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Thinking About A Vegetable-Based Diet?

Category: Nutrition
There are some really compelling reasons to consider a vegetable-based personal diet, among them the abhorrent practices commonplace in factory farming and the meat industry’s very large environmental impact. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations laid it clear with its statement, “the livestock sector is a major stressor on many ecosystems and on the planet as a whole. more
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Keep Your Dog and Your Home FLEA-FREE!

Category: Health
Fleas are the bane of many a dog and many a dog owner. Dogs can easily pick up fleas outside and a few fleas can quickly lead to an infestation, causing both you and your dog serious discomfort and even illness. Signs your dog has fleas include black specs in his fur (that would be flea dirt), white specs in his fur (those would be flea eggs—ack!), and scratching and nipping, particularly at the base of the tail. Get a fine-toothed flea comb and comb your dog, concentrating at the neck and tail base, looking through the debris the comb collects. more
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Joe Biden’s Rescue Dog to Receive “Indoguration”

Category: Dog Life
January 17th will see the first ever virtual “Indoguration” as Joe Biden’s rescue pooch, Major, is welcomed to the White House. more
Victory for Greyhounds!

Victory for Greyhounds!

Category: NewsBite
Commercial Greyhound racing will be banned in Florida by 2020. This past November, Florida residents overwhelmingly voted to end Greyhound racing in their state. The initiative to phase out the so-called sport by 2020 passed easily with 69 percent of voters in favour.     more
Change an Animal's Life This Holiday Season

Change an Animal's Life This Holiday Season

Category: Inspire
Contrary to old school thinking, the holiday season is the perfect time to introduce a new furry member into your family. Each year from November 1 to December 31, the Ontario SPCA and participating societies across Canada runs their iAdopt for the Holidays campaign (iadopt.ca)  with the goal of getting as many animals into new homes over the holiday season as possible. more

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