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No Purrblem: 7 Dog Breeds That Are Very Friendly To Cats

Animals like cats and dogs have proven their great worth in our everyday lives. They have become more than just guard dogs and companions. Over the years they have also become therapy animals and dear family members helping their humans cope with emotional stress. Dogs and cats are expected to not like each other. In […]

Sabrina Thurlow Photography

Come see the difference a professional can make! Sabrina Thurlow Photography specializes in portrait,commercial and wedding photography with a particular flair for pet photography! Our modern and luxurious studio is nestled inside a unique heritage building in downtown Halifax (we have parking!). Sabrina has formal training in photography and over 10 years of experience.


AEPortraits is a portable Photography studio servicing Halifax, NS and it’s surrounding areas. Having a portable studio at your service means there’s no more worrying that you forgot to bring your daughter’s favorite toy with you, because you know she wont smile without it. It means there’s no more excluding the family pet, just because […]

Bridget Havercroft Images

DC Art & Design

Creativity for me is not only finding a unique way of expressing oneself, but also the ability to view things in a different light. I grew up in Vacaville, California. It’s OK if you don’t know where that is, most people don’t… After living and working in Germany for many years, I now call Halifax […]

Jennifer Sinclair- Artist

Though raised in an artistically supportive family,(In Halifax NS) and later taught by an encouraging High School Art Teacher, Jenn is a largely self taught artist. Initially focused on pencil drawings as her strongest skill , in an effort to explore her creativity to a greater extent she decided to teach her self how to […]


Miss Janet’s Art Work

Every once in a while a person will come along with a natural talent for art, music or what ever. In many cases they go unnoticed. I feel that Miss Janet is one of those people. Miss Janet was born in Nova Scotia and has traveled extensively throughout Canada. She has just moved to Black […]

Nick Rudnicki

I have been shooting my whole life, it was love at first sight when I saw my first capture. When I saw that perfect frame, where light, subject, and background all gel into ideal harmony, that is what first drew me to photography. Not that much has changed since then. What first started as the […]

Cameron Graves

My goal is to create great works that consider not only the animal’s physical appearance, but also his/her nature. Capturing the spirit and personality of the subject, whether person or pet, is the key to a successful work. I feel privileged as an artist to create works of art that people embrace into their homes […]

Rebecca Caclarke

These students in grades 10-12 from Junior Achievement’s Company Program, totally amazed me with their business savvy and leadership skills at the 2013 Pitch It! event at the World Trade and Convention Centre. These winning teams from their provincial regions had a chance to pitch their business plan to a panel of local business leaders […]

Shana’s Photography

Life is full of moments that you appreciate and never want to forget. Times that you should embrace and cherish as they are part of you incredible journey. Don’t let them pass you by. I can help you turn your moments into unforgettable memories.

Sharon O Hearn’s Candid Canine

Sharon O Hearn’s Candid Canine is one of the Photographic Studios Portrait in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, located in 102 Bruce Dr , B4C 3V1.Contact a representative of Sharon O Hearn’s Candid Canine at 902-865-3709 for your queries.

Jungle Pets

Jungle Pets is a retail pet store located in Halifax, NS. We focus on exotic animals, reptiles, and snakes. We carry the largest selection of reptile supplies, hamster supplies, rabbit supplies, rat supplies, and ferret supplies in Atlantic Canada. Jungle Pets also has large fish, bird, small animal, cat, and dog selections.

Petstuff on the Go

Petstuff on the Go is a local not-for-profit pet supply delivery business operated by mental health consumers, specializing in top quality pet foods and products. Coupled with your patronage and Petstuff on the Go’s valuable work experience, we directly support mental health consumers in their efforts to become self-supporting members of the community. Petstuff on […]

Planet Paws Pet Essentials

Planet Paws Pet Essentials is committed to making your experience one that benefits the well-being of your pet’s natural life. We supply a wide selection of the best quality natural foods and pet health care products in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. The pet foods we carry are in compliance with our standards of bringing to you […]

Three Dog Bakery

Wholesome, yummy, all natural treats and food for dogs!

