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Halloween Festivities and How To Protect Your Pets From Chocolate & Xylitol

What does your pet think about Halloween? Not all pets like Halloween. In fact some of them think it is very scary. Here are some things you can do to help your pet adjust to Halloween. The two biggest problems with Halloween are injuries and poisoning — and animal emergency clinics traditionally see plenty of […]

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Chocolate and Pets Don’t Mix! Halloween Special

With Halloween approaching there may be more goodies in your house than normal and it is not unusual for your pets to want to sample what you have. This can be dangerous especially if your four footed friends help themselves to chocolate.  Cocoa and chocolate can be particularly toxic to dogs as it contains a […]

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Premium Holistic Dog Food For All Life Stages

There are many healthy diets for dogs. “Biologically-appropriate” is a term we often hear. For many years, most dog foods available were less-than-optimal when you consider that canines evolved primarily as meat-eaters. The best diet for your dog is also one that fits the lifestyles and budget of the people who feed the dog. For example, […]

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What Most Pet Owners Never Think About: Fall Safety Tips for your Pets

Fall Safety Tips for your Pets when it comes to FLEA protection and other outside dangers. Fall is a beautiful time of year but it can actually be dangerous for your pet! When the weather gets colder, the fleas are also looking to attach to furry hosts such as your pets. This is the time […]

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Top causes of Itch in Pets: Pet Allergy Symptoms

Is your pet itching like crazy? Exploring common causes of itch and pet allergy symptoms, treatments and causes, may be just what you need to help end the itch cycle! Because unfortunately, most people treat symptoms and not the root cause of itch.  When a pet presents with signs of allergies, the first thing to do […]

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When your pet presents signs of allergies – get a free Pet Allergies eBook

Because pet allergies are so common, and the symptoms so annoying to pets, helping with allergies is one of the most common things veterinarians do. Only because there are so many different mechanisms for allergy symptoms does it seem like pet allergies can be complicated. For the owner of the allergic dog or cat, allergies […]

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Helping Mushu, the old grumpy cat, to feel joyful and healthy after Feline Diabetes

When Dan was asked to temporarily look after Mushu for a year, he happily accepted the owner’s offer. Dan hadjust lost a beloved cat, and Mushu would soothe his healing heart. Or so he thought. “Mushu was not a friendly kitty as I quickly found out,” remembers this cat lover based in St. Albert, Alberta. […]

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Pet Allergies & Immunology everything you need to know in our FREE eBook!

Itchy Pets? So many pets have allergies, that if your pet is among them, you’re certainly not alone!  While one in five cats have allergies, it’s estimated that almost half of all dogs in the United States suffer from some kind of allergies. That’s a lot of uncomfortable dogs! Did you know – skin allergies […]

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Cancer and your Pet (Preventative Pet Care)

Cancer and your Pet Of all diseases that can strike our dogs, cancer is one of the most feared. In southwestern Ontario alone, human cancer has increased by 37% over the past 30 years, and animal cancer is following suit. Why is this disease becoming such a major health problem in our dogs? One reason is because of […]

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Top 5 Aging Problems in Cats & Advice by Veterinarian, Dr. Janice

Top 5 Aging Problems in Cats and preventative advice by our expert Veterinarian, Dr. Janice: As cats age they experience changes in their health.  As the guardian of an older cat, it is important to understand the most common illness and conditions that affect geriatric felines. Take action. Many of these geriatric issues can be detected […]

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