Blog

  • Default Image

    Dyeing Your Cat’s Fur: Is It Bad?

    Apr 14 2018

    Can dye hurt your cat? Easter has come and gone, and springtime is the time of all sorts of colours all over the place. Pet owners may be tempted to…

  • Default Image

    BC Animal Abuse Prevention Day – April 23rd!

    Apr 13 2018

    On Monday, April 23rd, the province of British Columbia will be holding its sixth annual Animal Abuse Prevention Day! This day of action is designated to raise awareness about the…

  • Default Image

    April Is Pet First Aid Awareness Month!

    Apr 07 2018

    April is our month of awareness for pet first aid. First aid is very important to remember when it comes to pets– if your pet’s health declines in any way…

  • Default Image

    Healthier Skin and Coats For Your Dog

    Apr 07 2018

    An often overlooked yet important indicator of your pet’s health is the quality of their skin and coat. Dry, brittle fur, itchy or flaky skin, and other unwanted irritations almost…

  • Default Image

    Aspirin Toxicity For Cats

    Apr 07 2018

    Overview:  Aspirin is a drug that has many benefits for both pets and people; unfortunately, it can also be dangerous. Cats are especially sensitive to aspirin because they don’t break it…

  • Default Image

    Springtime Safety

    Mar 31 2018

    Here are some safety tips from the ASPCA! Easter Treats and Decorations Keep lilies and candy in check—chocolate goodies are toxic to cats and dogs, and all true lilies can…

  • Default Image

    Happy Easter Friday! Here Are Some Easter Treats For Your Pets

    Mar 30 2018

    While we humans are gorging on sugary Peeps and chocolate bunnies, you can whip up some nutritious treats for your pup to indulge in. Check out the recipes for these…

  • Default Image

    Easter With Pets: Are Eggs Something You Should Worry About?

    Mar 24 2018

    Many pet owners wonder about the hazards of feeding eggshells and raw eggs to their pets. The Easter season, when eggs take on the added symbolism of being gifts, is…

  • Default Image

    Easter Lily Poisoning In Cats

    Mar 23 2018

    It’s almost Easter, where Easter egg hunts are the most dangerous things for pets. But here’s something else you have to look out for at this time of year: Easter…

  • Default Image

    Your Dog Scoots Along The Floor – What Does It Mean?

    Mar 17 2018

    When dogs scoot their butts on the floor or grass, people often consider it a comical or embarrassing behavior as though the dog is doing it for pleasure. In reality, when dogs scoot, it…