Pets

Whether you’re a loving pet parent, are thinking of getting one, or are just an animal lover, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got the answers to your pet questions and advice, fascinating facts about your favourite creatures, and, yes, cute pictures.

The Most Popular Dog Breeds in Canada

Dogs may be our best friends, but which ones do we rely on the most? Every year, the Canadian Kennel Club releases a list of the top ten most popular dog breeds in Canada. Discover the top dogs in the country.

Mistakes Cat Owners Make (According to a Cat Whisperer)

Got an issue with your feline friend? There’s a good chance you’re part of the problem.


Here Are the Breeds That Make the Best Apartment Dogs

Whether you’re in a cramped high-rise condo or a teeny-tiny bungalow, these easygoing breeds will fit right in.


Tips to Make Your Cat More Friendly

Nobody like a sourpuss, and a crabby kitty isn't much fun either. Here's how to make even the grumpiest kitty...


The Most Popular Dog Names in Canada

Move over, “Fido”! Here's what Canadian dog owners chose for their new furry friends.

The 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds

From Retrievers to German Shepherds, check out this surprising list of the top dogs.


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13 of the Best Halloween Costumes for Dogs

From the adorable to the hilarious, these canine costumes are sure to wow your Halloween party guests...or is it bow-wow...

What My Seven Dogs Taught Me About Love

Through each monumental moment in life, there is something for our dogs to teach us—about love, friendship, family, identity, and...


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Can You Guess the Dog Breed Based On Its Puppy Picture?

These pups are the most popular dog breeds, according to the American Kennel Club—and we'll even throw in the adult...


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The 15 Best Dogs for Seniors

Dogs help keep people healthy and provide companionship, which is a boon for all, but especially the older generation. Find...


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The 10 Best YouTube Cat Videos of All Time

It doesn't have to be International Cat Day (August 8, by the way) to celebrate our feline friends. Here, we've...

Why I Adopted a Pair of Ducklings During the Pandemic

Fostering a pair of ducklings brought new joy to our home—until I discovered what awaited them back at the farm.


The Fruits and Vegetables Dogs Can (and Can’t) Eat

We all know we should eat our fruits and veggies, but what's good for us isn't always good for our...


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50 Ugly Dogs That Are Still So Darn Cute

For nearly 30 years, ugly dogs have vied for the crown in the World's Ugliest Dog Contest. Check out these...


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8 Reasons You Should Never Let Your Cat Sleep in Your Bed

Spending the night cozied up to your fur-baby may sound relaxing, but sleeping with a cat comes with health risks.


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11 Warning Signs Your Dog Is Suffering from Heat Stroke

Spotting heat stroke in dogs isn't always easy.

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20+ Funny Dog Cartoons to Make Every Owner Chuckle

These funny dog cartoons will make you sit, stay, and beg for more.


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7 Reasons Why Cats Are So Clean

Ever wondered why cats are so clean? Veterinarians reveal seven surprising reasons your cat loves to lick—and why there's more...


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This Is the Most Popular Pet Name of the Last 125 Years

Bagel? Mr. Whiskers? Nope. Turns out pet lovers have had a special place in their hearts for this particular pet...


I Wished For a Baby, But Instead a Bunny Showed Up At My Door

After trying to conceive for over three years, the lost bunny we adopted was a welcome distraction from our struggles...


These Pandemic Pet Adoption Stories Will Warm Your Heart

Over the past year, an unprecedented number of Canadians opened their homes—and their hearts—to furry new friends. Here are just...


8 Signs Your Dog Needs Affection

Does your pooch need another smooch? Here’s how to tell—and how to demonstrate your love and devotion.


20 Dog Breeds That Live the Longest

These puppers have more than just sweet faces and happy tails going for them—they are also the breeds with the...


What Is the Best House Temperature for Pets?

Do you and your pet fight over the thermostat setting? Find out the best house temperatures for your dogs, cats...

13 Things You Should Know About Pet Adoption

Thinking of adding a pet to your family? Separate fact from fiction with our handy checklist.


8 Signs It’s Time to Take Your Cat to the Vet

You may just think a hairball is normal—but if it starts happening regularly, it could signal a bigger problem.


Why Does My Cat Bite Me?

Did your kitty mean to hurt you? Or was it just a playful nip? Here's how to tell the difference.


How Adopting a Puppy Helped My Family Through the Pandemic

At first I worried adopting a pandemic puppy would make this time more stressful, but I couldn't have been more...


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11 Most Affectionate Dog Breeds That Love to Cuddle

We rounded up the fluffiest snuggle buddies to make your decision easy when choosing your new best friend.


15 Lazy Dog Breeds That Are Expert Nappers

Looking for a dog who values snuggle time over leash time? Consider these adorably lazy breeds who understand the value...