Canada Puppies

Let's Give a Hand to Canada's Animal Welfare Heroes

Barbara Cartwright | Posted 10.31.2014 | Canada Impact
Barbara Cartwright

Do you know an animal welfare hero? Someone who has dedicated their life to improving the welfare of animals in Canada?

Happy World Animal Day -- Let's Stop Puppy Mills!

Barbara Cartwright | Posted 10.04.2014 | Canada Impact
Barbara Cartwright

October 4 is World Animal Day, a global event celebrating animals big and small, from coast to coast and sea to sea around the world. Here in Canada, almost 30 per cent of households have a dog. They provide companionship, happiness and even therapy to their owners. But we still face a dark problem when choosing where to get our next dog -- puppy mills.

The 49 Most Canadian Dogs On The Internet

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada Living

O Canada WE CAN'T TAKE IT ANYMORE. SO CUTE. MAKE IT STOP. OK, so not all of these dogs are actually Canadian, but each and every one embodies the s...

LOOK: Mama Dog Adopts Abandoned Puppies

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

It may be getting cold outside, but this adorable story about a dog who adopted eight abandoned puppies is warming our hearts. On Dec. 3, a box of ...

WATCH: Puppies Help Students De-Stress

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.02.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Exam periods are stressful times, and what better way to unwind than petting an adorable puppy in between study sessions? And that's exactly the th...

puppy years

Jackie Pal | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Living
Jackie Pal

Be prepared to have your threshold for filth increase. As your pup's interest in used Kleenexes, rotting corpses and somebody's previous night's regret grow, so does your willingness to shove your hand in their mouth to grab their sidewalk afternoon delight; even if it happens to be a used condom.

This Shelter Is So Full, It's Turning Away Animals

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.01.2013 | Canada Alberta

Pet-owners seeking to surrender their animals to the Edmonton Human Society (EHS) will have to look somewhere else, for now. For the first time in ...

Puppies Help Lost Boy Survive In Forest

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada

Kyle Camp, a 10-year-old boy with Down's Syndrome lost in Alabama, survived a night in the woods because of four puppies. Rescuers found the boy, w...

There's Nothing Cruel About Neutering Your Pets

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 10.22.2012 | Canada Living
Karin Kloosterman

While going through a bout of religious enthusiasm myself, I took on the practice and decided to let my dog have puppies. I think I learned more about mammal reproduction in one morning of midwifing eight puppies than I did studying zoology for four years at the University of Toronto. But living with the puppies was a nightmare.

Cute Puppies Play With Presents, Make Mess

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada Living

Who wouldn't want a box of puppies for Christmas? We're not sure what we love more: the stunning decorations or adorable puppies unleashed on this...

Over 500 Malnourished Dogs Seized From Quebec Puppy Mill

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2011 | Canada

MONTREAL - More than 500 dogs have been seized from a Quebec puppy mill in what could represent the largest animal cruelty case in the province's hist...