ZoomerShow 2014

Many of our friends, family and client know that Smidgin and I are training in the sport of Dog Agility. We train at All About Dogs, in Toronto, under our great trainer, Renée DeVilliers, and will be performing agility demos at the ZoomerShow.

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Free Shipping is Here!

Who said nothing in life is free? We’re here to dispel the myth! Smidgin and Company is pleased to announce that free shipping is finally here for our Canadian Customers! When you purchase $75 or more in a single order, we’ll pay your shipping for you! That’s right – FREE shipping! That saves you $10 bucks! That’s right…

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Many Dogs, One Tug

The great thing about our Tuff Tugs are that dogs love them, and dogs seem to naturally play together with them. It’s as if they know exactly what it’s all about. When I first started to make Tuff Tugs, Smidgin and her sister Olive and housemate Reuben would test them out rigourously. Here they are…

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Foster Fun with Tuff Tug!

Meet Hunter. Hunter is a Pug/Boston Terrier mix, who is a foster  with Pugalug Pug Rescue, looking for a new home. He’s a busy guy, with LOTS and LOTS of energy, and Smidgin thought he could use a Tuff Tug to play with, since it’s a big hit with just about every dog! Hunter’s foster…

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Farm Dogs Tuggin’ Fun!

Dogs Love Our Tuff Tugs! Dogs of all sizes, shapes and breeds! Most dogs will share, and seem to know that they are supposed to TUG with their new toy, instinctively. Here are a mixed bag of breeds and sizes having a great time on the Farm. Belanger Organic Farms, up in Hillsdale. They happen…

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Celebrate Summer Sale!

Summer is on it’s way and we want to celebrate! To celebrate the summer’s arrival, and everyone now being able to get outside again with their dogs, we are having a Summer Sale. Spend $25 with us from now until July 31, 2014 and use this coupon code $umm&r25%off when you check out and receive 25% off…

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Smidgin and Olive learn to play "Keep Away" with the ball!

Play Dates

Smidgin and Olive’s adventuring didn’t start right away. They were a bit young and still needed some basic training to ensure they would come when called and behave themselves while out and about. So, while training was ongoing, the girls often had play dates together, where they refined their wrestling, tug, and sharing skills. In…

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Smidgin - just hours old

Smidgin’s Beginnings

Smidgin (and Olive) was born on August 24, 2011. In a litter of 7 pups is hard being the runt! [anything_slider title=”Smidgin in Her First Few Months” column=”full-width” autoslide=”7000″ slider_id=”193″/]   When I ran into Molly on the street while taking my other dog, Impulse out for a walk on a cold October evening, I…

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