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How to Create a Pet Emergency Kit

Posted on September 10, 2018

September is National Preparedness Month, which encourages people to take steps to prepare for emergencies. Pet safety is an important part of DogWatch’s mission, so we’re spreading the word!

One important thing you can do today is to create a pet emergency kit that you can quickly grab in the event of an evacuation or other emergency. Here’s a list of items to include in your kit, per this guide from the ASPCA(more…)


DogWatch Presents The United States of Mutts!

Posted on July 31, 2018

In honor of #NationalMuttDay, held bi-annually on July 31st and December 2nd, the DogTails team created this video featuring some fabulous mixed breed DogWatch dogs from across the USA! The wide variety of pups our DogWatch Hidden Fence Dealers serve is a true testament to the unique looks, spirit and personality of mixed breed dogs. Cheers to all mutts out there, and to all the families that love them!


2018 Summer Reading List for Dog Lovers

Posted on June 6, 2018

Picture this: it’s a lovely summer day, and you’re sitting in your backyard in a comfy chair with your pet relaxing by your side. Sounds delightful, right? Well, we want to help you achieve this summertime bliss with our annual Summer Reading List for Dog Lovers. Check out this year’s picks below and share your favorite dog-themed books in the comments and on Facebook! (more…)


7 Moving Tips for Dog and Cat Parents

Posted on May 24, 2018

It’s that time of year…peak moving season, that is! Planning for a move is a big task, and DogTails is here to help! Whether you’re moving to an apartment down the street or relocating across the country, read our tips to help prepare your pets for the big day. Follow this advice to help make this transition as smooth as possible for your precious pup, and for your faithful feline, too! (more…)


Beautiful Spring Plants for Your Dog-Friendly Garden

Posted on April 25, 2018

You love gardening. You love dogs. Gardening plus dogs, however, is not always a winning combination. In addition to our 8-step Dog-Friendly Gardening Checklist, we’ve compiled a list of pet-safe plants for your spring garden, and some plants to avoid. Check it out, and share photos of your garden and your dogs on our Facebook page(more…)


The Top 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds in Canada in 2017

Posted on March 28, 2018

Earlier this week, the Canadian Kennel Club released their annual survey of the most popular dog breeds in Canada in 2017. Canadian DogWatch customers, did your dog’s breed make this year’s list?  (more…)