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    Toxic Plants Your Pets Should Avoid

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    From Your Flowerbed: Lillies: There are several kinds of lilies, with varying degrees of toxicity that should be avoided by all your pets, especially your feline friends. High toxicity (star lily, glory lily, lily of the valley) Kidney failure (swollen abdomen – fluid retention, unusual urination – marked increase or[…]

    Living With Both Cats and Dogs

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    We’ve all heard the term “fighting like cats and dogs” but does it have to be that way? Can cats and dogs live together in harmony? You bet! Here are some ways you can make cohabiting and even introductions the best they can be. The More The Merrier! Having a home[…]

    Fido Missing? Don’t Panic – Here’s What To Do

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    Your stomach drops. Your heart stops. Your mind races with “what ifs.” You’ve lost your best furry friend. Don’t panic (easier said than done, we know!). Instead, get to work finding Fido.

    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!