Walkers Livestock Feed & Supplies

Established in 1982 on Eisner’s Drive in Dartmouth and moving shortly after to their present location, we are currently in our 30th Year of business. A family owned and operated business dealing with everything from pet foods, livestock foods, landscaping & garden supplies, trees & shrubs and so much more, catering to both retail and […]

Four Feet on the Ground

Our retail storefront is located next to Carnegy Animal Hospital in Clayton Park, easily accessible from all major routes in or out of Halifax and convenient to reach if coming across the harbour from Dartmouth. Nova Scotia is often referred to as Canada’s Ocean Playground. Our Halifax Regional Municipality is a dynamic city which offers […]

Road Apples

Road Apples is a specialty store providing Atlantic Canada with the highest quality products for their dogs, horses and their own personal fashion! From a giant selection of cowboy boots, english show apparel and beautiful horse blankets to high quality dog food and breyer figurines, we have everything you need! General Information

Krazy Kritter Kookies

The company is “fresh from the kitchen” having only started up in February, 2012. Owned and operated by Angela Seguin, the healthy and tasty dog treat making operation was inspired by the need for better quality and better tasting treats for her 4 retired racing greyhounds.

K-9 Orthotics & Prosthetics

The personal frustration and discomfort caused when Jeff was first provided with a poorly fitted and constructed prosthetic leg opened the door to what has become a remarkable career. Jeff decided that he could do much better and built his own prosthetic leg. He quickly realized that he had an ability to help many others […]

Best Friends Pet Supplies

Best Friends Pet Supplies was established in 1989. Since our inception we have strived to provide our customers with the best products at the fairest prices. We keep trying to make available the healthiest food for your best friend. Our staff are proud to go the extra step in providing exceptional service and knowledge.

Countryside Canines

Countryside Canines, is a locally owned and operated doggy boutique, providing a variety of services and products for the four legged members of your family. Obedience Classes & In-Home Consults., Grooming, In-Home Boarding, Daycamp, Food & Supplies.

Adorable Dogs Grooming Spa

Adorable Dogs Grooming Spa The Place That cares No dog too big or small

Jennifer Greenwood Professional Dog Grooming

I am a qualified, professional dog groomer with 10 years experience in Nova Scotia & Ontario, legal and insured to work from my home. Certified in Pet First Aid – St John Ambulance. and a member of the IPG International Professional Groomers – in the process of working towards becoming a Master Groomer. Member of […]

Down Home Dog- Grooming & Canine Comforts

We offer a wide range of professional grooming services with three groomers who will be happy to meet you and your dog. We also carry high quality food and treats and a wide variety of retail items. We are currently working on our Website and Price List but both will be posted as soon as […]

Good as Gold Grooming

I live in Halifax and have 11 years of grooming experience with goldens while owning three of my own. I showed my youngest male in conformation at the dog shows until he received his Canadian Championship so I am no stranger to proper grooming practises for the breed and show ring alike. I handle your […]

Moo’s Clues Pet Grooming

Are you looking into getting your pet to be groomed to its finest?… well you have found the spot. Moo’s Clues Pet Grooming is located in the Maplewood-on-the-Lakes subdivision in Hammonds Plains. Here at Moo’s Clues Pet Grooming, we are dedicated to making your pets’ grooming experience a happy one. The entire grooming process is […]


I have over 13 years experience in grooming pets & show dogs, specializing in Shetland Sheepdogs, Collies and Golden Retrievers. We will be open by appointment Monday to Friday through the day or clients can make arrangements to have grooming done on some evenings and weekends.

