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white dog with Hear Doggy dog toy

CONTEST! Win a Hear Doggy silent squeaky toy

Being at home with the pets is a fabulous benefit those who work from home know. Now, more of us know it, including myself who’s been monitoring online classes while my two cats lobby for my attention and my dog and adventurous travel companion Victor – diagnosed with dementia – walks around, and around and […]

woman with dog in front of RV camper

RV, Cottage or Tent with the dog… What’s your preference?

Admittedly, I’ve got this romantic idea of jumping in an RV, packing up the dog and two cats, and hitting the open road across North America – yes, Canada and parts of the U.S. I’ve never been to mid-west America. Only thing is, I have no idea how to do that and know nothing about […]

black dog with leg brace from PawsAbility

Happy New Year: Testing Our Dog Leg Brace at the Festival of Lights, Burlington, ON

Welcome to the Burlington, Ontario annual Festival of Lights Show in Spencer Smith Park along Burlington Bay. It’s been one year since my cocker-cross dog, Victor, was fitted for a back-leg brace. The first place we tested it was along the shores of cold reflective water illuminated by coloured bulbs assembled into various shapes: trains, […]

This Little Doggie Meets Santa – Happy Holidays Pet Pics (with earthbath wipes)

Happy Holidays! I’m so relieved my aging little mutt Victor is here celebrating with me this year (and hopefully next year too). I schlepped him out to five – yes, five – ‘Pet Photos with Santa (and others)’ days benefiting various animal rescues I support all year. Special thanks to earthbath for sending us eye, […]

border collie dog being wiped with Earthbound cleaning cloths

Gift Guide: 5 Pooch Parent Presents (under $25) for Discerning Dog-lovers

Holiday gifts for fur babies are always on the list – but now it’s time for fun. Forget essentials.

Here are six gift suggestions for dog-loving pet parents for times when want eclipses need:

Travel MI: Dog-friendly Michigan Malls and Go Boldly Harness review

Michigan, mutts and more. This fall, my dog and I spent a weekend filling shopping bags in the Rochester Hills region.

little fluffy black dog

Enjoy a Spicy Fall: 5 New Pumpkin Pet Products for Dogs

Fall might be pumpkin magic for some, but for me pumpkin season doesn’t start until I see bins of pumpkins in the grocery stores and jack-o-lanterns in the windows. Dog-themed carvings, even better. Clearly pumpkin lattes are off limits for our furry friends, but pumpkin pleasures are still on the menu for Fido – especially […]