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Crate Training Your Puppy or Adult Dog

If used properly, a crate can become a safe and secure place for your pup to call their own. This makes crate training one of the fastest ways to housebreak a new puppy, as they won’t want to make a mess in their own domain.

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Cat Beds - How to Get Your Cats to Use Them

Cat beds can be a popular item when seeking comfort if placed in an appealing location. Here are a few tips on where to place a bed to increase the chance of it being used.

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Dog at the beach

Pet-iquette 101: Dogs At The Beach

Canada’s many vast and sandy beaches. Just as kids and adults alike rush into the water on a hot day, some of our canine companions like to join us in a good romp, or just to cool off.

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Cats, Dogs and Fireworks: Keeping Your Pets Safe and Happy

If you’re getting ready to set off fireworks, or just watch them in the park, it’s important to keep in mind both safety, and the fact that some dogs, cats, birds, and other pets can be afraid of the sights and sounds

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Clean Up Your Yard for Spring – and Your Pet’s Safety

As pet owners, we know it’s officially spring the day we let our dog outside for a bio-break and he's not right back jumping at the door in a few freezing cold seconds.

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Walking your dog

Pet-iquette 101: Walking Your Dog

Just like the social conventions humans adhere to, there’s also socially-accepted behaviour (or ‘pet-iquette’) for our pets

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