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Protect Your Pup This Halloween

Protect Your Pup This Halloween

It’s finally here – My favourite holiday of the year! Halloween! You’re probably already deciding on a costume, putting up Halloween decorations and purchasing bucket loads of candy in preparation for all of the trick-or-treaters that you anticipate knocking on your door! Throughout the excitement […]

Pet First Aid Mini Series: Pet First Aid Kit

Pet First Aid Mini Series: Pet First Aid Kit

I have taken to the ‘Twitterverse’ once again and asked all of you to vote for what you wanted to see next on my blog. This time there were a couple topics that were doing well (maybe I will pull up one of the others […]

Life as a Pet Mom: A to Z

Life as a Pet Mom: A to Z

I wanted to do something a little fun today, and I have seen a lot of these A to Z posts showing up on my Twitter feed recently. Some have more of a serious tone to them – like the A to Z of reasons […]

12 Tips for Your Pup’s Next Trip to the Beach!

12 Tips for Your Pup’s Next Trip to the Beach!

Trips to the beach with your pup can be a great way to enjoy the beautiful sunny weather this weekend! Whether you are lucky enough to have a dedicated dog beach nearby, or a public beach that is pet-friendly, there is usually somewhere you can […]

Battling Pet Odors

Battling Pet Odors

**Products in this article were received complimentary for testing purposes. All opinions shared are my own. For more information, visit my Disclaimer page.**   I LOVE having pets, don’t get me wrong! My fur kids are a huge part of my life and I can’t […]

How to Choose a Kennel or Pet Sitter for your Pet

How to Choose a Kennel or Pet Sitter for your Pet

You have booked your flights and hotel, and you’re excited about your next vacation, but what about Fido? There are many vacations that your pup would happily join you, as most pups are up for a good road trip! As long as you are adequately […]

How to Survive Shedding Season!

How to Survive Shedding Season!

Nearly every pet owner understands the frustration that is shedding season – that magical time of the year when you could make a whole second dog out of just the fur that you brushed out today, knowing that you will somehow get just as much […]

8 Ways Your Dog Shows You Love and Affection

8 Ways Your Dog Shows You Love and Affection

After spending the last few days away teaching saxophone at a high school band retreat, I returned home last night to two VERY excited puppies. I love my pups, they mean the world to me, and there was NO denying that the love me in […]

Dealing with Pet Food Allergies

Dealing with Pet Food Allergies

Raising an animal is A LOT of work at times. We do everything we can to give them the best of the best – from the latest toys and most comfortable bed to the best training that money can buy…. Then there’s the food… This […]

Happy Mother’s Day – Life as a Pet Mom!

Happy Mother’s Day – Life as a Pet Mom!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the different ‘Moms’ that are out there! I hope that you are all celebrating and enjoying this day – its all about you! This includes all types of mothers… Biological mothers, adopted mothers, Dads who act as the mother, Grandmothers, […]