Vanity Fur

Vanity Fur is a cage-free, all-breed, professional dog grooming salon located at 937 Sackville Drive, at the site of The Chewed Slipper Dog Daycare. Grooming service includes ear cleaning and nail cutting, hypo-allergenic professional shampoos and conditioners, as well as a trim/cut of your choice. We will express anal glands upon request. Enhance your pet’s […]

Mud Puddle Paws Dog Grooming Spa

At Mud Puddle Paws we offer appointment only grooming – so your dog is not here longer than they need to be. We do not do cage drying. All dogs are dried by hand and monitored during the whole grooming process

Kira’s Pet By Design

Kira’s Pet By Design is a full service dog grooming salon. We also have modern and ergonomically designed self-serve dog wash stations. We offer several Brands of super premium dog and cat food, treats and supplements. We pride ourselves in carrying toys that are tough for your pet but easy on your wallet. With beautiful […]

Mutt Cuts

We always have your pet’s best interest in mind and will recommend what we feel is right for your pet’s size, temperament and age. For young animals our motto is “introduction” not “perfection” as it’s important that grooming be introduced as a positive experience early on. For your more mature pet, we recommend easy to […]

Dapper Dogs

Professional pet grooming, Premium pet food and supplies

Paw Prints Doggy Daycare Inc.

Our goal is to provide a safe and entertaining environment for your dog when you are unavailable. We understand that for many, their dogs are not just simply pets therefore we will give your dog the same love and attention that they receive from you at home. Our vision is to create an atmosphere that […]

Companion Animal Hospital

Companion Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Dartmouth, NS. The professional and courteous staff at Companion Animal Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for […]

Dartmouth Kennel Services

Dartmouth Kennel Services located at 299 Main Street, Dartmouth, NS is a boarding kennel located in a country setting within the city of Dartmouth. The kennel is conveniently located only 10 minutes from Halifax (HRM) and a short 20 minutes from the Halifax Stanfield International Airport in Nova Scotia. The owners and staff at Dartmouth […]


Doggystyles, an all-breed grooming & pet supply shop is conveniently located 299 Highway #2 in Enfield, Nova Scotia. Owner Susan Richard brings more than 15 years of experience to the shop and is comfortable working with any shape & size of dog. Susan and all of our groomers firmly adhere to our policy on gentle […]

Playful Paws Inc.

Host to a wonderful professional dog groomer and qualified trainers and handlers! We house almost 4000 sq feet of indoor/outdoor space customized to our own specifications with specialized flooring to be easy on our furry friend’s joints. We love to keep busy and are constantly on the hunt for new and fun things to do […]

Dan the Dogfather

Dan Ross is located in Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, and he offers boarding, residency training, and behavioural consults. Pick up and drop off available to most areas of Halifax, Bridgewater, and the Annapolis Valley. If you are interested in dog training, you should first click on About Dan and his training to read about how […]

Pampered Paws Inn

We cater mainly to dogs for the Doggy daycare however all pets are welcome in the B&B rooms. We have three separate theme bedrooms available for people and their pets, The Pampered Pooch, The Blue Dog house and The Red Rover.


We all love our dogs and have the best intentions for them, but unfortunately work and family demands often leave little time for us to properly exercise our canine companions. A quick walk around the block or a game of fetch in the backyard most often does not provide the proper exercise our dogs needs […]

Woodlands Pet Resort

Our guests stay in modern rooms with heated floors, air conditioning and a private outdoor run which they can access at will. Toys will be available for their entertainment, while conversation keeps them feeling loved and appreciated. A radio further adds to their comfort.


We are always concerned about what’s best for your dog and will take care of him/her in a clean, natural, dog-friendly, fun and healthy environment. The Doghouse is an exciting new Boarding and Daycare facility located in Porter’s Lake, Nova Scotia, close to Halifax, Dartmouth and the Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

Country Critter Sitters

Dogs Who’ve Shared Our Lives They will not go quietly, the dogs who’ve shared our lives. In subtle ways they let us know their spirit still survives.

Shortts Lake Doggy Daycare

Shortts Lake Doggy Daycare is a bright, clean doggy daycare and cage free boarding facility. With separate areas, both inside and out, for smaller/older and larger dogs.


