Friendly and Informative Service for All Pet and Garden NeedsLocally owned and operated, Mother Nature offers a friendly, informative and service-oriented retail experience for all pet and garden needs. Whether to a would-be or seasoned gardener, or a new or lifetime pet owner, they are excited to share their knowledge about all things pet and garden!
Monday - Saturday: 9:30 pm – 5:30 pm
7050 Duncan St
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Refreshing Your Home for Spring/Summer
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Spring Cleaning Hacks
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Working from home? 4 tips for your home office setup
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5 Cleaning Tips That Will Make Your House Sparkle
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Houseplants You Absolutely Want to Have in Your House
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True To Its Past
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This virtual platform connects pet owners with veterinarians
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Create an Awesome Home Office Space on A Budget
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Are You Walking Your Dog Too Much?
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How To Decorate Your Rental So It Feels Like Home
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Spring Decor Tips to Refresh Your Space
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House Beautiful: 120-year-old Rattenbury home gets new life in Rockland
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Here are some dog friendly hikes you can take near Squamish
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HOME IDEAS: Lift yourself out of post-holiday funk with DIY projects
Taking down the holiday decorations is never a fun task. Once they are all removed the house can look a little bare. In...
How to garden if you don't have your own garden
Paying $160 for the year was a pretty good price for a vacation property. Only eight minutes from Ben’s downtown apartment,...
New plants worth trying
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Five simple DIY weekend projects that can improve your home’s curb appeal
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Adopting a puppy shouldn't be done on a whim
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Family company built from the floor up
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If your last interaction with wallpaper was the unforgettably tacky, impossible-to-remove and overused versions that ran...
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