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August 2016

Aug 6, 2016 7:00 AM
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Treats! We all love ‘em. Apart from feeling like we’re doing something nice for our dogs, offering them a little nugget of pleasure in each bite, treats also come in handy when it comes to training and reinforcing good behaviour. Let’s face it, most of us probably have a dedicated doggie treat drawer that we reach into daily.

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July 2016


Jul 21, 2016 7:00 AM
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Okay, we know, this all sounds a little silly. But really, it’s amazing how our love for our pets makes us feel compelled to start social media accounts documenting their every cute move. You know you’ve shared more than one cute pup pic of your f

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Jul 2, 2016 6:00 AM
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Your dog knows how to run. But do you know how to run with your dog?

Dog’s never want to talk on a run. They don’t judge your gate or worry about their outfit. They can be

the perfect running mate. There are a few guidelines to edge that running relationship into perfection.

We hope you enjoy them.

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June 2016


Jun 18, 2016 6:00 AM
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Sit. Stay. Come. Off. No. They’re all common words our dogs know. Many dogs have quite considerable vocabularies, and I truly believe we don’t give them enough credit for their potential

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May 2016


May 14, 2016 7:00 AM
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Ticks Toc. There was a time, a long time, when Toronto was gloriously free of the little Lyme disease-causing little jerks. But that time has faded and black legged ticks carrying Lyme disease have been found in several areas across Toronto. 

In this article we'll discuss how to protect your dog from Lyme disease.

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April 2016


Apr 30, 2016 5:00 AM
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Confusing canine behavious: why does your dog look at you when he poops?

You know that look. Your dog squats and peers up at you. The expression seems to be part guilt, part embarrassment. But unless they somehow notice you’re not equipped with a poop bag and they’re momentarily ashamed to be with you, the look is not one of embarrassment.

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Apr 16, 2016 6:00 AM
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We see lost dogs pretty often. It’s not surprising – there are about 40 of us and we’re out on the streets and in parks. A wayward dog stands out to us. Sometimes they have tags. Sometimes they don’t. Some of the dogs are absolutely ecstatic to be on an exciting adventure. But some are rather panicked.

The last lost dog we came across made us think – maybe we could offer some advice in what to do if your dog is ever lost. Let’s hope it never happens; if it does – to you or a friend – here’s a little cheat sheet we’ll call Lost and Found.

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Apr 2, 2016 5:00 AM
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Dog Parks in Toronto can be pretty varied. The city’s dog-sanctioned parks are wide, spacious, ravine- like settings ranging to more close-quartered affairs. It’s really amazing how much green space we do  have in this town, even if some is rather unevenly distributed. The weather is getting nicer and the ...

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March 2016


Mar 19, 2016 5:00 AM
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Does your dog stress?

If you've chosen to take your dog on a trip, instead of looking for dog boarding Toronto , well, then, sometimes dogs stress in cars. They drool and salivate. They pant. They howl. They even throw up. It’s  not fun – if you’ve had the experience,...

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February 2016


Feb 27, 2016 5:00 AM
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Chances are your dog has a tendency to beg for treats and scruffle around under the dining room table for scraps, and while sometimes they come in handy as a vacuum replacement, there are some foods that our dogs should never consume.

With this is mind, we thought it was...

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