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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, […]

Tick Season : How to Keep Your Family Safe

Tick Season : How to Keep Your Family Safe

Well its that time of year again! The sun is coming out; the temperatures are rising. There is nothing we want to do more than spend all our spare time outside – hiking, camping and even just walking around the neighbourhood and relaxing in the […]

Meet My Fur Babies

Meet My Fur Babies

According to Twitter today is National Pet Day! Now I’m sure this is likely just some marketing ploy that a pet related company such as a pet food/treat company came up with to give them an opportunity to push their products, like many of the […]

Tips for Traveling with your Pups

Tips for Traveling with your Pups

While my husband and I LOVE our travel, and have a bucket list of places we would like to visit a mile long, our travel plans are almost always better when we can include our two favourite four-legged travel companions. Its almost comical how many […]