Community Spotlight: The Georgian Triangle Humane Society

Across Canada, there are over one thousand pet rescues focused on rescuing, aiding, and rehoming dogs, cats, and even exotic animals in need. Among these animal rescues include 170 SPCA or Humane Society facilities. As veterans in the fight for animal rights, these organizations have paved the way for accessible pet services in Canada for… Read more

Fake Dog Rescues The Newest Pet Industry Scam

Every industry has it’s share of scammers, and the pet industry is certainly no exception. While pet-related scams have been coming and going for decades, they’ve really ramped up over the last year. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a significant increase in the number of pet-related scams involving fake dog… Read more

Should Pet Grooming Be Considered An Essential Service?

There’s a heavy debate happening in the pet industry right now regarding the importance of pet grooming services. During Ontario’s lockdown restrictions, pet services across the board are either operating under constraints, or have completely shut down.  Last week, the Ministry of Health confirmed that dog walkers are permitted to work during the province’s lockdown… Read more

Canadian Pet Food Brands Leading The World in Innovation

Recently, we released the Top 21 Canadian Dog Foods of 2021 rankings; an update to the wildly popular 2020 article that receives tens of thousands of monthly reads. This article showcases the best Canadian pet food manufacturers, and highlights the fascinating things they do to further innovation in their industry. Over the last two decades,… Read more

Studies Show Having Pets Can Affect Your Relationship

The important role that pets play in potential new relationships is vital, yet often unspoken. A recent survey found that approximately 86% of pet owners would break-up with a new romantic partner that didn’t like their pet. For longer-term relationships existing one year or more, almost all respondents participating in the survey confirmed their pet… Read more

Should Emotional Support Animals Be Allowed on Commercial Flights?

Recently, Alaskan Airlines announced that they will no longer be allowing emotional support animals on flights starting this year. Under their new policy, only service dogs will be allowed on flights, and will have to be approved in advance. What’s the difference between an emotional support dog and a service dog? An emotional support animal… 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

Pet Ownership Soaring Amid Pandemic

For the past eight months, many of us have spent unprecedented amounts of time at home. Whether working from home, or temporarily unemployed, one thing is for sure; pet owners have been able to enjoy a great deal more time with their beloved furry friends. Studies have shown that many people suffering from lockdown blues… Read more

Halloween Safety Tips for Dogs

Halloween is a magical time of year as children dress up in their favourite costumes, with aspirations of filling their candy bag to the brim. In the current age of covid, the trick-or-treating landscape will be quite different this year, however that doesn’t mean the Halloween spirit isn’t alive and well inside the home.  As… Read more