I started my career in Petawawa Ontario with Obedience classes where I was responsible for helping introduce agility to that area. Upon moving to Nova Scotia in 1992, I worked with a local instructor and started my own business in 2000 in West Chezzetcook and Dartmouth (at the Dartmouth Veterinary Hospital.) I believe in small […]

Novaway Kennels

Our experience with dogs spans over thirty-eight years, having trained and campaigned dogs in both Canada and the US. As retirement years approached, it seemed a natural progression to continue with our love of canines and Novaway Kennels evolved. (1996)

Doggie Pooh

We all love our pet(s). We all know they need 60 minutes of exercise every day, just like we do. BUT we all work long hours and cannot always take the time to walk them. On the weekends it seems like we have an endless supply of time to spend with the dog but come […]

Roaming Rovers

Joanne Pullin is the owner of Roaming Rovers. She grew up in Newfoundland always having dogs, her father being an avid hunter. At a very young age she helped open the first S.P.C.A. in Corner Brook Newfoundland and boarded several in her home until the shelter was available. She made her move to Nova Scotia […]

Dog Runnin

In short, we run! At DogRunnin we run work with your family to maximize your investment in your dog’s health and care. If you’re hoping to see behaviour changes, help your dog loose weight, or just burn off excessive energy we tailor our services to meet the unique needs of your dog based on their […]

Halifax Dog Walking and Pet Sitting

I started my own dog walking business 7 years ago to realise my dream on a full time basis. I have over 25 years of experience in animal care, including my own family of dogs, cats, horses, birds and a rat, plus those I have cared for within my profession. I have attended various seminars […]

Halifax Pet Au Pairs

We’re Rebecca and Ceilidh Higgins, Halifax university students who have years of experience working with dogs.


Seven and a half years ago I became a Mom to Jelly Bean a Yellow Lab pup with an incredibly sweet temperament and boundless energy. I found myself searching for trails so that we could take long hikes in the woods. It was our favourite time of the day, sometimes walking alone, sometimes with family, […]

Mr. Housewatch

Mr. Housewatch is a pet sitting business located in the Halifax Regional Municipality, servicing the areas of Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and surrounding areas. We offer in home pet and house care from periodic visits to live-in services.

My Cat Sitter

My name is Anne MacKinnon and I provide cat sitting services in Dartmouth, Bedford, and Halifax Nova Scotia. I’m a retired librarian living in Dartmouth with my dogs, Tess (right arm) and Will (left arm) and my cat Paw’ly. Ti’Beau, who, sadly, is no longer with us, is the handsome gentleman whose picture graces the […]

Tails to Trails

A dog who gets regular exercise, social interaction with other dogs and the opportunity to get out and explore a world of scents, sights and sounds makes for a happier, healthier pet. Loving dog owners understand this but it can be hard to maintain a regular daily exercise routine with busy schedules and limited time. […]

The Happy Pack

We at The Happy Pack provide services to meet the needs of busy people and there pets. Whether you work long hours, want your dog to get out of the house for a potty brake, a walk, a trip to an off leash park, a hike in the Front Range, or some good-old-fashion play time […]

Woofin’ It

Breagh’s License Dog Grooming

We are a small grooming shop dedicated to treating your furry friends to a relaxing, stress- free, and fun grooming experience. We make sure we cater to each individual dogs needs or requirements. We are happy to adjust in any way we can to ensure your pup has a pleasurable experience. We accept all breeds, […]

All About Dogs

All About Dogs strive’s to provide a friendly pawsitive based training experience,pet and owner alike. We will go to great length’s to provide you and your family friend and or friend’s the resources to achieve your goal!

Flying Tails Dog Training

Flying Tails’ objectives are centered around providing skills sets to the dog owner community with the intent to foster and grow a meaningful dog-owner team relationship. It is important and satisfying to observe dogs, who are brilliant in the art of communicating with humans, learn and play, and to observe their people learning and having […]

Partners For Life Canine Education

Partners I: is a basic manners course which is the foundation of a strong working partnership between your dog and yourself. The 6 week course covers the sit, down, walking politely by your side, name recognition, coming when called, not jumping up, stay by your side and learning self-control. We will focus on building value […]

Sublime Canine Services

Sublime Canine Services is pleased to bring a modern, compassionate approach to living with dogs in HRM. We offer small class sizes in a fun upbeat atmosphere, private training and dog walking services. Committed to humane practices that get results, Sublime Canine has a training option for every lifestyle. – See more at:


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The Chewed Slipper

For 5 years, our fur-family business has been Sackville’s first choice for safe canine socialization and it is our honour to be part of these grrrreat dog families.

