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November News and Upcoming Events at Kamp K-9

November News and Upcoming Events at Kamp K-9
In September, Disney (yes... that Disney) videoed a commercial at Kamp K-9 that involved (no surprise) dogs! It was an exciting time for Top Dog, Sue Quinn and her "Krew" and everyone was tickled pink to be a part of the Disney project at Kamp K-9. Stay tuned for viewing of the finalized version of the commercial that will go to air. Experienced Groomer Kamp Kounsellor. Weekend Shift - Saturday and Sunday mornings from 6 am til 2 pm. Kamp Kounsellor. Maternity Leave - Thursday,

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Is Rex Affected By Daylight Savings Time?

Is Rex Affected By Daylight Savings Time?
Dogs (like humans) are creatures of habit influenced by natural sunlight. In the same way we have to adjust to the time, so does our best friend. So give Fifi and Fido a break and let sleeping dogs lie (if only for a few more minutes). Then bring them to Kamp K-9 were they can stay and play all day with the best guardians of the canine galaxy on the

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No No Fido! Do's and Don'ts for the Holidays

No No Fido! Do's and Don'ts for the Holidays
Show Rocky and Adrienne how much you care this holiday season with these Do's and Don'ts: 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 Elmo and

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Dangers for Dogs

Dangers for Dogs
Canines are curious beasts. They enjoy exploring their surroundings with their noses and mouths and can easily ingest common household items that could be toxic! Watch out for these common culprits: People food. Compared to dog food, people food is typically richer, higher in fat and spicier. Dogs that indulge in people food tend to experience gastrointestinal upset or in severe cases can develop inflammation of the pancreas. Chocolate is one of the more common human delights that canine

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Four-Legged Ghosts and Goblins

Four-Legged Ghosts and Goblins
Please be sure to keep your BFFs (best furry friends) away from any candy you might have stashed around the house for Howl-O-Ween. While we're on the subject of howling good times: How does your dog behave during Trick-Or-Treat time? Is Sunshine cool, calm and collected? Does Max really want to dress up in that funny outfit you bought for him? Some dogs are doggone crazy about Howl-O-Ween while others are scared silly!

If you're having a costume party or you think your pet might be

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Encyclopedia of Canine Conditions and Symptoms

Encyclopedia of Canine Conditions and Symptoms
We dug up this comprehensive resource for pet parents called Dog Symptoms and Conditions A to Z. This 'doggie dictionary', while fascinating, should never replace professional veterinary care. For those doting doggie parents out there, the information is crossed referenced three ways... by common dog symptoms, by conditions, and by behaviours. Check it out. Remember to have your pet checked out by a veterinarian and vaccinated at least once a year. Keep your records in a safe place

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Charlie Can Chill Out at Kamp K-9!

Charlie Can Chill Out at Kamp K-9!

We know your furry pals would love to be with you every minute of every day, but sometimes it just doesn't work. If Banjo doesn't like the organized kitchen chaos or you want to come home after shopping to a BFF (best furry friend) that's as tired and happy as you are, bring them to Kamp K-9 for the day. Yes, we offer Daycare for Dogs. Celia and Cedric can enjoy playing with us in our gigantic outdoor playpen. Seriously. It's

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Thanksgiving Apple Cranberry Biscuits

Thanksgiving Apple Cranberry Biscuits
Make these delicious delicacies for Susie and Sam this Thanksgiving! Humans aren't the only ones who will be giving thanks! Ingredients: 1 cup raw cranberries,
1 cup applesauce,
2 cups whole wheat flour,
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon,
1/4 cup milk. Directions for 24 biscuits: Preheat the oven to 325F. Crush the cranberries in a blender and mix them with the apple sauce. Combine with milk, cinnamon, and whole wheat flour, stirring until the dough is well mixed. Knead the

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Sue's Keeping Secrets!

Sue's Keeping Secrets!
Your trusty reporter just found out that Sue Quinn, Top Dog at Kamp K-9 has been keeping "mum" about her involvement with Sheridan College. First, Sue hosted a group of Sheridan College students and teachers in the Animal Care program and talked to them about starting a business in an animal-care related field. Sue was kept on her toes as very enthusiastic students asked lots of great questions. Then we learned that Sue was invited to become a member of a Sheridan College Advisory Board

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Small Business of the Year Nominee 2017

Small Business of the Year Nominee 2017
Mississauga loves Kamp K-9! That's why Kamp K-9 has been nominated for the Small Business of the Year Award in The Mississauga Board of Trade's 2017 Business Awards of Excellence program. Since 1980, the Mississauga Board of Trade has been recognizing Mississauga businesses and individuals whose achievements and ​community involvement have made significant contributions to the economic and social well being of the City of Mississauga. The winners will be revealed on November 16, 2017.

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We had never left any of our dogs at a boarding facility before, but in late summer 2013 left our one year old griffon at KAMP K9. Sue was great, very helpful and we left feeling very confident that he was in good hands. He stayed 2 nights and...

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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

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November News and Upcoming Events at Kamp K-9

Sticks & Bones - November 2017 Disney at Kamp K-9 In September, Disney (yes... that Disney) videoed a commercial at Kamp K-9 that involved (no surprise) dogs! It was an exciting time for Top Dog, Sue Quinn and her "Krew" and everyone was tickled pink to be a part of the Disney... Read more

No No Fido! Do's and Don'ts for the Holidays

Show Rocky and Adrienne how much you care this holiday season with these Do's and Don'ts: The Do's: 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. ... Read more

Charlie Can Chill Out at Kamp K-9!

Thanksgiving Preparations Can Be Confusing for Bambie and Bandit. We know your furry pals would love to be with you every minute of every day, but sometimes it just doesn't work. If Banjo doesn't like the organized kitchen chaos or you want to come home after shopping to a BFF (best... 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