Dog Breeds

The world’s hearing master is an insect

Every 4th July we receive reminders not to accompany pets (cats and dogs) to the fireworks because of their sensitive hearing. This prompted me to research which animal has the best hearing in the world. The answer is an insect. Yes, all insects are animals. The average human hearing is …

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Take part in our Summer Pet Photo Contest 2021

We’re giving you the chance to win our summer pet photo contest. We’re partnering with Valley View Veterinary Clinic to give you the chance to win a Roaring Springs family vacation. 4 passes to Roaring Springs Water Park * $ 100 gas / gift card to Valley Country Store * …

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Cleaning dog ears

Are you wondering how to clean dog ears? While ear cleaning is an essential part of your dog’s basic grooming routine, excessive cleaning can cause irritation to the ear canal. “Always consult your veterinarian for the best way to clean your dog’s ear,” says a Kennel Club spokesman Country Life. …

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How to protect your dog in the summer heat

With all of these increasingly soaring temperatures here in QC, the important thing to remember is that while your dogs can, but not, wear shoes on this steamy hot sidewalk! Contrary to popular belief, dog paws can be very delicate and prone to burns during these scorching summers. Fortunately, there …

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7 Amazing Dog Breeds That Do Incredible New Tricks

We all know smart, friendly breeds like Labs and Golden Retrievers who work as assistance dogs, but our four-legged friends around the world are capable of many amazing tasks. Here are seven dog breeds that were originally bred for one purpose and are now enjoying an entirely new role. Cocker …

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