Training and Behaviour Articles

Dog and owner sitting on dock

How do I help my pet overcome her fear of...

Q:  What’s the best way to train your puppy to enjoy being in the water? She shakes and cries when […]

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When should I start training my puppy?

Q: I have a young Siberian Husky that’s 3 months old, when should I begin real training? – Marianne C. […]

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We’re moving, how can I help my cat to relax...

Q: We will be moving soon and our cat does not tolerate car rides. What can we do to help […]

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Cat on counter

How can I stop my cat from counter-surfing?

Q: My cat won’t stay off our countertop and is getting into the bread, what do I do? – Sarah […]

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Chinchilla with woman

Chinchilla 101

Quick Facts LIFESPAN: Approximately 10-12 years SIZE: 9-10” (23-25cm) body plus 6” (15 cm) tail EXPERIENCE LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE Socialization & […]

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Habitat Sweet Habitat: Parrotlets & Lovebirds

Setting up a cage for your new parrotlet or lovebird? Here’s what you need to know. Choosing a Habitat Parrotlets […]

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Parrotlet & Lovebird 101

Quick Facts LIFESPAN: Approximately 10-20 years SIZE: Up to 7” (18 cm) long EXPERIENCE LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE Socialization & General Care […]

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Parakeet (Budgie) 101

Quick Facts LIFESPAN: Approximately 7-10 years SIZE: Up to 7” (18 cm) long EXPERIENCE LEVEL: BEGINNER Socialization & General Care […]

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Colourful finch at bowl

Finch 101

Quick Facts LIFESPAN: Approximately 15-20 years SIZE: Up to 60” (152 cm) long EXPERIENCE LEVEL: BEGINNER Socialization & General Care […]

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