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We are delighted to share with you the latest info to help you keep your four-legged besties in tip top shape as well as some meandering thoughts about our relationships with animals. All of them, large and small, in our company or in the wild.

Apr 11, 2022 2 years ago

It’s Tick Season!

Ticks can be actively looking for hosts anytime the temperature reaches above 4⁰C. Ticks primarily hang out in wooded areas, tall grasses …

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Mar 12, 2022 2 years ago

Benefits of Omega 3s

Omega 3s contain many ingredients that help with the maintenance of good health for your dog.…

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Feb 23, 2022 2 years ago

Is your dog scooting or bum licking?

Every dog is born with two anal gland sacs located on either side of their anus. These...…

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May 4, 2021 3 years ago

Toxic Grapes?

Grapes and raisins have long been known to cause kidney failure in dogs, however, the reason has never been known.…

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Apr 5, 2021 3 years ago

Puppy Hiccups

Puppies often get very excited when it comes to mealtime. This can cause them to inhale lots of air when they are eating which leads to hicc…

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Mar 3, 2021 3 years ago

Manicures and pedicures

The New York Times just printed an article about a possible link between grain-free diets and an increased incidence of heart diseases in la…

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Feb 3, 2021 3 years ago

Winter walks not enjoyable?

Are you tired of bringing your dog on a nice snowy walk and having them constantly trying to get the snowballs out from their paws?…

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Jan 8, 2021 3 years ago

How much exercise should my dog do daily?

The answer of course varies for every breed, age, and level of fitness of dog (and their humans :)…

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Dec 18, 2020 3 years ago

Are poinsettias and mistletoe toxic to our pets?

Poinsettias have an irritating sap that may cause tummy upset but is not life-threatening.…

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Sep 16, 2020 3 years ago

Separation Anxiety

September is always a shock to our furry friends since many kids and parents are returning back to work after summer holidays.…

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