News & Views in Pets at Home

Dogs & Children
03/17/14

Although kids and dogs may seem like an obvious pair, there are some important things to remember to ensure everyone remains happy and healthy. Follow these tips to teach your children how to be safe around dogs

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dog poison symptoms
03/15/14

Here are some key signs of poisoning in your dog or cat.

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Cat with vet
03/15/14

Cats and dogs are curious by nature and as a result, are prone to getting their paws on things they shouldn't so it's crucial to be prepared Here’s a list of some items you should have on hand in case of an incident.

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Two dogs in grass
03/05/14

It is not fully understood why some dogs suffer from separation anxiety and others do not, but it is known to be one of the most common causes of canine problems.

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Siblings playing with dog
02/08/14

“I believe that having a pet helps us to lead richer, fuller lives – emotionally, psychologically, physically, and spiritually,” says Dr. Debbie Stoewen, veterinarian and Pets Plus Us Care & Empathy Officer.

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second hand smoke can harm your pet
01/28/14

Your pets don’t smoke, but they breathe the same air you do. So, if you smoke, your cat or dog is inhaling the same toxins from your cigarettes or cigars that you are.

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Couple with cat in condo
01/28/14

You and your four-legged buddy are living the high life in a cozy apartment. What could be better?

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12/16/13

There’s no doubt there are many benefits to owning a pet. But before you bring a dog or cat home, there are a few things to consider.

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Crate Training Your Puppy or Adult Dog
10/02/13

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
10/02/13

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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