See The World Through Your Dog’s Eyes – Samsung Gear 360° Camera
Jun07

See The World Through Your Dog’s Eyes – Samsung Gear 360° Camera

See the World Through Your Dog’s Eyes With the  Samsung Gear 360° Camera and VR Headset  #DogVision Every dog owner knows the look. The look on your dogs face, their eyes big and bright, the wave of their tail, the wiggle of their bum, the pent up energy filled with anticipation, ready to burst with the excitement of what’s to come. You release that leash, your dog bursts out, running with joy and abandon, sniffing trees and...

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Skunks and Dogs – Every Dog Parents Nightmare
May15

Skunks and Dogs – Every Dog Parents Nightmare

Skunks and Dogs  Every Dog Parents Nightmare Cute little creatures from a distance, but up close, skunks put fear into dog parents everywhere! If your dog has ever had the misfortune of being sprayed by a skunk, it’s a nauseating smell you won’t soon forget! Skunk spray is not the easiest to eliminate from your dog, yourself, or the interior of your home, I speak from experience! Skunks – A Major Vector Of Rabies Our...

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Interviews from Edie’s Pug House – Hamilton Pug
Apr19

Interviews from Edie’s Pug House – Hamilton Pug

Welcome to “ Interviews from Edie’s Pug House”   Welcome to my new series “Interviews from Edie’s Pug House” where I sit down with fellow pug pals and ask the questions we all want answers to! On my very first episode of “Interviews from Edie’s Pug House”, I’m so pugcited to have the one and only Hamilton Pug  join us! I have known Hamilton a few years now, having first met him on twitter and...

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FroliCat® Cheese™ Automatic Cat Teaser Toy by PetSafe – Review
Dec17

FroliCat® Cheese™ Automatic Cat Teaser Toy by PetSafe – Review

FroliCat® Cheese™ Automatic Cat Teaser Toy by PetSafe – Review My first reaction when seeing the FroliCat® Cheese™ Automatic Cat Teaser Toy by PetSafe was “Do I know a cat that would love playing peek-a-boo with these mice!” I have two cats that have been with us since kittens, Lily who is 14 years old, and Lloyd who will soon be turning 11 years old. Now, Lily and Lloyd couldn’t be any different as far as personalities go. Lily...

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About Us – Kelly with Edie and Edna the Pugs
Oct25

About Us – Kelly with Edie and Edna the Pugs

I’m Kelly Harding but many of you may know me better as Edie and Edna the Pug’s humom Our pet blog I Love My Dog More Than My Kids originally began as a way to showcase Edie’s adventures and her personal thoughts and opinions of the life of a pug dog. Over the years our lives have evolved and so too has our blog, ILoveMyDogMoreThanMyKids.com   About Kelly I am the mother of two sons and pet parent to Edie and Edna the pugs,...

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National Nutrition Month for Pets
Mar14

National Nutrition Month for Pets

Its National Nutrition Month and what a great opportunity to discuss pets, nutrition and healthy weight. Earlier this month I joined Royal Canin Canada at the Ontario Veterinary Technician conference in Toronto where the topic of discussion was pet nutrition; knowing the signs of obesity in pets; obtaining and maintaining healthy weight in pets. As a pet owner attending the conference, it gave me the opportunity to tackle the subject...

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Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference & Awards
Mar08

Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference & Awards

Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference & Awards (OAVT 2016) I am not a veterinarian. I am not a registered veterinarian technician (RVT). What I am is a pet parent that had the privilege of attending the Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference and Awards ceremony for 2016. It was an evening to celebrate and honour the professional veterinary technicians that dedicate their time and lives to...

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4Knines Luxury Car Seat Cover for Pet Parents
Jan07

4Knines Luxury Car Seat Cover for Pet Parents

4Knines® Luxury Car Seat Cover Dogs and car rides. You can’t have one without the other. Taking you furry friend to the park after a rain; watching them as they roll around in the snow; even better – seeing them splash around in the water at the beach or local creek. What fun it is! Or is it 😉 Going for an adventure with your dog sounds like a good idea. You enjoy watching your dog as much as they enjoy getting wet and...

