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Animal Food Banks Help Communities

Updated: Dec 02, 2022 Originally Published on Animalfoodbank.org Feb15, 2021 Animal Food Banks Help Communities You may have seen a pet or animal food bank in your community.  Why are we needed?…

Animal Rescues In Canada

Animal Rescues in Canada Animal rescues in Canada – and most probably, everywhere – are very different from animal shelters in the ways they operate, along with their mandates. Not having consistent…

Chattel And Pets, What Is Chattel?

Chattel And Pets, What Is Chattel? What is Chattel? Can our pets be classified as chattel? Are our pets nothing but property? In the Merriam Webster dictionary, the word ‘Chattel’ is defined…

Gigantic Influences of Pets for the Homeless

Gigantic Influences of Pets for the Homeless Never understimate the influences of pets. Homelessness is a very complex issue that is different for everyone experiencing it. Sleeping on the streets is a…

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Pet influencers in Canada – AFB Pet Club favorites

Pet influencers in Canada – AFB Pet Club favorites Social media can be a depressing…

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I run a pet food bank. I’ve been quiet long enough. Hi my pet loving…

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Why Are Pets So Important To The Homeless?

Why Are Pets So Important To The Homeless? Western societies inexorably share archetypical images tied to our collective memories. Among those images, we find the one of Le Mat, The Fool. A powerful image of a pet and a homeless, sharing a special…

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Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help)

Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help) We all know how heartbreaking it can be to see animals in need of care and love, or being euthanized in a shelter due to a lack of space. Unfortunately, due to…

Animal Rescues In Canada

Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help)

Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help) We all know how heartbreaking it can be to see animals in need of care and love, or being euthanized in a shelter due to a lack of space. Unfortunately, due to…

Chattel And Pets, What Is Chattel?

Chattel And Pets, What Is Chattel? What is Chattel? Can our pets be classified as chattel? Are our pets nothing but property? In the Merriam Webster dictionary, the word ‘Chattel’ is defined as an item of tangible moveable or immovable property except for…

Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help)

Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help) We all know how heartbreaking it can be to see animals in need of care and love, or being euthanized in a shelter due to a lack of space. Unfortunately, due to…

Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help)

Why Fostering a Pet Is So Important (How You Can Help) We all know how heartbreaking it can be to see animals in need of care and love, or being euthanized in a shelter due to a lack of space. Unfortunately, due to…

What’s a Good Name for a Dog?

What’s a Good Name for a Dog? There’s more to a dog name than most people realize. Picking a good name for the newest member of the family comes with a lot of responsibility as it represents both the dog’s personality and individuality;…

Doggie Divorce – How to Co-Own a Pup

Doggie Divorce – How to Co-Own a Pup We think about how painful it is to end a relationship with those we thought we’d be spending the rest of our lives with. But that’s a reality some of us must face. And when…

Bringing Your Dog to Work

Bringing Your Dog to Work In the modern workplace, the line between professional and personal life continues to blur, and one trend that’s gaining popularity is the concept of pet-friendly offices. For dog owners, being able to bring their furry companions to work…

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What’s a Good Name for a Dog?

What’s a Good Name for a Dog? There’s more to a dog name than most people realize. Picking a good name for the newest member of the family comes with a lot of responsibility as it represents both the dog’s personality and individuality;…

Doggie Divorce - How to Co-Own a Pup
Doggie Divorce – How to Co-Own a Pup

Doggie Divorce – How to Co-Own a Pup We think about how painful it is to end a relationship with those we thought we’d be spending the rest of our lives with. But that’s a reality some of us must face. And when…

bring your dog to work
Bringing Your Dog to Work

Bringing Your Dog to Work In the modern workplace, the line between professional and personal life continues to blur, and one trend that’s gaining popularity is the concept of pet-friendly offices. For dog owners, being able to bring their furry companions to work…

spending family day with your dog
Spending Family Day with your Dog

Spending Family Day with your Dog As Canadians gear up to celebrate Family Day, a national holiday dedicated to spending quality time with loved ones, there’s one family member often overlooked: our beloved canine companions. Family Day presents a perfect opportunity to include…

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Spending Family Day with your Dog

Spending Family Day with your Dog As Canadians gear up to celebrate Family Day, a national holiday dedicated to spending quality time with loved ones, there’s one family member often overlooked: our beloved canine companions. Family Day presents a perfect opportunity to include…

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How Long Does a Dog Stay in Heat?

How Long Does a Dog Stay in Heat? Have you ever wondered what it means when your dog is in heat? The medical term is “estrus,” but most people call it “heat.” It’s the time when a female dog’s body is signalling that…

Celebrate Valentine's Day with your Dog
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your dog

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your dog If you’re not celebrating Valentine’s Day with anyone special this year, then you’re not alone. However, if you’re a dog owner, why don’t you just celebrate Valentine’s Day with your dog? Yes, it might sound silly but…

Valentine's Day gift ideas for dog moms
Valentine’s Day gift ideas for dog moms

Valentine’s Day gift ideas for dog moms Someone close to you is a certified dog mom. Whether she’s your spouse, best friend, sister, or even your mom, they certainly will feel the love if you send them Valentine’s Day gifts meant to honour…

DIY Valentine's Day Dog Treats
DIY Valentine’s Day Dog Treats

DIY Valentine’s Day Dog Treats Dog treats are one thing, but sweets specifically for Valentine’s Day are in a league of their own. Love is in the air for this special day so show your pup some love. As a dog parent, you’re…

dog grooming ideas for Valentines Day
Dog grooming ideas for Valentines Day

Dog Grooming Ideas for Valentines Day What better way to show your dog some love than celebrating them on Valentines Day. Treat your dog to something different this year by focusing on beauty and glamour. From mohawks to bling, your dog will look…

AFB WEEKLY NEWS ROUNDUP – Week of NOVEMBER 18, 2022

Weekly News Roundup Week of November 18, 2022 Sunday Edition Lost dog takes himself to police station A dog named Rosie who became separated from her owners managed to turn herself into a police station. After being spooked by a firework on Nov.…

The Real Reasons Black Cats Don’t Get Adopted

The Real Reasons Black Cats Don’t Get Adopted The Animal Food Bank is recognizing the black cat and the historical superstitions associated with these mysterious but lovable creatures and the real reasons black cats don’t get adopted. If you walk into your local…