Do you ever wonder just what your pet is feeling? Does it ever concern you that your pet is unable to tell you when they feel ill? If so, you’re not alone! Many pet owners feel this way. That’s exactly why we interviewed Dr. Sheilah Robertson of the American Veterinary Medical Association about assessing pain in animals. Dr. Robertson has been involved in Animal Welfare for two years and has been with the American Veterinary Medical Association for a year and a half. Before that, Dr. Robertson was a veterinarian for 32 years! Her main focus has been assessing and relieving pain in animals, with a specialization in pain management and anesthesia. In this episode of the Pawdcast, Dr. Robertson… read more
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Here at Kijiji, we love pets. The pets section has given many people the opportunity to re-home pets they can no longer care for, but we hope any pet re-homed once finds their forever family! The best way to ensure that you and the animal you bring into your life are a good fit is to do your research and consider the following factors beforehand: Lifestyle – whether you prefer a night in snuggling on the couch, or like to spend your spare time doing sports, you want to make sure your choice of pet matches your lifestyle. If you like to go out after work frequently, that should definitely enter into your decision. Living arrangements – do you live with room mates, family,… read more
We’re pleased to announce a new feature on Kijiji that lets you search and sort for pets only from Animal Shelters. As a way to increase the visibility of our friends and partners at Animal Shelters, we’ve teamed with Petfinder and started importing their shelter ads into our site. This partnership allows us access to Petfinder’s 13,000 animal shelters from across North America and import ads from shelters in local communities. You can find the attribute ‘Shelter‘ under the ‘Offered by‘ section in the left sub-navigation of the site. When you choose it, you’ll be taken to a page that shows just shelter ads, as shown here. The Shelters information will be listed on the top right under ‘Poster Contact… read more
Kijiji is pleased to be participating in Woofstock again, held at St. Lawrence Market, Toronto on June 11-12th. This year we’ll be doing another photo booth where owners can take professional photos with their pet on a green screen, as well as giving away dog bandanas. We also have stop ins from local animal shelters that will be helping answering questions about pet ownership, and filming short videos with different dogs on adaption and breed information. Come by and say hello, meet the pets team, take a photo and grab some free swag!
Kijiji Guide to Responsible Pet Ownership Kijiji Pets Code of Conduct All ads posted in the Kijiji pets section must comply with the Kijiji Pets Policy and the Pets Code of Practices set out below. As an advertiser you must comply with all federal, provincial and municipal legislation related to animal protection. Check the relevant government sites for clarification. Any ads found to be breaching applicable laws or by-laws and reported to us for breaching these laws will be subject to removal from Kijiji immediately. For more information on the Kijiji Pets Code of Conduct, please visit our help page. What are the rules when posting a Pet on Kijiji? Please respect the following rules when posting a pet… read more