Dynamic Dogs Daycare and Training

Dynamic Dogs is a family-owned business. We decided to start a dog daycare becuse many dog owners lead busy lives and need someone to take care of their pet when they are away at work. Of course we love dogs, and our location is specially designed for taking care of dogs. So put your mind […]

Lietash Canine Academy

Lietash (pronounced lee-tash) Canine Academy: Training, Dog Sports, Boarding, Fun with your Dogs on our 435 acre farm in South Rawdon or at a venue of your choice. Owner Bob Ottenbrite has over 34 years experience in dog training. Bob and his friendly, knowledgeable staff keep up to date with modern training techniques.

Dogs of Pride

We’re dog driven, not dollar driven! At Dogs of Pride, we believe that all dogs should have the tools necessary to become dogs of pride and that it is up to us to provide you, their guardians, the means to help them.

Dio Malinois

Our boarding services are offered to pet owners and serious working dog owners & handlers. Your pet will be kept clean and comfortable during his/her stay with us and we guarantee that he/she will receive the appropriate level of play and rest. We are experienced professionals with experience in training and working with many different […]

Atlantic Cat Hospital

Dr. Hugh Chisholm and his wife, Kathy, had a vision – to provide a veterinary hospital in Atlantic Canada devoted exclusively to cats and their owners. Their vision became a reality in 1987 when the Atlantic Cat Hospital opened its doors. Dr. Julia Gilkerson purchased the Atlantic Cat Hospital in 2010.

Complete Care Hospital for Pets

We are dedicated to the health care needs of companion animals. We understand the special bond that you share with your pet. We are committed to providing the highest standards in quality health care to enhance and extend your relationship for as long as possible.

Cobequid Animal Hospital

We are a full service veterinary practice, committed to providing the best possible care for your companion animals.

Sackville Animal Hospital

Our appointment book is computerized which allows us to efficiently make appointments for you and your pet. Our receptionists and team will attempt to accommodate all requests to the best of our ability. Emergencies are accepted anytime our clinic is open. If you feel you have an emergency with your pet, please call us or […]

Fall River Animal Hospital

Full service animal hospital offering complete surgical and medical care for dogs, cats and exotic pets. Established veterinary practice in conveniently located award winning hospital on Highway 2 in Fall River.

Acres Animal Hospital

We are an independent full service small animal veterinary hospital offering individualized family-focused animal health care. We offer an integrative approach to your pet’s health care, including veterinary medicine, animal chiropractic and acupuncture. Equine chiropractic and acupuncture is also available.

Dartmouth Veterinary Hospital

The Dartmouth Veterinary Hospital has been in its current location since 1971, and was purchased in 1975 by Dr. Ian McKay. In mid-2004, after heavy destruction from Hurricane Juan, the newly renovated and expanded hospital reopened with a new laboratory area, large surgical preparation and treatment area, a large surgical suite, a dental suite that […]

Full Circle Veterinary

Our dynamic, passionate and dedicated customer care team wants you to experience inspired, integrated veterinary health care. Our broadly educated veterinarians, technologists and support staff meld conventional veterinary medicine and surgery with diverse special interest fields including: nutrition (commercial and home prepared feeding plans), diagnostic ultrasound, acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, canine rehabilitation, feline focused medicine […]

Harbour Cities Veterinary Hospital

Harbour Cities Veterinary Hospital was founded in 1971 and has been growing continuously, moving to its present location in 1985. In 2008, the hospital underwent extensive renovations providing for a modern, fully heated/air conditioned Boarding facility as well as a full service Veterinary Hospital.

Nova Scotia SPCA

The Nova Scotia SPCA is proud to offer the first low-cost/high-volume, dedicated spay and neuter service in the province of Nova Scotia. Located in Dartmouth, the clinic will help with the Society’s mission and mandate, which is the prevention of cruelty to animals.

