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  • We want YOUR ideas for our new logo!

    May 09 2019

    WE WANT YOUR IDEAS! With our new clinic under construction, we’re freshening everything up…including our logo! Our top priority is to add a cat, so that all of our patients…

  • I love lilies but I love my cat more

    I love lilies…but I love my cat more!

    Mar 23 2019

    Our final Pet Poison Prevention week article is about lilies- one of the most dangerous toxins that cats can be exposed to. Almost every kind of lily is lethal to…

  • cat and green onion

    Garlic, onions, chives and leeks are poisonous to cats and dogs

    Mar 21 2019

    Onions, garlic, chives, and leeks may be the basis of many culinary masterpieces. but today’s Pet Poison Prevention Week article explains why this “fearsome foursome” is bad news for cats…

  • dog and grapes

    Grapes, raisins and currants…the mysterious toxins

    Mar 20 2019

    Pet Poison Prevention Week continues, and today’s focus is grapes, raisins, and currants, which can cause kidney failure and even death in dogs. That includes oatmeal raisin cookies, cinnamon raisin…

  • cat and human medication

    Never give human pain medications to your pets!

    Mar 19 2019

    Today’s Pet Poison Prevention Week article is about human pain medications…and why you should NEVER give them to your pets! Over-the-counter anti-inflammatory medications like Aleve (naproxen), Advil (ibuprofen), Aspirin (ASA),…

  • dog with chocolate easter eggs

    Chocolate…the Most Common Toxin Consumed by our Canine Patients

    Mar 18 2019

    This week is Poison Prevention week, so we will be sharing important information about different pet toxins all week long. Easter is just around the corner with all of its…

  • Suki - Diabetic Feature Cat

    Diabetes in Cats and Dogs

    Nov 14 2018

    Today is World Diabetes Day! Did you know that diabetes is actually quite a common condition in dogs and cats? Read on to learn how to help prevent your pet…

  • 7 Ways to Keep Your Pets Safe on Halloween!

    Oct 31 2018

    7 TIPS TO KEEP YOUR PETS HAPPY & SAFE THIS HALLOWEEN! Halloween is a fun time of year for humans, but that isn’t always the case for pets. A parade…

  • Rabies – a Real Risk to Pets in Ontario

    Sep 28 2018

    Today is World Rabies Day. Here are the top 5 things you need to know: 1. Rabies is horrible. It is painful and fatal to pets and wild animals, and…

  • Make Sure Your Pet is Prepared for a Disaster!

    Sep 27 2018

    Simba‚Äôs ready to evacuate in an emergency…is your pet? September is National Disaster Preparedness Month. An emergency can happen at any time, and in a worst-case scenario you may only…