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

It's Heartworm Season (again)!

The Wiggle on Heartworm to Keep Pets Wagging. We found an excellent visual and explanation of heartworm and the risks for dogs in Ontario, thanks to the Ontario Veterinary Group. "Heartworm is a type of filaria (or small thread-like worm) which is a serious and potentially deadly parasite. This parasite can infect over 30 species of animal but is most commonly known to be hosted by dogs. Since it is also present in many wild animals, it is nearly impossible to fully control or eradicate

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Help Find Hudson

February 27, 2015. Missing Dog! Please Help! Hudson is missing. Please help us find him. Kamp K-9 needs your help to find one of our client's dogs. The dog's name is Hudson and he is a big fluffy Leonberger. Last seen last Sunday when he and his brother Rocco got out of their yard. Rocco came back but Hudson didn't come back with him. Hudson is very friendly and loves hugs. Hudson left the yard in the Dundas & Mississauga Road area. If you see him, please contact Sue at Kamp K-9 as soon as

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Do's and Don't's for the Holiday Season

December 9, 2014. Be Kind to Your BFF. The Do's...
3 Ways to Show Sir-Barks-Alot or Susie You Care Humans aren't the only ones that get stressed during the holidays. A change in routine can be disconcerting for your BFF (best furry friend) too! Bring Barney and Betty to Kamp K-9 for Daycare. You'll be happier knowing your house isn't being ripped apart and Barney and Betty will get all the attention they need. Going away for the holidays? Talk to us about Boarding at Kamp K-9 for

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No Puppies or Dogs from Santa Please!

December 11, 2014. Yes - get a pet! Just not for Christmas! Too many unwanted puppies and dogs end up in shelters after the holidays. It's absolutely heartbreaking. The decision to get a family pet should involve the entire family and oodles of time should be taken to find the right one for your family (or have it find you). Instead of being romanced by the glitter and glamour of the holiday season, and making an impulse purchase you may regret, consider an alternative, like a card that reads,

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Leash Free Parks 2015 Calendar

December 8, 2014. Limited Supply of 2015 Leash Free Calendars!

What a great gift! The 2015 Leash Free Park Calendar is available (in short supply) at Kamp K-9. The cost is $10 (including taxes). Great stocking stuffer and a great way to stay organized in

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Great Gifts from Kamp K-9

December 6, 2014. Fetch Your Gift Cards from Kamp K-9 Today!

Kamp K-9 Gift Cards are always the perfect fit! Need a little help with what to give the dogs or dog owners on your Nice - but oh so hard to buy for - list. Talk to

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Hurry! Only a Few Spots Left for Holiday Boarding

December 5, 2014. Nearly as much fun as chasing squirrels! Not able to take Dagwood and Blondie with you on your holiday vacation? We've got you covered! Bring them to Kamp K-9 for a little lovin'. We'll take good care of them.Heck, you can even call and check up on them! Learn more about Boarding at Kamp

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6 Ways to Care for Chester's and Chewie's Canine Feet in Winter

December 1, 2014. Caring for Paws. 1. Good grooming is essential for healthy winter feet. Keep the hair between the paw pads short so that it is even with the pad. This will ensure none of the hair comes into contact with the ground, which in turn will prevent ice balls from forming between and around the paw pads which can be painful and result in trauma. Keeping nails trimmed is important all the time, but even more so during the colder months. That's because long nails force the paw

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MacDuff's Peanut Butter Holiday Shortbread

November 27, 2014. Dog cookies they'll raise the woof for! MacDuff's Peanut Butter Holiday Shortbread. The dough might be a little tricky to work with at first, but it's worth the effort! 1-1/2 cups (375 ml) whole wheat flour
1/2 cup (125 ml) all purpose flour
1 Tbsp (15 ml) baking powder
1 cup (250 ml) peanut butter (smooth or chunky)
3/4 cup (175 ml) milk In a large mixing bowl, combine flour and baking powder. In a small bowl, whisk peanut butter and milk until smooth. Make a well in

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Other Options for Pictures with Santa

November 25, 2014. We're heartbroken! Unfortunately Santa can't make it to Kamp K-9 this year but if you would still like a picture - maybe a little different from the norm - the Grinch is stopping by Barks 'N' Rec on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 from 9 am to 3 pm. The cost is $20 and you must call to pre-book a time. Matt, the owner of Barks 'N' Rec, is a great guy. Tell him Sue from Kamp K-9 sent you and we'll give you a discount off your next service here at Kamp K-9. Barks 'N' Rec

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Our lovely, hyper, never slows down Lab Ellie came home from her first day of daycare and is exhausted. Have you ever heard of a Lab falling asleep while eating? We all know a tired puppy is a good puppy and she's been an angel. Your place is...

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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



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

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Winter Exercise Tips for your Canine Companion

Dogs Don't Hibernate! 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.... Read more

What Hypothermia Means For Your Dog

Causes and Prevention of Hypothermia. 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... Read more

Healthy Pumpkin Balls

Cesar Millan's Christmas Treat for Canine Companions! 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... Read more

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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