July 3, 2019
Lost Pet Prevention Month

Pet Loss Prevention Tips and the Story of Kevin the Cat

  July is National Lost Pet Prevention Month, and of the estimated 10 million pets that are lost each year... View Article

June 19, 2019
May 21, 2019

5 Tips for Soothing Terrified Dogs During Thunderstorms

  Summer thunderstorms can be exhilarating for people, but for dogs, they can be nothing short of terrifying. Veterinarians tell... View Article

May 7, 2019

Disaster Preparedness for Pet Owners

  Studies show that most pet owners don’t have an emergency preparedness plan for their pets. To help remedy that,... View Article

April 25, 2019

Now Is the Time to Protect Pets Against Lyme Disease

  Waiting until summer to start tick protection leaves pets vulnerable to Lyme disease, a painful and infectious tick-borne disease... View Article

April 9, 2019

Yes, Cats Can Get Heartworm Disease Too

It’s National Heartworm Awareness Month, and while dogs are the first pets that come to mind when it comes to... View Article

April 8, 2019

Potentially Fatal Fox Tapeworm on the Rise in Southern Ontario

A small but deadly tapeworm is now widespread in Southern Ontario, a region that until just a few years ago... View Article

March 14, 2019

Are You Prepared for an Early Tick Season?

The Canadian Veterinary Medical Association has designated March as National Tick Awareness Month—and for good reason. Ticks will be waking... View Article

March 7, 2019
March Poison Month Blog

5 Lesser-Known Pet Poisons – Right in Your Home!

  Check out our Facebook Live interview below with Dr. Mark Stephenson, our Chief Veterinary Officer, answering questions about poison prevention.... View Article

February 14, 2019
Valentine’s Day Pet Safety Tips

Valentine’s Day Pet Safety Tips

Curious pets can come to harm when it comes to treats and other things connected to Valentine’s Day gift-giving. To... View Article

January 15, 2019

Dogs and CCD: 3 Brain Defense Tips

January is National Train Your Dog Month, and studies show you can teach an older dog new tricks. Here’s information... View Article

December 20, 2018
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Pet Safety and New Year’s Eve Fireworks

  *While this post may have been written with New Years celebrations in mind, these helpful tips can be used... View Article