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  • Dec 13 2019

    Having the talk… about Catnip

     Catnip is a funny thing and is often called the ‘Feline Marijuana’ as it can cause them to jump, roll, play, and zone out in some cases. But what is…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Service & Working Dog Shout-Out

    September is National Service Dog Month, and we thought we’d take a moment to recognize all the different roles dogs play in our lives. For most of us, dogs are…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Vacationing with your pets

    June is ending, and school is just about out. It’s summertime, and for those of us fortunate enough to get some time off to enjoy the sun, vacations may be…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Heat Stroke

    With the temperatures rising and the sun shining, many of us start becoming a little more active outdoors, often together with our pets. Heat exhaustion and heatstroke can happen to…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Summer Time Swims

    With the sun shining and the warm weather here to stay (hopefully), it’s time for hiking, camping, lakes, swimming, and fun. There are lots of things to consider when planning…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Tick Pow Wow – 7 points, 5 minutes

    It’s tick season again. You may have already noticed clinics around town mentioning the topic or seen somewhere on social media a shared link about them. Instead of a long…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Spring Time, Let Allergy Season Begin! – Sneezing, itching, and crying!

    As the snow melts, it is common for us to see an increasing number of environmental allergies flare-up in some of our pets. Whether it be snow mould or the…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Choosing a Puppy/Breed

    Spring is finally here! The snow on the ground may linger around for a bit longer yet, but at least the days are getting longer and the temperatures rising!  March…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Veterinary Dental Insider: Why the Anesthesia? – Pet Dental Awareness Month Part 3

    A question I often get regarding pet dental work is, why the anesthesia? What about anesthetic free dental cleanings that are offered at the groomers?  As pet dental awareness month…

  • Dec 13 2019

    Oral Health: More Than Just Clean Teeth – Pet Dental Awareness Month Part 2

    Dental care is not cheap, for people and pets alike. I think we can all agree on that. For our pets, a large portion of that cost is due to…