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Good = Dog, the Benefits of Owning a Pet

Category: NewsBite
A new study shows that the benefits of owning a pet is pet owners are happier and make more morally upstanding decisions than people who have never owned a pet or looked after an animal. When it comes to drinking the last of the milk and putting the empty carton back in the fridge, keeping money found on a shop floor, or walking by someone struggling with a heavy suitcase, it’s more likely to be a person that hasn’t had a pet in their life. more

Fly Us Home

Category: Travel
It was emotional overload at Victoria airport this past July when Wings of Rescue a non-profit organization, unloaded their precious cargo: 28 canines from Mex-Can Pet Partners rescue shelter in Mexico to their new homes in B.C.  more

The Surprising Truth About Why Dog Euthanasia Increases During The Holidays

Category: Dog Life
Ask any veterinarian when they euthanize the most dogs, and they will tell you “during the Winter holidays.”  In fact, Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice, the nation’s largest provider of in-home end of life care for pets, will see an increase of 20-50% in home visits for euthanasia or hospice care the weeks following both Thanksgiving and Christmas. You may not imagine there being a season for this, but there is, for a few reasons:  more
How To Reduce Your Dog’s Anxiety

How To Help A Dog With Anxiety

Category: Health
  How To Help A Dog With Anxiety   Summer’s festive fireworks and fearsome thunderstorms can freak out even normally relaxed dogs. For dogs with anxiety or a nervy disposition, these events can seem like World War 3. Unfortunately, dogs running off and getting hurt during these events is all too common—vets and animal shelters report their busiest time of the year is July 4th. How to help a dog with anxiety stay secure and relaxed during storms and fireworks with these seven ways to calm an anxious dog and keep them safe. more

Holiday Spirit

Category: Dog Life
With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time for the ugly Christmas sweaters to come out of hiding! The hit of office parties everywhere, they’re a hilariously festive way to wear your holiday spirit. And now, no member of the family will be left out of the ugly photo op—Funky Tails is addressing the gap by making matching hideous holiday sweaters for you and your dog. more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Abraham