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Recent Animal Care articles

Kris Koop of Blue Barn Pet & Hobby Farm supports the health and welfare of animals.
West Kootenay, Castlegar, Animal Care, Small Business, 40 Under 40

Kris Koop, Castlegar’s critter champion

Lifelong animal lover Kris Koop, owner of Blue Barn Pet & Hobby Farm, provides care for pets through his products and services.

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Kris Koop owns and operates the Blue Barn Pet & Hobby Farm shop in Castlegar, B.C.
Business Beat, West Kootenay, Castlegar, Animal Care, Retail, Small Business

Blue Barn business

The owner of the Blue Barn Pet & Hobby Farm in Castlegar loves critters and their people.

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Picture of guest ranch.
East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Animal Care, Cuisine, Developments, Entertainment and Hospitality, Real Estate, Retail, Small Business

Top 10 most unique businesses for sale in the Kootenays — Fall 2016 edition

From pub and restaurants to guest ranches and pet stores the Kootenays definitely has a unique line up of business ventures for sale.

Marriane Millar with a dog
West Kootenay, Grand Forks, Animal Care, Small Business

Animal Instinctz Grooming

Animal Instinctz Grooming can make your pet look like a dinosaur.

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Kootenay Careers, Animal Care, Cuisine, Health & Wellness, Retail, Small Business

Career BUZZ: Top Jobs in the Kootenays - July 29 issue

Kootenay Business is pleased to present a weekly snapshot of the top jobs available in the region.

A line up of the friendly staff at Tanglefoot Vet Clinic.
Kootenay BizBlog, Fernie, Animal Care, Small Business

Tanglefoot Veterinary Services to expand to Fernie

"We already work with a lot of people from Fernie, but they can't always make it to Cranbrook during regular business hours," said Uli Helvoigt, owner.

Tammy Murphy (L) and Jessica Piccinin own Quack Me Up! Farm and Hatchery, a duck business that has relocated to Creston, B.C.
Creston, Agriculture, Animal Care

A future in her roots

Jessica Piccinin, owner of Root and Vine Acres, found her calling in producing wholesome food on her farm in the Creston Valley

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Tanner De Bruyne recently had his line of Pup-A-Tire products on display at the Cranbrook Winter Market.
Kootenay BizBlog, Cranbrook, Kimberley, Animal Care, Small Business

Kimberley’s Pup-A-Tire turns old bike inner tubes into dog collars and leashes

With a strong belief in sustainable living, the company combines the power of recycling and repurposing.

Rob and Shelley Ramsay, owners of Canadog in Kimberley, B.C., stand in front of a colourful selection of harnesses, collars and leashes.
Business Beat, Kimberley, Animal Care, Retail

Keep calm and mush on

Canadog is a thriving business for all things dog and dog-powered with a retail store in Kimberley, B.C.

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