September 20, 2017

Rare Human Syndrome May Explain Why Dogs are So Friendly

When it comes to sheer friendliness, few humans can match the average dog. But people with Williams syndrome may come close, their unusual genetics granting them […]
September 20, 2017

Why Do Cats and Dogs Love a Good Head Scratch?

Why do some cats and dogs practically melt with joy when they get a good head scratch? The answer is different for Fluffy than it is […]
September 20, 2017

7 Tips to Keep Your Pets Cool During Hot Weather

Summer heat can be dangerous for pets, but there are a number of steps that owners can take to keep their pets safe when temperatures climb. […]
September 20, 2017

Do Dogs Sweat?

On a hot summer day or after strenuous exercise, most pups let their tongues hang out of their mouths as they huff and puff or they […]
August 21, 2017

10 facts about man’s best friend

So you think you know your dog pretty well? Here are a few facts on canines you may not have heard before … Dogs are not colour blind […]
August 21, 2017

Has My Pet Been Poisoned?

March is Animal Poisoning Prevention Month.Thousands of pets suffer from the accidental ingestion of harmful substances every year. As such we thought we’d share this article […]
August 21, 2017

How Dogs Read Human Body Language

Most dog owners have had the experience of simply glancing at where the leash is hanging, only to find that Lassie is now headed for the […]
August 21, 2017

How Can I Stop My Dog from Peeing on Strangers?

Q: How can I stop my dog from peeing on people’s shoes when we’re at the dog park? My 18-month old Bouvier has recently started raising […]
July 20, 2017

Food Allergies

It is estimated that 10-20% of allergies in dogs are related to food ingredients. If your pet licks his feet, gets ear infections and scratches, you […]