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dogs memorial day

Memorial Day: a thank you to our canine heroes

Memorial Day is the unofficial kickoff to summer. It’s a time when we can enjoy the beautiful weather, barbecues and friends, but it is...
xylitol

Xylitol and your dog

Xylitol is a class of sweetener known as sugar alcohol. It is found in a number of products we use every day, but did...
dog park

4 essential rules for the dog park

Summer is fast approaching, and we all know what that means! It’s dog park season and your dog couldn’t be happier. Whether your furbaby...
fulhum water

Natural black water — the latest pet drinking trend!

Gone are the days of giving your pets crystal clear water. Hello, black water! There is a new trendy organic beverage that is making news globally...
harley

Harley — the dog who changed the world dies at 15

Harley, the tiny one-eyed "Hero Dog", the inspirational force who saved hundreds of puppy mill dogs with National Mill Dog Rescue, and the dog...
Is aloe vera safe for dogs and cats?

Is aloe vera safe for dogs and cats?

Aloe vera is a plant that can offer many benefits to your companion animal but it is very important to know how to safely...
hillary hickam hollywood vet

Hillary Hickam — Hollywood’s vet

Animal Wellness talks to Hollywood vet Hillary Hickam.  Hillary Hickam is one of Hollywood's top celebrity veterinarians, working with clients such as Paris Hilton, Ellen Degeneres...

Do you know what age your dog is?

Dogs age much faster than humans. But, at what age is a dog considered a senior...or a geriatric? Well, there is no real simple answer....
Bobby Batson with his pets

Bobby Batson donates to animal rescue

Bobby Batson is a 7-year-old actor who starred in the film, 90 Minutes in Heaven, alongside the likes of Hayden Christensen and Kate Bosworth....
preparing for disaster

5 tips for keeping your pets safe when disaster strikes

Cover these 5 important points when disaster strikes and you'll help your pets stay as safe and stress-free as possible. When a natural disaster strikes, there’s...
Keep your pets safe this Fourth of July!

Keep your pets safe this Fourth of July!

It’s time for Americans to celebrate their independence, which means barbeques, pool parties, and, of course, fireworks. Learn how to keep your pet safe...

Do’s and Don’ts for safe dog toys

Looking for the perfect playthings for your pooch? Check out our top do's and don'ts for safe dog toys! DO Be size-wise. Ensure the...
office dog

10 tips for taking your dog to the office

Taking your dog to the office can brighten up even the most stressful workplace. If you’re lucky enough to work in an environment that permits visits...

From down under and into our hearts: Katja Glieson & Kestra

18-year-old Australian-born singer Katja Glieson has quickly been taking over North America with her recent single, Look At Us, which has been climbing the...
pet dna

Canadian company helps your pet’s DNA live on forever!

DNA is in all of us, including your beloved pets. So what would you say if we told you that there was now a...
baywatch star

Baywatch reboot star is a huge animal lover!

Pia Lamberg is a former Miss Finland Universe who now lives in Los Angeles and stars as the lead character of Heather in the...
Kevin Tuohy

Talking pet challenge coins & fire safety with Kevin Tuohy!

Kevin Tuohy is the owner and creator of Adrenaline Challenge Coins and NHL Challenge Coins which are collectable coins that major celebs, athletes and...
dog dad

5 signs that you’re an exceptional dog dad!

You know you REALLY love your dog when... 1. You can actually get a good night’s sleep curled into a ball in the upper 1/8...

Evan Brinkman rescues pets!

12-year-old child star actor Evan Brinkman is about to blow up your screens this summer when he stars in Judd Apatow's upcoming comedy, Trainwreck,...
dog at wedding

Man’s best friend can be a big help at your wedding

Robert E. Blackmon is the best-selling Canadian author behind The Gay Groom's Guide which is the first ever book for gay grooms looking for...
Jackie Moore

Jackie Moore rescues the love of her life!

Actress Jackie Moore is known for her film credits Student Bodies, Street Smart, Atlantic Rim, and upcoming feature, Pernicious, as well as her TV...
paw first aid for dogs

Pet first aid for paw injuries

Paw pad injuries can realistically happen anywhere. An injury doesn’t have to be out in the wilderness or during the course of heavy play. A...
protect from toxic

Protect him from harmful and toxic objects

Socks, rocks, bones, chocolate, coins… all of these items can be harmful to our pets! As a pet owner, there are pet first aid skills...
xylitol

Dog dies from gum containing Xylitol

It may look harmless, but Xylitol, most commonly found in sugarless chewing gum, is one of the top toxins for dogs. Xylitol is a...
making a muzzle for your dog

3 simple steps to creating a makeshift muzzle

Knowing how to create a simple muzzle for a dog can be a very useful skill if you ever run into an emergency with your...
reasons to walk with your dog

5 wonderful reasons to walk with your pet

Whether you have a dog or just like to get outside for a stroll, a daily walk comes with a number of benefits. Walking you...
Tips to correct bad behaviors.

How to solve your dog’s annoying behaviors

Here are four simple ways you can address your dog's annoying behaviors. No matter how much we adore our pups, we sometimes get a bit frustrated...
police dog

Police dog comforts child in sexual assault trial

Children have an exceptionally difficult time testifying in court, but the presence of a therapy dog can provide them with the support they need...
Protecting animal victims of domestic violence

Protecting animal victims of domestic violence

Did you know that more than 40% of Canadian and American women will not leave an abusive situation if they have to leave their...
Bark for Life

Enjoy Bark for Life with your canine companion!

One of the best things about our animal companions is the comfort and joy they bring to our daily lives. Their unconditional love is...

Actor Luke Barnett gets in touch with his inner meow!

Luke Barnett may be a funny guy, but for everyone who knows him, the real comedians and actors in his household are his feline...
Protecting your pet from a house fire

Keep your pet safe from a house fire

Did you know that the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports that more than 500,000 pets are affected by home fires each year? Here's...