Ask The Expert: Dog’s Chronic Itchiness a Mystery
Your Pet Question My 6-year-old black lab cross is chronically itchy and scratches until he gets bad sores and his
5 Incredibly Intelligent Animals
Apes-or more specifically, chimpanzees-share 94% of their DNA with humans and demonstrate incredible signs of intelligence. We are always super-impressed...
Ask The Experts: Cat Refuses to Do Business in Box
Your Pet Question Our three-year-old cat refuses to use her litter box. What can we do? Marnie Pollock, Redcliff The
Ask The Experts: Electric Fence Doesn’t Keep Dog at Home
You Pet Question Our five-year-old female chocolate Labrador is still very hyper and often goes right through the electric fence
Ask The Experts: Doberman Menacing When Resting
Your Pet Question I have a 4-year-old Doberman who is usually extremely sweet natured but growls menacingly at us and
Cesar Millan’s Guide to Choosing a Dog
If you're thinking of adding a furry member to your family, there are some important things to consider first, and...
Ask The Expert: Dog ‘Dances’ to Go Out, but ‘Goes’ Indoors!
Your Pet Question Our 16-month-old female Shih Tzu, Taffy, still soils our home. She does a little dance to tell
Cat Dental Care: Common Problems
Feline odontoclastic resorptive lesions (FORL) affect more than sixty percent of cats older than the age of six, though many...
Ask the Expert: Dog is ‘Scaredy Cat’ with Strangers
Your Pet Question: My dog barks very loudly and paces back and forth whenever a stranger enters the house. I
Ask the Expert: Children and Dogs
Your Pet Question: How old should my child be when we decide to bring a dog into the family? Patricia
Ask the Expert: My Cat Won’t Stop Spraying
Your Pet Question: What should I do if my cat is spraying all over the house? Anne Colvey, Ottawa, ON
Ask the Expert: Is a Husky the Right Dog For Me?
Your Pet Question: Are husky dogs difficult to train? I’ve never had a dog before. Ted, Coteau du Lac, QC
Bringing Home a Greyhound
Greyhounds are wonderful companions, but before you race out and get one as a pet, consider these points.
Ask the Expert: Female Ferrets Need Fixing
Your Pet Question: I just bought a female ferret as a pet. Should I have her spayed as I did
Ferrets are playful, energenic and highly intelligent critters and make wonderful pets. But is a ferret the right pet for...
Ask the Expert: My Dog’s Eyes Won’t Stop Running
Your Pet Question: My dog’s eyes are always running, creating big brown circles under them. What should I do? Jolie
Ask the Experts: My Spaniel is Hyper, Destructive and Exhausting
Your Pet Question: Our 20-month-old English Springer Spaniel is super hyper and steals couch cushions, dishtowels, shoes, or whatever he
Hedgehog Care 101
Pint-size mammals known for their roly-poly, quill-covered bodies, as well as their gentle disposition, intelligence (they can navigate mazes with...
Ask the Expert: Cat Grooming
Your Pet Question: How often should I brush my long-haired cat to keep its fur from matting? Craig Segal, Ile
Ask the Expert: How Do I Stop My Dog’s Barking?
Your Pet Question: My dog Daisy barks like crazy at every person or animal we pass on the street and
Adopting Animal Companions in Need
Thousands of animals are becoming homeless or being placed into shelters. If you're considering getting a new furry friend, why...
Ask the Expert: Snappy Puppy Worries Grandmother
Your Pet Question: My new puppy is so cute and sweet one minute and then right out of the blue