1083 Rangeview Road
Mississauga • ON • L5E 1H2
Phone: 905-278-KAMP (5267)
Toll Free: 1-855-225-PAWS (7297)
Fax: 905-278-5268

Preventing Dental Disease in Pets

Preventing Dental Disease in Pets

Aside from regular dental checkups, the most important thing pet owners can do to help prevent dental disease is regularly brushing your pet’s teeth. The Ontario Veterinary Medical Association says, "While pets don’t require brushing twice a day like people, every other day is the minimum to reap the benefits. “There have been studies that have proven brushing teeth less than every other day doesn’t make a difference, really,” said Dr. Huffman. In addition to regular brushing, Dr. Huffman says

Read more: Preventing Dental Disease in Pets

Red Velvet Pupcakes for Valentine's Day

Red Velvet Pupcakes for Valentine's Day
Red velvet is revered by cupcake lovers around the world. This Valentine's Day pamper your pooch with this crimson-hued tasty treat, thanks to beets and Dogster.com. We love you man! Ingredients: 1/4 cup canola oil, 1 cup applesauce, 1/3 cup beet puree or fresh beet juice, 1-1/2 cups whole-wheat flour, 2 tablespoons baking powder. Method: Heat oven to 350F. Line a 6-cup muffin tin. In a large bowl, whisk together oil, applesauce and beet puree. In a separate bowl, combine

Read more: Red Velvet Pupcakes for Valentine's Day

What Are You Doing on Family Day?

What Are You Doing on Family Day?
Bring your favourite furry family member to Kamp K-9 so you can all celebrate Family Day 2018! Family Day is Monday, February 19. It's coming up faster than you can say "ski day" - so give us a call and make your arrangements today! Daycare and Boarding from your favourite Winner of the 2017 Readers' Choice Platinum Award for Best Pet Daycare in Mississauga! (We just wanted to remind

Read more: What Are You Doing on Family Day?

Pet Boarding for Valentine's Day and March Break!

Pet Boarding for Valentine's Day and March Break!
Pet parents - don't forget about Victor and Victoria! Your canine companions need TLC too - exactly what we offer at Kamp K-9. Contact us about daycare and boarding so you can enjoy your time away (and not feel guilty or terrified of what you'll find when you get back). Boarding at Kamp K-9 begins with our 5’ x 8’ "kabins" (rooms). Even better, is the fact that each and every kabin is see-through from top to bottom. Kamp K-9 Kounsellors supervise your BFF's (best furry friends) 24 hours a day

Read more: Pet Boarding for Valentine's Day and March Break!

Seriously Simple Chicken Jerky Strips

Seriously Simple Chicken Jerky Strips
We're sharing this seriously simple recipe for jerky strips that Duke and Daisy will love. Store-bought raw hides may contain a ton of additives and preservatives. Homemade chicken jerky strips are a perfect replacement. This recipe, found in Canine Journal, is a much healthier alternative and very easy to make. Store them in an air-tight container in the fridge for up to two weeks (if they last that long!). Ingredients: 2-4 boneless skinless chicken breasts. Makes approx 10-20

Read more: Seriously Simple Chicken Jerky Strips

Winter Exercise Tips for your Canine Companion

Winter Exercise Tips for your Canine Companion
It's important that your dog get daily exercise. On those days when bad (or frigid) weather makes walking Susie and Sam impractical, you can still give your best buddies the exercise they need with these winter exercise ideas. Bring your best furry friend to Kamp K-9 for Daycare. We've got lots of room for them to run and play (and stay all day). We love that rhyme. Your BFFs are constantly supervised so you never have to worry what they're up to when you're not home. Here are a few more

Read more: Winter Exercise Tips for your Canine Companion

What Hypothermia Means For Your Dog

What Hypothermia Means For Your Dog
When winter rolls around it brings freezing weather with it. Along with the cold comes another danger for our dogs: hypothermia, which is a dangerous drop in body temperature. The name comes from the Greek words “hypo,” meaning under, and “therm,” meaning heat.Today we're sharing an informative article published on Cesar Millan's website about hypothermia, its causes, diagnosis, what to do, and how to prevent it. While the condition can affect dogs and humans, it can affect dogs more severely

Read more: What Hypothermia Means For Your Dog

Healthy Pumpkin Balls

Healthy Pumpkin Balls
This snack from Cesar's Way is not only delicious but is also filled with fiber, vitamin A, beta-carotene, potassium, and iron. Ingredients for Healthy Pumpkin Balls: 1/2 cup canned pumpkin, 4 tbsp molasses, 4 tbsp water, 2 tbsp vegetable oil, 2 cups whole wheat flour, 1/4 tsp baking soda, 1/4 tsp baking powder, 1 tsp cinnamon (optional). Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix pumpkin, molasses, vegetable oil, and water together in a bowl. Add the whole

Read more: Healthy Pumpkin Balls

WebMD's - Top 10 Winter Skin and Paw Care Tips

WebMD's - Top 10 Winter Skin and Paw Care Tips
WebMD says, "exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin, but these aren’t the only discomforts pets can suffer. Winter walks can become downright dangerous if chemicals from ice-melting agents are licked off of bare paws. Says Dr. Louise Murray, ASPCA Director of Medicine, “During the winter, products used as de-icers on sidewalks and other areas can lead to trouble for our animal companions, potentially causing

Read more: WebMD's - Top 10 Winter Skin and Paw Care Tips

Avoiding a Canine Crisis this Christmas

Avoiding a Canine Crisis this Christmas
The ASPCA has put together a comprehensive list of the top toxic people foods to avoid feeding your pet. As always, if you suspect your pet has eaten any of the following foods, please note the amount ingested and contact your veterinarian as quickly as possible. Alcohol. Alcoholic beverages and food products containing alcohol can cause vomiting, diarrhea, decreased coordination, central nervous system depression, difficulty breathing, tremors, abnormal blood acidity, coma and even death.

