Avy's Adventures

Sunny Sunday’s

Weekends are my favourite time to spend with Avy – we usually try to make the most of the time by going for a run in Pacific Spirit Park or for a hike on the […]

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Avy's Adventures

Dog Community

If you are a dog owner you’re probably very familiar with the sense of community that exists between dog owners.  When you’re out on the street – whether you’re with your dog or not – […]

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Off the leash (opinion posts)

Dogs in the Workplace

I work in an office tower in the city and every once in awhile the topic of bringing your dog to work comes up. It seems that people have very mixed ideas about this topic…some […]

Avy's Adventures

Trail Running

You may remember from an earlier post that one of the main activities I had hoped to engage in with Avy when I adopted her was running. I love to run and I hoped my […]

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Avy's Adventures

Dog Allergies

Before I had a dog of my own I had heard about other dog owners struggles with allergies and treatment. When Avy first started exhibiting some symptoms of allergies I was concerned but I wasn’t […]

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Avy's Adventures

Avy the Ball Stealer

Avy is a ball stealer…it’s just what she does. We go to the park, she see’s another dogs ball and bam, she gets it and runs away. Orange chuck-it balls are her favourite but she’ll […]

Avy's Adventures

Dog Friends

You’ve probably heard the phrase “it takes a village to raise a child”, well it also takes a community to raise a dog…and I am lucky enough to live in one of the best dog […]