcement to properly train your dog. Inspector Scott Sylvia shared with Dave how positive reinforcement is all more »

Jan 05, 2016
by Emily Cook
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