Ontario SPCA Animals’ Voice Pawdcast – Pet Nutrition FAQ’s
Mar17

Ontario SPCA Animals’ Voice Pawdcast – Pet Nutrition FAQ’s

Great topic on this episode of Animals’ Voice Pawdcast Pet Nutrition FAQs This week on Animals’ Voice Pawdast, the Ontario SPCA is joined by Dr. Pelletier, DVM, and Dr. Ritzie, DVM, from Royal Canin Canada, as they discuss pet nutrition topics such as: why senior pets require a different diet, how to deal with picky eaters, understanding the food we are purchasing, making sure that food is safe for our pets, and questions...

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OAVT Conference 2015
Mar16

OAVT Conference 2015

I love going on adventures and meeting new friends, so when I was given the opportunity to attend the OAVT conference in Niagara Falls with Royal Canin Canada this month I jumped at the chance. The Falls may have been frozen over but there was no lack of warmth and cuddles from the technicians! These great group of humans were there to learn about new veterinary products and to attend seminars full of information to assist them in...

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Ontario SPCA Pawdcast – Partnership with Royal Canin Canada
Feb19

Ontario SPCA Pawdcast – Partnership with Royal Canin Canada

What a partnership indeed! I’m always happy to share for my friends at the Ontario SPCA, and as Ambassador to Royal Canin Canada, I was proud to see the two of them in this new and exciting partnership, and ecstatic to learn Royal Canin Canada’s, minimum committed donation to the Ontario SPCA for 2015, is 85,000 lbs of dog and cat food! In this episode of the Animals’ Voice Pawdcast, the Ontario SPCA speaks with: Sabine...

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A Pug at the OVMA 2015
Feb09

A Pug at the OVMA 2015

Not all dogs like going to their veterinarian’s office. The thought of having a check up, being weighed, getting needles, having our temperature taken, being poked and prodded is not what most dogs would put at the top of their list of fun things to do. So can you only imagine what it was like being the only dog at the Ontario Veterinarian Medical Convention filled with nothing but veterinarians! What was my humom doing to me?...

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Lights, Camera, Action and Pug Weight Loss
Jan20

Lights, Camera, Action and Pug Weight Loss

Lights, Camera, Action  Pug Weight Loss I have woofed about the need to loose my extra pug weight, my struggles along the way, and the victory I have achieved. Recently my humom/typist and I had the opportunity to meet up on set with Royal Canin Canada to discuss on camera what I call my “weight loss journey”.     It was a day of lights, cameras, sound checks and yes, even make up! Those of you who know me, know...

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Weigh-in Day
Dec03

Weigh-in Day

My Face and Thoughts on Weigh-In Day Oh dear Maybe I shouldn’t have had those extra treats.   Is it too late to take my harness off?   YES! I knew I was fine! Down a couple of points! That means I can have some treats now – right?...

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The Cat “Food” in the Box
Aug25

The Cat “Food” in the Box

There are 2 cats in our household and they couldn’t possibly be any different from one another. Cat number 1 is Lily.  Lily was adopted from the Humane Society as a kitten over 12 years ago. She was just a tiny little thing when we brought her home and not much has changed from that first day, she has grown up into a lovely looking cat, but she is still  petite weighing just over 6 pounds.   Food has never been a priority...

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The Cat Threw Up Again!
Jul14

The Cat Threw Up Again!

Mom! Lloyd threw up again! Mom! I stepped in puke! Mom! UGH! The joy of a long haired cat – Hairballs! Until Lloyd we never had the pleasure of being a pet parent to a long haired cat before, and no experience with the hairballs associated with them. What do we do about these “presents” we would find under our feet in the morning? We were told: “Brush Lloyd regularly” “Give Lloyd hairball...

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My Journey Continues- A Pug’s Story to Healthy Weight Loss
Jul03

My Journey Continues- A Pug’s Story to Healthy Weight Loss

My Journey Continues A Pug’s Story to Healthy Weight Loss I’m Edie the Pug I love food and This is the continuing story of: My Healthy Weight Loss Journey In a recent post,” My Journey – A Pug’s Story to Healthy Weight Loss“, I woofed about my challenges with weight loss and my love of food, but with encouragement from my humom, my vet and my food, Royal Canin’s Satiety Support, I’m...

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My Journey – A Pug’s Story to Healthy Weight Loss
Apr16

My Journey – A Pug’s Story to Healthy Weight Loss

My Journey  A Pug’s Story to Healthy Weight Loss I love food. It loves me. There, I’ve said it. My name is Miss Edie the Pug and I love food! Maybe a bit too much 😉 This is the story of my journey and struggles to achieve and maintain a healthy pug weight. I honestly don’t see the issue? I’m hungry, I eat – period.  According to my humom and my vet, it is an issue. As a pug puppy my weight was monitored...

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Dog Nutrition and Feeding – The Overwhelming Selections
Mar07

Dog Nutrition and Feeding – The Overwhelming Selections

Dog Nutrition and Feeding The Overwhelming Selections We all want what’s best for our dogs. That I’m sure, at least I hope, is the one thing dog parents can agree on. In my opinion, one of the most important things we can do for our dogs is to ensure they are eating a heathy, well balanced diet specific to them and their individual needs. But saying that, just taking a walk down the pet food isle can be an overwhelming...

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