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How to Keep Your Pet in Good Health

| August 28, 2017 | 6 Comments
How to Keep Your Pet in Good Health

     How to Keep Your Pet in Good Health An important part of family life is keeping everybody healthy – and the food we eat is a big part of that. Today’s definition of family has expanded to include our beloved pets. In addition to being a trusted companion, having a dog or cat […]

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Celebrate National Pet Owners Day On April 18th!

| April 17, 2017 | 6 Comments
Celebrate National Pet Owners Day On April 18th!

    Do you know that it’s National Pet Owner’s Day on April 18th, 2017? I certainly didn’t and think it’s an amazing idea to celebrate the owners of pets every year! After all, pet owners do take care of them as if they were their own children. The last time my family had a pet, I was a child back […]

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6 Purr-fectly PetSafe Christmas Gifts for Your Four-Legged Family Member ~ Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 01/11

| December 17, 2015 | 103 Comments
6 Purr-fectly PetSafe Christmas Gifts for Your Four-Legged Family Member ~ Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 01/11

In all the hustle and bustle of this holiday season it would be easy to forget your pets, but at the end of a long day of shopping who is the happiest to see you? More than likely it’s your furriest family member. So, whether you have a playful cat or an active dog, I […]

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Three Tips to Help Your #Dog Manage Seasonal Allergies #ItchyPetSeeYourVet and #Contest CAN 05/27

| May 13, 2015 | 14 Comments
Three Tips to Help Your #Dog Manage Seasonal Allergies #ItchyPetSeeYourVet and #Contest CAN 05/27

Until I had a dog of my own, I thought seasonal allergies in pets were just a gimmick thought up by pet care companies. Having owned an Australian Shepherd for over three years now, and having dog-sat my parents’ 9-year old Shih Tzu many times, I can safely admit that I was wrong. Seasonal allergies […]

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A Pawsitively Warm Winter for Your Feline Friend!

| March 3, 2015 | 7 Comments
A Pawsitively Warm Winter for Your Feline Friend!

February is the month of love. Love can extend to more than just the people in your lives; it can also be shown towards the pets in your lives like your fine feline friends. Unfortunately, around this time of the year, the Ontario SPCA has reported that close to one-fifth of cats were returned to […]

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What The Heck Just Happened?

What The Heck Just Happened?

Have you ever been in one of those situations, where you just stand there with your mouth hanging open asking god or whoever “what the heck just happened?” Well that’s what happened to me this week! It was a perfectly normal day, untill my guide dog Gailanne started vomiting. I was a little worried, like […]

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Itchy Itchy Scratchy Scratchy… Does your Dog Suffer from Seasonal Allergies? And a Contest from Royal Canin Food ~ CAN 05/20 #itchypetseeyourvet

| May 1, 2014 | 3 Comments
Itchy Itchy Scratchy Scratchy… Does your Dog Suffer from Seasonal Allergies? And a Contest from Royal Canin Food ~ CAN 05/20 #itchypetseeyourvet

Itchy itchy scratchy scratchy… itchy itchy scratchy scratchy… Itchy! Itchy! Itchy!  Does your dog constantly scratch their ears, their bodies, lick themselves or rub their faces on furniture in an attempt to get comfortable? It’s possible that your dog has seasonal allergies. Similar to humans, dogs can be allergic to a variety of environmental factors including […]

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“Doggone” Crazy Winter

| February 19, 2014 | 13 Comments
“Doggone” Crazy Winter

I am the proud mom to a two-year old Australian Shepherd dog. As the owner of any Aussie can attest, she is very high energy. My husband and I knew that when we chose her and usually have no problem keeping up to her needs with daily exercise and mental stimulation, but this winter has […]

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Why I Vacuum My Cat

| June 21, 2013 | 14 Comments
Why I Vacuum My Cat

I vacuum my cat. He loves it. It makes him happy. He actually comes out from wherever it is he is hiding and jumps on the half wall that separates the family room from the kitchen and meows at me as if to ask when it will be his turn. Getting vacuumed must be like […]

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The Amazing Shrine Circus is Coming to Ontario & Quebec with a Stop in Ottawa!

| June 14, 2013 | 5 Comments
The Amazing Shrine Circus is Coming to Ontario & Quebec with a Stop in Ottawa!

  The Tarzan Zerbini Family Circus is celebrating their 250th Anniversary. Founded in Paris, France in 1763, the circus has traveled the world through 10 generations of performers.You can expect to see performed Bengal Tigers, Horses, Elephants, Trapeze & Aerial Artistry, Jugglers, Unicycles, High Flying Acrobatics, Cavorting Clowns, the Incredible Circus Wheel and much more, for the enjoyment of […]

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Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo – Review

| March 21, 2013 | 8 Comments
Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo – Review

Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo 5305 Bank St Ottawa, ON K1X 1H2 Phone: 613-822-8924 Toll Free: 877-522-8440 Fax: 613-822-8926   As any parent of young children knows, you are always on the lookout for something to do with your children on the weekend, over breaks from school or throughout the summer months. Some of us get […]

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Choosing A Dog For Your Family.

| January 26, 2013 | 8 Comments
Choosing A Dog For Your Family.

One year ago I convinced my husband that we needed a dog.  Choosing the right dog for our family required a lot of research and time. My husband constantly reminded me of how much work and money a dog is: you have to walk them, groom them, feed them, clean up after them, and train […]

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