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    How The Lost Pet Service Works

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    Our Lost Pet System is a free online tool designed to connect pet owners and their community, allowing you to share updates about the whereabouts and condition of lost pets.

    How to Bathe a Dog

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    When you ask, “Ugh, what’s that smell?!” or, “Who tracked in all this mud?!” – and the answer is your dog, it’s time for a bath!

    How to Remove Ticks From Dogs

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    Ah, the carefree days of summer! What do you have to worry about? Having too much fun at the beach? Eating too much juicy barbeque and even juicier watermelon? While the warm weather and relaxed pace are most certainly welcome, there is one aspect of summer that is certainly not:[…]

    How a DocuPet Licence Gets Your Pets Home Safe

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    Did you know that your DocuPet tag is so much more than just a licence? Your pet’s DocuPet tag is also their ticket HomeSafe! This video explains exactly how our HomeSafe system works:   Our Lost Pet System is a free online tool designed to connect pet owners and their[…]

    Fall Pet Safety Tips

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    With the changing seasons come a new set of tips on how to keep your pets safe this Fall!

    Leash Training and Collars

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    Taking your dog for a stroll is one of the great joys of being a dog owner. Walking side-by-side with your canine companion makes any walk more enjoyable. But having to fight with your dog who pulls or plants can make walking less than stellar. Here are some ways to[…]

    Experts Tips To Keep Pets Safe On Moving Day

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    May kicks off what many think of as the unofficial Moving Season. During the warm months, relocations hit their peak. While moving proves difficult enough for humans, there are other members of the family to consider: pets. Moving Stress With all the upheaval involved in a move, pets often get[…]

    How to Keep Your Pets Cool This Summer

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    While you’re out enjoying the warm weather with your pets, it is important to remember that dogs and cats can get overheated just like their owners. Here are some precautions you can take.

    The ABCs of Insuring Your Pet

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    Pet insurance is a great way to make sure your pets live longer, healthier lives!

    Human Foods that Can Harm Your Dog

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    You share everything with your furry friend: your love, your home, your car on road trip adventures, your sofa on quiet evenings at home, your leftovers after a good dinner. Whoa…back up! While you’d do anything for your pooch, offering people food is not always a safe idea. So, before[…]

    Human Foods that Can Harm Your Cat

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    Cats are famous, or infamous, for their curiosity. But what happens when their sense of adventure and exploration extends into your kitchen or pantry? Then your kitty can go from intrepid to in trouble. There are certain human foods that can harm your cat; which items should you make sure[…]

    Should You Adopt or Go with a Breeder?

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    If you ask dog owners whether you should adopt a dog or purchase one from a breeder, you will likely get completely passionate – and completely opposite – opinions. This is one issue in which there is very little middle ground. But that’s exactly what dog owners should find: common[…]