November 27, 2014

Pet Photos with Santa and Adopt-A-Thon (December 6th, 2014)

From My Heart Rescue hosting a Pet Photos with Santa and Adopt-A-Thon, to raise vital funds for their lifesaving work and to bring together dozens of animal lovers to make a difference with holiday fun!Pet Photo with Santa and Adopt-A-Thon fundraiser is set to kick off at The Canine Social Company on Saturday, December 6th 2014. The fundraiser will see dozens of supporters enjoy baked goods and chocolate that all benefits dogs looking for a second chance with From My Heart Rescue. Supporters … [Read more...]

GRINCH photo day with your dog (December 6th, 2014)

Barks n’ Rec is hosting GRINCH photo day with your Dog. Yes you read that correctly THE GRINCH.The nasty one himself Mr. Grinch will be at Barks n’ Rec on Saturday December 6th from 9 am to 3 pm We charge $20 per dog- for that they will receive 2 digital photos of them with the Grinch, a photo card holder, a Christmas present from us the staff, and as long as they want to stay and play in our facility ( the clubhouse ) We book 8 dogs per hour so each dog must pre-register with us to ensure … [Read more...]

PetTech Pet First Aid & CPR Certification (Toronto)

PetTech Pet First Aid & CPR Certification (Toronto)When: Jan 17 & 18, 2015, 8 am - 1 pmDescription: Would you know what to do with your pet, or a pet in your care, in case of emergency? This 8 hour certificate program is for pet owners, dog walkers, groomers, trainers, and people in the pet care industry.Cost: $175. Receive $25 off when you mention this promotion.For more details contact us at Metro Dogstop at (416) 789-4451 or info@metrodogstop.com … [Read more...]

Looking for Free? Want to Take your Dog Along?

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Toronto is a big city. There are loads of things to do here. You should never be bored. Sometimes, though, you may find that you've exhausted your list of go-to places and you need to expand your horizons. This gets slightly more complicated when you have a dog you enjoy doing stuff with.Enter WikiTO's guide to "Free or inexpensive places to take your dog." Check it out.  It's just getting started, we think, so there's a good chance that you can add some places to it, as per the spirit of … [Read more...]

Glow in the Dark this Winter

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We are almost at that time of year when it just about feels dark out just about all the time. It's dark when you get up. It's dark when you leave for work. It is dark when you come home...... and it most certainly is dark for most of your daily dog walks.To give me and my dogs greater visibility during dark walks, I've tried quite a few different lighted collars, leashes, or clip on lights in my 20 years of owning a dog. Until very recently, I've always been disappointed with the quality of … [Read more...]

Unleashed is Hiring!

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Looking for a little more adventure in your life? Want to break out from behind that desk and enjoy the pleasures of the outdoors? A pack leader position at Unleashed in the City might just be for you!All candidates must have their own vehicle that can safely and comfortably fit a pack of 6 dogs. Candidates must have a clean driving record, supply a police background check and provide at least 2 references. This is a full time position. Serious applicants only please. Submit cover letter and … [Read more...]

Job: Bark Zone Off-leash Dog Walker

The Bark Zone is looking for an off-leash group dog walker who is available daily from Mon-Fri between the hours of approximately 9-5.Please read this ad thoroughly. Comprehension and the following of instructions are very important for this job. This starts for us with the application process.Requirements:- Sorry, this is not an option… we will not be able to consider anyone who doesn't have a good size vehicle in good working condition. It's required to transport dogs to/from park. … [Read more...]

JOB POSTING: The Bark Zone is hiring

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Here we grow again! The Bark Zone is looking for a reliable, energetic and outdoor loving off-leash group dog walker. You must be available during the day Monday through Friday for morning/afternoon group walks.Requirements:- Most importantly, you must be a dog lover! - You must have a larger vehicle such as a wagon or minivan. This is required to transport dogs to and from the park. Please keep in mind it can get very messy! - You must have prior experience owning and/or working with … [Read more...]

Dachshunds as Art? Why yes!

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Harbourfront Centre is looking for a slew of dachshunds (and their owners) for Dachshund UN, an exciting contemporary performance installation presented as a part of World Stage 2013. They can promise you and your pooch will be together at all times, all while participating in what's sure to be one of the most talked-about events of the year!Dachshund UN's production sponsor PawsWay hosted recruitment meetings for a tonne of aspiring delegates last month, so be sure to visit the Facebook … [Read more...]

Pet Pics with Santa & Christmas Bazaar & Bake Sale

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Pet Pics with Santa & Christmas Bazaar & Bake Sale Saturday, December 1st 10am – 4pm @ Toronto Humane Society ~ 11 River Street ~ Have your pet’s picture taken with Santa ~ $20 ~ and take your photo home with you.No pet? No problem! Everyone is invited to come to this fun event & enjoy delicious baked goods while browsing the Christmas Bazaar for some great holiday gifts - featuring beautiful, one-of-a-kind, high quality hand-made items such as mittens, scarves, hats, sweaters, … [Read more...]