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dog

We're currently in the early stages of planning to make a new canine addition to our family and are looking for some of you dog owner veterans to answer some of our questions. It's a huge commitment so we want to ensure we are fully aware of what we are getting into. Based on our requirements, what ...

cats

RE: CATS! I've been doing a lot of kitty research b/c I got a cat this summer... Many reports suggest that wet food is better than dry food! MAny suggest that even the WORST wet food is better than the BEST dry food. Should I switch my cat to an all wet food diet? Those cases of wet food at Walmart ...

toronto cat rescue

"The Good Cat" An educational seminar about common feline behavioral problems, their causes, and their solutions Featuring an expert guest panel: Dorothy Litwin: Animal Behaviorist Deb Stanton: Vet Tech, Animal Communicator, and expert in Bach Flower Remedies Dr. Lindsay Paterson: Veterinarian at Ro...

kittens

Recently my girlfriend wants to have a Scottish fold kittens. Anyone knows where is a good place to find one? I have been looking for the kittens on Kijiji, just want to know where else i can buy it from?

adopt-a-thon

Join Toronto Cat Rescue for an adopt-a-thon Saturday September 8th, 10:00 am - 5 pm at Pet Uno. Pet Uno is located in "Little Italy" at 675 College Street. (Ossington/College). TCR does not use pet stores as a shelter; instead they act as a temporary placement to give cats extra exposure outside of ...

dogs

I'm looking into adopting a rescue dog as it was recommended a while back to me instead of buying a dog from a store or a breeder. But it seems that it's not a good fit. We'd be first time pet owners and we have two toddlers (2 and 4 years old). It seems that every rescue dog I've looked at online r...

pets

I am going to a first-time dog owner and looking at a couple of places. One breeder that comes up frequently when i ask people about good breeders is Pets in the Country. I was curious whether any one have experience/opinion about them. Thnx

cat

A relative has a 6 yr old male cat, indoor/outdoor. It recently started limping on the front right foot. No broken nails, no blood on paws, no cuts, swelling or visible pain around the foot and shoulder. They are retired and apprehensive that a vet will charge hundreds of dollars, and tell them the ...

pet

Hi RFD, One of my rescues has skin flare-ups 2-3x a year. Particularly around his mouth. We've tried multiple diet changes (he is an extremely picky eater and this was a big challenge) to no avail. After much trial and error the vet decided he can safely take a low dose of Vanectyl P to clear it up ...

puppy

Hey guys, I'm picking up a puppy (cockapoo) in 3 weeks. I've been back and forth with the breeder 2 times already and anticipate I'll be there another 2 more times before the pick up date. I've read 2 books on positive reinforcement training and watched countless youtube videos on how to crate, pott...

for

Hi all, We are looking for a dog sitter for thurs and fri this coming week and we are wondering if there are any recommendations for dog sitters around the main and danforth area? The puppy is a 9 weeks old black labrador retriever and mastiff mix. He has had his first vaccination shot last week. Th...

food

Hi all, Last year my GF and I brought home a beautiful Golden Retriever. He's been eating his kibble since he was a pup until now but recently had an episode where he was vomiting for a few days (12 times one day). This was caused by a tennis ball he decided to rip apart and swallow at the park. Sin...

toronto

Recently my girlfriend wants to have a Scottish fold kittens. Anyone knows where is a good place to find one? I have been looking for the kittens on Kijiji, just want to know where else i can buy it from?

vet

... misconduct by the College of Veterinarians of Ontario (CVO) this summer. http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/employees-speak-out-after-vet-handed-10-month-suspension-for-choking-punching-animals-1.3072293 Those of you who live in St. Catherines might want to avoid using this veterinarian hospital ...

dog food

Is anyone feeding Petsmart simply nourish? My gf gets pretty pissed at the fact that we have to spend $100 every 6 weeks on a large bag of orijen and has been on me about switching to simply nourish because her coworker feeds that (and I guess her dog is still alive, so, that's ...

adoption

Hi guys and girls, I am a Cat owner and animal lover. But I have no more room for another animal at my place. A bunch of friends (also animal lovers and pet owners) found a batch of kittens recently that were abandoned in the Bayview/Sheppard area. It's really cold right now out there...we don't wan...

insurance

Hey guys, My dog has been getting sick a bit recently, and the bills are piling up, so I'm thinking it may be a good idea to get some pet insurance. Does anyone happen to have any recommendations on a good provider in the Ottawa area? thanks!

new

I'm looking into adopting a rescue dog as it was recommended a while back to me instead of buying a dog from a store or a breeder. But it seems that it's not a good fit. We'd be first time pet owners and we have two toddlers (2 and 4 years old). It seems that every rescue dog I've looked at online r...

cat food

I was wondering since orijen and/or acana is downsizing their bag sizes, any other good brands with good value that also has 70%+ protein content?

veterinarian

... $700+ for cleaning plus additional cost if any extraction is required. This is way too much! Does anyone know of a vet that can do this for a 1/3 of the price quoted here in or around Toronto (GTA)? I have heard that this service is much cheaper south of the border. I think this would more ...

kitten

Any idea

free

I was looking for puppies for my daughters and trying to adopt one from Humane Society as everyone should be doing instead of getting it from stores. I didn't see anything interesting but came across with this site here . It shows beautiful lovely puppies. Vaccinated with documents etc.. So I emaile...

get

My friend has a 11 lb female shih tzu and I wanted to get some sweaters for her. Is there a site online that sells nice sweaters for a fair price?

the

Hi all, We are looking for a dog sitter for thurs and fri this coming week and we are wondering if there are any recommendations for dog sitters around the main and danforth area? The puppy is a 9 weeks old black labrador retriever and mastiff mix. He has had his first vaccination shot last week. Th...

microchipping

... REMEMBER: When you adopt a kitty from Toronto Cat Rescue you save two lives; the one you adopt and the one you make room for! Our adoption fee is $175 payable by cash or cheque to Toronto Cat Rescue. We are having a special promotion at the adopt-a-thon: Cats and kittens born on or before April ...

raw food

Another post has got me curious: For those of you who feed your dog raw food, what (if any) supplements do you add to their meals? I'm on a chicken/turkey/lamb rotation and I'm currently adding herring oil for coat/skin health, and am curious about coconut oil and turmeric.

maltese

our dog can do simple sit and lay down but doesn't stay still or respond to come, I figure I should put my daughter with her thru some kind of training so she can learn the basics properly. Did some search but couldn't find a good one near home. Really appreciate if anyone can refer us to a good one...

gta

Hey guys, I'm looking for a dog in the Brampton / GTA area. Any suggestions?

help

Hi guys, I suspect my dog has fleas because of the constant scratching and I saw some black things on his fur. I have no idea how he got it as we live in a pretty clean house but I'm guessing he got it from the backyard, in a walk or playing with other dogs in the park? Does anyone have experience h...

shiba inu

Any recommendations as to where to get a Shiba Inu puppy in Toronto? Any input is much appreciated!