News

  • Shark Awareness Day

    Jul 14 2016

    As SharkWeek nears, with all the hype and excitement it appears to conjure, I feel compelled once again to speak out on behalf of these wonderful inhabitants of our planet. …

  • Thumbnail for The Dog Days of Summer: Avoiding Heatstroke and Dehydration

    The Dog Days of Summer: Avoiding Heatstroke and Dehydration

    Jul 07 2016

    During the long, hot, ‘dog days of summer’, it is important to pay attention to just how hot our pets can get in extreme heat, and make sure we are aware of the signs they show if they are getting…

  • Thumbnail for 5 summer vacations you can bring your dog on

    5 summer vacations you can bring your dog on

    Jun 30 2016

    Summer is here, and that means summer vacation! However, if you’re a dog owner, you know all too well that the excitement of packing up for a fun summer trip can be tempered by the big, sad eyes of…

  • Thumbnail for 5 tips for a positive Take Your Dog to Work Day

    5 tips for a positive Take Your Dog to Work Day

    Jun 23 2016

    This Friday, June 24th is Take Your Dog to Work Day! This day started in 1996 in the UK by Pet Sitters International, encouraging pet parents to bring their beloved pups to work with them. The United…

  • The Importance of Pet Insurance

    Jun 20 2016

    As much as we try to keep our pets safe, it is inevitable that they will get sick or have an accident sometime throughout their lifetime. When dogs and cats are young, they are more likely to get…

  • Beat the Heat

    Jun 17 2016

    How you can help keep your dog cool on hot Muskoka days

  • Thumbnail for June is National Microchipping Month!

    June is National Microchipping Month!

    Jun 16 2016

    Microchipping is a simple way to greatly increase the chances of your pet being reunited with you, should they ever get lost or separated.  Most vets will encourage microchipping your pet and…