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Renovations with Pets – Stress on Pets
Dec08

Renovations with Pets – Stress on Pets

This week of Renovations with Pets, it’s about the toll it can play not only on the humans, but the stress it causes to the pets. Up until now renovations have gone rather smoothly. The weather for this time of year has been exceptionally co-operative and in addition to the usual renovation mess, we haven’t had to deal with snow and wet being dragged throughout the house as supplies and workers come in and out. As much as...

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Renovations with Pets – Week 2
Nov05

Renovations with Pets – Week 2

We are nearing the end of our first full week of renovations with pets. I think I got off easy last week when everything went so well. Mind you, we only had one day of work being done when our kitchen window was being replaced. This week we are in full renovation mode with our basement being completely gutted. To prepare for this week, I printed and posted these signs on our entrance and back door just as a reminder not to let the...

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A Pug on the Red Carpet – TIFF15
Sep16

A Pug on the Red Carpet – TIFF15

A Pug on the Red Carpet Keeping my pug eyes open for all the Stars attending the Toronto International Film Festival You have to be on your paws because you never know when your favourite Star might show up. Sometimes it can be a bit of a wait, so you need to have a little pug break and sit down. I found these great balls! I was hoping to bring one home to play fetch! It’s impawtant to get your picture taken in front of as many...

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Before – During – After, A Pug’s Weight Loss Journey Continues
Aug12

Before – During – After, A Pug’s Weight Loss Journey Continues

Before – During – After A Pug’s Weight Loss Journey Continues It’s no secret Edie has been on a weight loss journey. I have been quite open about it, the struggles along the way, as well as the success she has achieved. Some pet parents may be in denial about their pet needing to loose weight, even making excuses, and some truly not seeing their pet as over weight. We can come up with all sorts’ reasons...

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Senior Pets – Toilet Misses – Outsmarting a Cat
Jul31

Senior Pets – Toilet Misses – Outsmarting a Cat

It seems like only yesterday we adopted Lily as a wee kitten, but in fact its been 13 years! Lily was very petite when we got her and not much has changed over the years, she’s still tiny, no more than 7 pounds. Lily has always been a healthy cat, able to run quickly after her favourite toy, a ball of tin foil, and leap high and effortlessly onto window sills to chatter at the birds, and of course the bathroom sink – her...

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Animal Actors or Pets
Jul22

Animal Actors or Pets

Do tv programs and movies effect the popularity of dog breeds? And if so, what effect does it have on that breed? Is it positive – showing the dog in a different light, or highlighting the skills that these dogs/breeds are capable of? Is it negative –  this dog breed is now so popular that everyone wants/needs to have one, even if that dog is not the right fit for you or your family? Do people understand that what they are...

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Edie’s Pet of the Week – Ontario SPCA
Jul21

Edie’s Pet of the Week – Ontario SPCA

Introducing Whiskers Whiskers is so adorable it was hard to take photos of her because she kept wanting to be petted! Whiskers is a Domestic Shorthair/Mix She’s just over 5 years old and spayed Whiskers came in as a stray She’s quite plump, loves attention and giving kisses! Staff describe Whiskers as a “love bug” Her Meet Your Match is “Purple Secret Admirer” For more information about Whiskers or any of the other...

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Happy Canada Day!
Jul01

Happy Canada Day!

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Relaxing Wednesday
Jun17

Relaxing Wednesday

Just a pug relaxing on a lawn chair. Hope your Wednesday is just as relaxing...

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Introducing – Vet Chat with Dr. Llera
Sep16

Introducing – Vet Chat with Dr. Llera

Introducing  Dr.Ryan Llera I met Dr. Llera on Twitter and became a fan of his blog, DrRyanLlera.com, where he shares pet health information, the life a veterinarian, and his personal experiences of pet ownership. Dr. Llera and I have teamed up to share pet health information and topics of interest to pet owners in a new segment called, “Vet Chat with Dr. Llera“. Dr. Llera and I invite you to leave comments below with...

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