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We Adore Kew Gardens In The Beaches

July 9th, 2019 | City LivingMonika's Animal House

Did you know that Toronto currently has about 1,600 parks and 600 kilometres of trails, which translates to about 8,000 hectares? That's approximately 13 per cent of Toronto’s overall land area - not bad for a major metropolitan centre! While not all of the city's parks are lucky enough to… Read Full Entry

Family-Run Wag On The Danforth

April 17th, 2018 | City LivingMonika's Animal HouseThe Danforth

Look out Petsmart - there's a new top dog in town!     As we all know, bigger doesn't always equal better. This especially rings true at Wag, a small family-run business on the Danforth at Woodbine that carries a wide variety of all natural foods for dogs, cats, small… Read Full Entry

We Hit The Trails For Toronto’s Top Dog-Friendly Parks

November 16th, 2017 | Monika's Animal House

Although we said good bye to the hot days of summer, the cool breeze of autumn air still offers the opportunity to bundle up and enjoy the outdoors before the arrival or the dreaded winter. Caring for a dog is a great excuse to spend your free time outside, whether… Read Full Entry

No Bones About It Dog Daycare And Grooming In Upper Beaches

October 13th, 2017 | City LivingMonika's Animal House

For a neighbourhood to truly feel like home, it requires a few essentials. For some, that includes a welcoming cafe, while, for others, it’s the local mom n' pop eatery that reminds you of Sunday dinners. But, if you’re a pet owner, one of the must-haves is definitely an exceptional… Read Full Entry

Raising Your Dog in Liberty Village

September 8th, 2017 | City LivingMonika's Animal HouseKing West / Niagara / Liberty Village

Just as the human population is growing in the neighbourhoods of downtown Toronto, so is the dog population. There are no exact numbers, but it is estimated that there are as many as 280 dogs in an average 40-storey downtown condo. That’s a lot of dogs just waiting to run,… Read Full Entry

Paws Playgrounds in Leslieville

August 15th, 2017 | Monika's Animal HouseLeslieville/Riverside

In an extremely pet-friendly city such as Toronto, there is typically a dog daycare facility in almost every neighbourhood. In the same way we seek out the most raved-about cafe or a yoga studio for ourselves, we want our fur baby to have a quality, safe place to play, socialize,… Read Full Entry

Exploring Rennie Park in Swansea

August 14th, 2017 | City LivingMonika's Animal HouseJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West Village

Toronto is a city of many parks and green spaces. In fact, thanks to our bountiful tree canopy - even downtown - Toronto was ranked 5th in a study of the greenest cities in the world! (MIT, Treepedia). While the larger, more well-known parks - such as High Park, Trinity… Read Full Entry

Rufflecting On Woofstock 2017 In Toronto’s Woodbine Park

July 26th, 2017 | Monika's Animal HouseThe Danforth

If you are a dog owner in Toronto, you may have heard a lot of buzz about Woofstock, a dog festival that took place on the last weekend of May in Toronto's Woodbine Park. The festival is now on its 14th year celebrating dogs and dog owners and just as… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer Sniffs Out Woofstock 2017 At Woodbine Park This Weekend

May 23rd, 2017 | City LivingMonika's Animal House

Summer in Toronto carries many connotations - good and bad - for all of us. As urban dwellers, it's almost guaranteed that the summer months will find us crawling through traffic and road construction, or sweating through chaotic ferry line-ups and cramped rides in unairconditioned subway cars. BUT, that said,… Read Full Entry

A Pawsitive Spin On Toronto Real Estate

April 4th, 2017 | Monika's Animal House

Living in a busy, bustling city can be tough for a human, so consider what a dog must think of this crazy, fast-paced place!  Whether you live in a condominium or a freehold home, one of the challenges of the urban lifestyle is ensuring the health and happiness of our… Read Full Entry