Metro Animal Emergency Clinic

The Metro Animal Emergency Clinic was established in November 1997 to provide emergency care for your pet during the hours your regular veterinary hospital is closed. The veterinarians of Metro perceived the urgent need for a level of emergency care which would provide rapid access to a dedicated emergency staff.

Russell Lake Animal Hospital

Russell Lake Animal Hospital is proud to serve the Dartmouth Nova Scotia area for everything pet related. Our veterinary clinic and animal hospital is run by Dr. Adva Barkai-Ronayne, who is a licensed, experienced Dartmouth veterinarian.

Sunnyview Animal Care

Sunnyview Animal Care offers services for cats, dogs, equine, avian, reptiles and ALL exotic pets. We Offer Innovative, Compassionate veterinary care for you, your family and your loving pet – Because caring is what we do!

Bedford Highway Veterinary Hospital

We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet’s health care. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. The entire healthcare team […]

PetFocus Veterinary Group

The PetFocus Veterinary Hospital, Bedford South, is a unique facility with an open concept, centered around a state-of-the-art surgery suite. Viewing windows allow you to see from the front door to the back door. They also facilitate an environment of collaboration and transparency and give clients a sense of reassurance that their precious pets will […]

Basinview Animal Hospital

Basinview Animal Hospital began in 1997 in Bedford, NS. Since then we have been steadily growing, thanks to our fantastic clients! We have 4 fabulously talented Veterinarians, Dr. Yvonne, Dr. Mike, Dr. Amanda and Dr. Candace, as well as a great Technical and Reception team.

Vetcetera Animal Hospital

At Vetcetera Animal Hospital our goal is to provide excellent care for your pets as well as a comfortable, enjoyable experience for the entire family. We strongly believe in the benefits of good preventative health care for your pet. We are enthusiastic and willing to take the extra time and effort to address any concerns […]


Walk4.Me is a Halifax based Pet Service that offers Dog Running, Dog Walking, Pet Sitting, Yard Cleanup and a DogBlog so you can see how much fun we have.


At DogRunnin we run work with your family to maximize your investment in your dog’s health and care. If you’re hoping to see behaviour changes, help your dog loose weight, or just burn off excessive energy we tailor our services to meet the unique needs of your dog based on their age, breed and lifestyle.

Sirius Dog Walking

Sirius’ mission is to provide Halifax dog owners with an extraordinary commitment to the health, happiness and care of their dog.

Dog Trekkers K9 Adventures

Dog Trekkers are outdoor enthusiasts specializing in off-leash wilderness treks and adventures for your dog. Our motto: It’s no walk in the park!

Spryfield Animal Hospital

Our professional and courteous health care team provides medical, surgical and dental care for our patients. While we are experts in our field dedicated to giving our best every day, we are also pet owners who understand your commitment to give your pets the best care possible. We treat all of our patients as if […]

Woodbury Animal Hospital

Led by Dr. Frank Woodbury, the hospital offers a healthcare team committed to enriching the loving bond between clients and their pets by providing compassionate quality care.

Eastern Passage Village Veterinary Clinic

The professional and courteous staff of EPVVH is committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. We look forward to working with you and serving the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Clayton Park Veterinarian Hospital

The veterinarians, technicians and client relations staff at Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital have been providing high quality pet care in Halifax since 1979.

Carnegy Animal Hospital

Carnegy Animal Hospital is an independent veterinary hospital located in Clayton Park, Halifax, Nova Scotia. We have been at our present location since 1995 with numerous expansions over the years.

Bark Busters

Bark Busters recognizes that each dog and family is unique, so we design a custom program for each client. We take into account all relevant factors like temperament, behaviour history, age, and environment to design the solution that will work best for you.

Unleashed Pawsabilities

Unleashed Pawsabilities provides basic and advanced training for dogs of all ages, including puppy socialization classes in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Alpha Dog Studio

Alpha Dog Studio strives to offer unique dog photography that portrays YOUR dog’s unique personality and create an artistic product you’ll cherish forever. Alpha Dog Studio is a boutique dog photography studio.