April 16, 2014

Can your dog hear this ad?

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I could have sworn that my dog responded VERY favourably to this ad.  Apparently there are sounds in this ad that only dogs can hear.I TOTALLY BELIEVED IT after watching the reaction of my dog. But then, the second time I played it, nothing. Crickets. No reaction at all. She lay perfectly still. Not a flinch.What do you think? Even more hilarious is that apparently this company put up scented posters in some German towns, appealing directly to dogs. Read more from The Toronto … [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...]

Review: Sounds of Baby CD

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Product Review - Sounds of Baby CD After living happily as a family of 3 (2 humans, 1 dog) for years, our family is growing. We're expecting a baby. This news is requiring some adjustment on all of our parts - the rock 'n roll studio is being relocated, the spare rooms will be needed for more than just ironing and dust collection experiments, and our sprawling piles of stuff are being purged. We've discussed the impending arrival with our 7 year old gentle-giant of a dog but we're not convinced … [Read more...]

$99 Lemonade? Thursday only!

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What's with a $99 lemonade? Must be SOME good lemonade!A Toronto-based, non-profit organization, PAWS hosts a series of innovative and fashion-inspired events to raise money for dogs in need of advanced veterinary health care. On Thursday, Sept. 22 from 6 - 10:00 pm ET, PAWS will culminate its summer-long lemonade stand with a recipe that celebrates the day and night in equal parts, per the Fall Equinox. The PAWS Lemonade Stand is situated on the patio of The Beaconsfield, 1154 Queen Street … [Read more...]

Do you have a favourite dog-related product that you want us to feature?

We all have our favourites. Let TorontoDogs.com help get the word out about your most loved and cherished dog product -- maybe it is a much-chewed (but still holding strong) dog toy, a great skunk-smell removal product, bug repellent, or even great dog walking rain boots (for the humans) - just let us know and we'll try to get hold of the product to review.Better yet, if you are the producer or distributor of a dog-related product, get in touch with us and tell us what our visitors, Toronto … [Read more...]

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Welcome to Torontodogs - A guide for Toronto dogs and their people. Torontodogs.com contains Toronto-area information for dog owners such as Toronto dog park listings, dog trainers in Toronto, great dog walkers and daycare centres for dogs, boarding facilities, dog-friendly hotels in and around Toronto and lots of great Toronto dog-related advice. … [Read more...]