Whether the the tabby crashing on your keyboard and reminding you to take a break or the golden retriever forcing you to take your steps between Zoom calls, pets are saving us in more ways than one during these months of lockdown life intermittent. Who more deserves to be spoiled with a high-end nap nook or candle food bowl? We’ve found 10 cutting-edge pet care products from Canadian retailers that will spark joy for you and your furry friend.

Modeled by Gertrude

Silver Paw Aden Raincoat and Canada Pooch Wellies
From a Montreal brand of dog clothes, this jacket features trademark anti-bacterial fabric and a built-in poop pouch. The non-slip boots, made in Toronto from silicone, are easy to put on even the most restless pup.
Raincoat, $39, silverpawdog.com
Wellies, $22, canadapooch.com

A picture of a dog in a stroller
Modeled by Tiny

Top Paw Pet Stroller
For pets with mobility issues (or god complexes), a collapsible stroller provides a safe, shaded ride.
$120, petsmart.ca

A dog sitting in front of a bowl of water
Modeled by Tiny

Pets So Good Table Bowl
This scratch-resistant ceramic food dish brings a modern twist to mealtime.
$75, www.ssense.com

A cat looking at taco toys
Modeled by Chewie of Happy Kitty Cat Training

Mini Tiger Design Catnip Tacos
Who said tacos were only for Tuesday? These festive felt toys are handmade in Nova Scotia with organic catnip.
$13 each, etsy.com

Modeled by Chewie of Happy Kitty Cat Training

Napping Cats Wooden Rocket Tower
Halifax-based Cats Who Nap’s standout cat tower features comfy sleeping spaces and multi-level climbing platforms.
$300, catswhonap.com


Doggystyle Bathroom
Montreal designer Alain Courchesne has crafted a stylish solution for indoor potty breaks.
$199, doggybathroom.com

A white bathroom for dogs

CBD Bloom Bath
Formulated with CBD, oatmeal, and chamomile, this pet-friendly bath bomb relieves stress and soothes itchy skin.
$17, calyxwellness.co


Biothane Dog Collar
From Lumby, BC comes a stylish necklace that is water and odor resistant.
$65, dogdoggoose.ca

A blue dog collar

Zero waste food program
Earth Options refillable bulk dog and cat food and Crumps’ Naturals treats help eliminate packaging waste from Canada’s more than $4 billion pet food industry.
$4 per pound, shopgoodboy.com

Pet food on a spoon
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