Collaboration and involvement

DOGOPEDIA – hunting dogs

All dogs love to hunt, but not all dogs would turn out to be great hunting dogs. Interested to read further? May we suggest these previous blogposts : Herding dogs : Dogs for finding missing people : In spring the nature wakes up, and so does your dog’s natural instinct :  


Herding dogs used to herd sheeps. Noawadays, the popular breeds are more prone to herding their canine friends at the dog park or retrieving tirelessly a worn ball. But it is always interesting to know where our dogs come from, right? So that we can understand why they do what they do, and what they…
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Dogs have an excellent sense of smell. This talent can save lives : Dogs can track missing people, and find them before it is too late. Important, right? But training your dog sense of smell can also be only fun for the both of you. Mathieu Lavallée introduces us to this activity in our new DOGOPEDIA…
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Some dogs are way too social, while some just aren’t. Some dogs are social-savy, and some dogs seem to have miss their social interaction 101 class… Meeting dogs on a leash walk can be troublesome to say the least. Interested to read further? May we suggest these previous blogposts : Respecting dogs in need of space :…
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Oven-Baked Tradition at Tremblant’s 24h of skiing

What a weekend! Tremblant’s 24h of skiing is an annual rendez-vous for Oven-Baked Tradition: All year long, Oven-Baked Tradition’s team organizes several fundraising activities to collect money for the Fondation Charles-Bruneau, which cares for children with cancer. This summer’s Lave-eau-chien where you were all so generous was one of those fundraising activities. Friday, the team…
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News from the cats on parliament hill

You are not familiar with these cats on parliament hill in Ottawa or where they come from? Here is their story: These cats bring a smile to a lot of locals and tourists every single day – they are real mini stars! Of course, a lot of people need to be involved by giving…
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The cats on parliament hill in Ottawa

If you have been to Ottawa, you have probably visited the parliament of Canada and might have stumbled into the cat sanctuary on parliament hill. Here is a short video on those cats: And here is ten-minute videos covering the story: The cats on parliament hill (It is in French, but the images say a…
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Orphan pets

So now we know that dogs love to work. But one thing that needs to be added is that dogs love to work for someone. Working makes them feel like a useful and desirable member in their family. Family first! This is why being in a shelter for a dog is so hard. Not only…
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