How Often Should I Feed My Dog?

Like people, dogs require food regularly to replenish stores of essential vitamins and nutrients, and also to increase energy. And like people, dogs can have unique feeding needs for a variety of reasons. While some of us prefer three square meals a day, others benefit from grazing and eating smaller meals. Dogs are no different. … Read more

The Top 10 Low Fat Dog Foods Available in Canada

Low fat dog foods are ideal for dogs with a number of health complications, including obesity, liver disease, pancreatitis, thyroid issues, joint and mobility problems, and more. Low fat dog foods are essential for managing pancreatitis in dogs. Pancreatitis is a common condition in dogs that causes inflammation in the pancreas; the organ responsible for… Read more

How To Socialize Your Puppy During COVID-19

Socializing a puppy during the pandemic can be difficult. COVID-19 has unleashed a flurry of challenges for pet owners, both new and old. One of the biggest challenges is providing proper socialization for young puppies while still social distancing. The first three months of a puppy’s life is a critical period for social development, and… Read more

What Is Kennel Cough?

While kennel cough – often called Bordetella – may sound distressing, the majority of the time it does not result in a serious situation. Most dogs will recover on their own without treatment. With that said, it is important for pet owners to understand what Kennel Cough is, how contagious it can be, and what… Read more

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The Best Joint Health Products for Dogs in Canada

In Canada, there is no shortage of unique and innovative joint supplements for dogs. And while many of them use new and promising ingredients to improve the process of joint repair, many of these ingredients are unproven. However there are four ingredients that any high quality  joint supplement should contain: Glucosamine, Chondroitin, MSM, and Hyaluronic… Read more

The Top 21 Dog Foods in Canada for 2021

Over the past several decades, Canadian pet food manufacturers have been developing high quality, human grade, and innovative pet foods to supply both Canada and the world. We have carefully evaluated more than fifty Canadian pet food brands, closely scrutinizing every aspect of the manufacturer and their recipe. Here are just a few of the… Read more

Pandemic Puppy Price Gouging An Ongoing Issue

COVID-19 has brought on unprecedented demand for puppies in 2020, as many stuck at home look to cure boredom and loneliness. The extra time spent at home during the pandemic presents the perfect setting for bonding with a new canine companion – something those working out of the home rarely have a chance to do…. Read more

Understanding Ketogenic Diets for Dogs

.Ketogenic diets for dogs have become quite the popular subject of discussion in recent years. From best-selling books, to celebrity endorsements, to social media influencers, the keto trend is growing in popularity by leaps and bounds.   In 2018, the global keto industry was valued at $9.7 billion, and is expected to grow to almost $20… Read more

Why Plant Based Diets Are The Best Hypoallergenic Dog Food

Plant based diets are quickly becoming the most popular hypogenic dog food option for dogs with severe allergies. Food allergies are becoming an ever increasing problem among North American pet owners. From chronic ear problems, to excessive scratching and licking, to digestive issues, food allergies are a dilemma that affect millions of distressed dogs. Many pet… Read more