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Reducing Your Carbon Pawprint [video]

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Reducing Plastic Use: The great poop dilemma

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This article as originally posted April 2018. For those of us committed to the environment, it’s easy to quit a lot of our single-use habits. Trade single-use coffee cups for a thermos, go-mug, or just a regular jar. Paper towel? How about a regular cloth towel? But there’s one single-use plastic that is often overlooked. How do you solve a problem like dog waste? You’ve seen the signs all over Vancouver: “be a good neighbour!”, “kids play here”, “please pick up after your dog” are some of the more polite ones. So you bag the waste, and throw it in...

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Reducing Plastic Use

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This article as originally posted April 2018. We are committed to reducing our effect on the planet, and are looking to start a conversation. Earth Day is April 22nd, so let’s talk about this year’s theme: plastic pollution. When caring for your pet, keeping them comfortable and engaged means providing them with outlets like toys and beds. In this article, I’ll propose a few ways you can continue to do this, while keeping plastic pollution in mind. Alternatives to plastic toys Easy enough, just buy toys that aren’t made of plastic! For example, California-based company Jax and Bones makes rope...

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