Pet Information Articles

Dog with apron and cookies
05/19/15

Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Treat Recipes

Have you ever met a cat or dog that doesn’t like peanut butter? We certainly haven’t! In honour of Peanut Butter Cookie Day, we have compiled a few homemade treat recipes for you to make for your pets.

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05/18/15

INFOGRAPHIC: How to Keep Pets Cool in the Summer

Learn how to keep your pets happy & healthy and cool this summer with these tips!

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05/18/15

Gastrointestinal Parasites in Dogs & Cats

Worms don’t discriminate. Even the cleanest, most pampered pets are targets for these gastrointestinal parasites. That’s why it’s so important to take the necessary steps to protect your pets – and yourself.

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Dog running in river
05/18/15

10 Safety Tips For Camping With Your Dog

This is the time of year when many people get excited about camping. That being said, there are some key safety tips that you should keep in mind when camping with your dog.

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04/12/15

Flea Allergy Dermatitis – One Little Bite Can Be Torture

Flea bites cause annoying itching and inflammation for dogs and cats. But if your pet is one of the many that suffer from an allergy to flea bites (known as “flea allergy dermatitis”), a single flea bite can be sheer torture.

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Cooper in therapy dog vest
04/12/15

Cooper, the Tripawd Therapy Dog

Cooper is our amazing four-year old tripawd (i.e. three-legged) Redbone Coonhound and therapy dog. We heard about his story through a newsletter, and adopted him all the way from Georgia, USA to Montreal, Quebec.

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04/12/15

Canadian Pet Events Not to Miss This Spring & Summer (2015 Edition)

Check out these great pet events across Canada this Spring and Summer!

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03/16/15

Cushing's Disease: What You Need to Know

Cushing’s in dogs is a relatively common disease. Although it affects multiple species, it is most common in middle age to older dogs.

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Pets mourning loss of other pets
03/16/15

How to Support Pets Mourning Loss of Other Pets

The loss of a pet may be heartbreaking to more than just the human members of the family. Here's a few tips on how to support pets mourning the loss of other pets.

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03/11/15

Cat & Dog Dental Disease - Could Your Pet Have It?

According to Canada’s Pet Wellness Report, veterinarians say periodontal (dental) disease is the most commonly diagnosed health problem that pet owners are surprised to hear about. Learn about cat and dog dental disease and how to prevent it here.

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