Category Archive: Pets

Oct 05

Discover Fun Ways to Keep Your Pet Active This Fall

Getting outside with your pet in the hot summer for lots of activity isn’t always easy, but fall is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors together. Here are some great ideas for you and your furry friends to enjoy this colorful and crisp season: 1. Visit a pumpkin patch. Grab the leash and bring …

Continue reading »

Aug 12

Staycation Ideas for You and Your Pet

With summer heating up and the Canadian dollar low, a staycation has never looked like a better option for some much-needed fun and R&R. And the best part of a staycation is that you don’t need to leave your pet behind. According to a recent survey, 97% of people consider their pet to be a …

Continue reading »

Jun 21

3 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe and Healthy During a Heat Wave

Remember how desperate we were for warmth during those long, cold winter months? This can be hard to believe when the mercury rises and the summer heat turns into a little too much of a good thing. This can be especially true for our pets. As the days get longer and the weather gets warmer, …

Continue reading »

Jun 15

Get Rid of Fleas in Your House

When you own cats, you are at risk of having fleas on your cats and in your house. The odds are increased if they are indoor/outdoor cats. Fleas are nearly microscopic in size and difficult to eliminate. If you want to know how to get rid of fleas in your house, then you need to …

Continue reading »

May 21

4 Tips for Summer Road Trips with Your Pet

Long road trips are often a highlight of the summer for Canadians, but they always involve lots of planning and preparation to make sure you don’t end up at the lake without a bathing suit. Don’t forget to include your beloved furry friend in your plans, by making sure to pack their necessities and favourite …

Continue reading »

Mar 21

Everything You Need to Know About Owning a Pet Chinchilla

Everything you need to know about owning a pet chinchilla is going to be shared with you here, and I aim to help you decide whether or not a chinchilla is a suitable pet for you and your family. My advice for anyone thinking about owning a pet chinchilla is to contact an expert chinchilla …

Continue reading »

Nov 13

Make sure that Rover isn’t a driving distraction

Most people wouldn’t think twice about grabbing their pet and taking them for a ride in the car to run some errands or to visit friends and family. However, with an increased focus on distracted driving and overall driving safety, there is growing concern about pet safety in the car. “Many people overlook the potential …

Continue reading »

Nov 13

Tips for moving to a new home with pets

Making the transition to a new home can be stressful for everyone, including your pets. “We often are anxious about our pets’ adjustment to a new home,” says Lincoln Thompson, a broker-owner with Royal LePage Gardiner Realty in Fredericton, New Brunswick. “To ensure a safe and successful transition, homeowners can plan ahead and take initiatives …

Continue reading »

Feb 08

Easy ways to improve your pet’s quality of life

(BPT) – Pet ownership is more than just a privilege – it is a responsibility. While pet owners spend ample time and money purchasing elaborate outfits, accessories and toys for their pets, what truly matters is when owners take the initiative to install healthy habits and routines that enhance their pets’ lives. Across America, veterinarians …

Continue reading »

Dec 08

Keep your pets safe during the holiday season

Celebrating the holidays is exciting for most families, but small changes in the environment can be stressful for pets. From holiday feasts to decorations, the holidays present many exciting and potentially dangerous situations for our furry friends. To protect them take a look at these tips from leading retailer, PetSmart: • Deck the halls with …

Continue reading »

Older posts «