Tag Archive: pet safety

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 18, 2018

7 Holiday Foods NOT to Feed Pets

Sharing holiday foods with pets can be hard to resist—especially when they stare at you with those adorable eyes. However,... View Article

December 17, 2018

The Winter Forecast Calls for Pet Safety. Are You Prepared?

Winter may be a wonderland for dogs and their owners when a few inches of light snow dust the ground.... View Article

October 24, 2018
Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Top 5 Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Halloween may be a fun-filled holiday for pet owners. Yet unfamiliar noises, candy and unexpected visits from trick-or-treaters are just... View Article