Do Dogs Really Make Us Happier?

Dogs are loyal, sweet and loving companions who bring a smile to our faces each day just by being there for us. That’s why it’s no surprise to learn that many scientific studies have shown us that dogs really do...

Can I Give My Dog Benadryl?

Our pets are a source of joy—always cheering us up, making us laugh, and sharing wet kisses—so it's only natural that the first thing any good dog owner wants to do is come to their rescue during times of distress....

Why Is My Dog Eating Grass?

Dogs are omnivores, meaning that they eat everything from meat to vegetables, including greens like grass. Some dogs may even graze on your lawn, treating it like a giant salad. While an occasional nibble here and there isn’t usually dangerous...

Keeping Things Fresh: Pet Food Storage Guide

Your furry buddy likely comes running at the sound of his favorite food being opened because it tastes so yummy. To keep things that way and to ensure that his food stays fresh and safe, it's best to store it...

Fall into the Season – Vancouver Fall Dog Care

Here we are again - summer has flown by, and you just noticed yesterday that leaves are already on the ground. Fall is officially here! That means shorter days, but crisp, refreshing air. A little chillier weather, but warm sweaters...

The Rising Problem of Obesity in Dogs

The Rising Problem of Obesity in Dogs By: Dr. Jennifer Adolphe, PhD, RD Senior Nutritionist, Petcurean Obesity is a big issue - literally. According to the Canadian Obesity Network, an estimated six million Canadians are obese and may need support...

The Great Grain Debate

Contributed to GoFetch by: Dr. Jennifer Adolphe, PhD, RD Senior Nutritionist, Petcurean There’s a lot of discussion about grains vs. proteins in pet food these days. Over the years, many pet food companies have driven the message that meat proteins are...