What To Do in a Polar Vortex

With much of the Canadian landscape under a deep and protracted polar vortex, making usual outdoor activities with our dogs much less pleasant and sustainable, now is a good time to think about indoor enrichment activities to keep our dogs … Read More

A Very Merry Canine Christmas

This has been a very atypical year with many challenges and we can all use a little humour and a little inspiration. Here are a few links to entertain and bring a smile – and hopefully inspire you to teach … Read More

Is Your Puppy Ready for Halloween? Risks and Opportunities

  Halloween brings with it some safety concerns for our pups but also provides great opportunities to train some really valuable skills. A bit of planning and prep work can help make sure that your puppy not only safely survives … Read More

Puppies in the Time of COVID Part 2

In the last blog post we looked at some of the challenges of getting a puppy in the context of COVID lockdowns and travel restrictions. This blog will examine ways you optimize your puppy search and prepare for a puppy … Read More

Puppies in the Time of COVID Part 1

Puppies and COVID   There has been a remarkable increase in the demand for puppies since COVID lockdowns began. Many breeders have experienced an extraordinary number of puppy inquiries – often 5 to 10 times their usual number of inquiries. … Read More