Tag Archives: Pet Tips

10 steps to house training your adult dog

When you make the choice to adopt an adult dog, there may be some obstacles to overcome – like house training. To help make the process as smooth as possible, here are our 10 tips for house training your adult dog. Step 1. Supervise your dog inside. To be successful preventing accidents, you need to more »

Mar 27, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Warmer weather = time to exercise

The weather is starting to warm up and that means it’s a great time to get outside with your pet and get some exercise! Here are 4 ways to take advantage of the warm weather with your pet from our blog Spring has sprung…and so has Fido’s energy level! 4 ways to exercise in the warm more »

Mar 24, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Activity centres for pint-sized pets

It’s not just our cats and dogs who need exercise and enrichment – but the small pets too! Our fact sheet gives great information on activity centres for pint-sized pets. Guinea pigs are gentle, social creatures who love to play Good guinea games offer tunnels for chewing and playing in, such as paper towel and more »

Mar 16, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Spring Pet Checkups – What you need to know!

Spring is on it’s way! Well, we hope it is at least. With that comes more outdoor time with our pets, and our pets’ furry friends. This is a great reminder to pet owners to plan a visit to their veterinarian for spring pet checkups. It is important your pet is up-to-date heading into this more »

Mar 15, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Spring Daylight Saving Time: As told by dogs

Waking up an hour earlier than normal can be hard on all of us – including our pets! Checkout this adorable video showing how we all feel about Daylight Saving Time, as told by dogs. How we all feel about Daylight Saving time: As told by dogs If your pet’s not adjusting well to the time more »

Mar 12, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Requirements for an Ideal Doghouse

If your dog spends a lot of time outside, they require a suitable and appropriate shelter – an Ideal Doghouse! In this blog we’ll give you some pointers from our Ideal Doghouse brochure to help you out. Things to consider before housing your dog outdoors: Dogs should be acclimatized to outdoor living when they are young more »

Mar 03, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Tips for a safe dog walk during spring thaw

Though it may not seem like it yet, spring is on its way! As the weather begins to warm up, there are some dangers to look out for when walking your pet. In this video we tell you all you need to know about walks during spring thaw! Watch now, LIKE and SUBSCRIBE to our channel more »

Feb 28, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Have allergies? No problem! Pets for allergy sufferers

If you have a love for animals, but also have allergies – this blog is for you! While there are no completely hypoallergenic pets (except fish), certain breeds of dogs or cats are considered hypoallergenic because they produce less allergens than other breeds. Check out these suggestions from our blog Pets for Allergy Sufferers: Dogs If more »

Feb 27, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Dog bite prevention: It’s not me, it’s you.

The majority of the time, dog bites could have been prevented with some simple information. Here are some dog bite prevention tips from the ASPCA to make sure humans and canines alike can get along! Dog bite prevention tips Ask first, pet later: We encourage everyone to ask the pet parent first before reaching out more »

Feb 23, 2017
by Emily Cook
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