Read more: Avoiding a Canine Crisis this Christmas

Page 1 of 19

Kamp K-9 Newsletter Sign Up!

 
* indicates required

What They Said...

We boarded our two cockapoos with Sue at Kamp K-9 for a 3 week period this past October and couldn't be more pleased with her and the facility. Both Maggie and Riley appeared to have thoroughly enjoyed their stay and the care and training that th...

Liz Stonehouse
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Prev Next

Wellness

Wellness

Many alternative therapies have been found to assist humans lead a more stress-free and pain-free lifestyle. Some of these therapies have now been modified to allow our pets to enjoy the same kind of stress-free... Read more

U-DO-IT Wash Stations

U-DO-IT Wash Stations

Keep your own tub or sink scratch-free. Come and use our tubs, shampoos, conditioners, dryers, grooming aids (combs, brushes, etc) and bond even more with your furry companion. We also provide natural aromatherapy sprays to... Read more

Training

Training

Kamp K-9 offers various programs through Canine Rainbow (with Livia DiGiovanni and Dusan Jovanovic) and Sean Kent. Training helps your dog stay balanced by having lots of exercise and fun while, at the same time,... Read more

TAXI KAB Service - Coming Soon!

TAXI KAB Service - Coming Soon!

Coming Soon! Kamp K-9’s Taxi Kab Service is a convenient service that is available for those families whose lives are really hectic (who's isn't); or for families that don’t own a car or maybe even those people... Read more

Reiki Therapy for Dogs

Reiki Therapy for Dogs

A Japanese hands-on healing art using the healing energy from the Reiki Master’s own hands to help restore balance, peace and harmony to the four-legged patient.  Once your pet becomes comfortable with the Reiki Master,... Read more

Play Sessions

Play Sessions

Kamp K-9 offers fun, energetic play sessions to help quench your dog’s thirst for exercise and play. Open Play Sessions (for dogs of all sizes) take place all day and until 9:30 pm. Please note,... Read more

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Prev Next

What Are You Doing on Family Day?

Don't Leave Winston Home Alone! Bring your favourite furry family member to Kamp K-9 so you can all celebrate Family Day 2018! Family Day is Monday, February 19. It's coming up faster than you can say "ski day" - so give us a call and make your arrangements today! Daycare and Boarding... Read more

Preventing Dental Disease in Pets

Aside from regular dental checkups, the most important thing pet owners can do to help prevent dental disease is regularly brushing your pet’s teeth. The Ontario Veterinary Medical Association says, "While pets don’t require brushing twice a day like people, every other day is the minimum to reap the benefits.... Read more

Red Velvet Pupcakes for Valentine's Day

Red velvet is revered by cupcake lovers around the world. This Valentine's Day pamper your pooch with this crimson-hued tasty treat, thanks to beets and Dogster.com. We love you man! Ingredients: 1/4 cup canola oil,   1 cup applesauce,  1/3 cup beet puree or fresh beet juice,  1-1/2 cups whole-wheat flour,  2 tablespoons baking powder. Method: Heat oven to... Read more

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
Prev Next

Canada's Guide to Dog Vaccines

In recent years, concerns have been raised about immune-mediated disease following vaccinations. However, there is still significant scientific controversy regarding the data available. While there is no doubt that annual vaccinations have helped eradicate the incidence of once common viral diseases such as canine distemper, hepatitis, and canine parvovirus, many... Read more

Heartworm Disease In Dogs

Protecting your pets from Heartworm disease in Ontario (Ontario Veterinary Medical Association) Heartworm is a serious and potentially fatal condition caused by parasitic worms that live in the heart, and blood vessels that supply blood to the lungs of infected animals. Pets can contract heartworm disease from mosquitoes that are infected with... Read more

Recommended Dog Vaccinations

Distemper, Adenovirus, Leptospirosis, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus, Corona virus, Bordetella, Lyme Disease, Giardia, and RabiesVaccinations are imperative to the health of your dog. I've outlined different dog vaccinations and puppy vaccinations that might be recommended by your veterinarian.Vaccinations are what keep your dog from getting sick; your veterinarian will let you know... Read more

The Farley Foundation

Established by the Ontario Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) in 2002, the Farley Foundation (a registered charity) assists people (disabled, seniors, etc) in need by subsidizing the cost of veterinary care for the pets that mean the world to them. The Farley Foundation is generously administered by OVMA. Donations from the veterinary... Read more